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Sonia Manzano – Becoming Maria

I run to our fourth-floor window, looking out for anything, when I see Uncle Eddie’s car pull up. Out spills his wife, Bon Bon; my uncle Frank; his wife, Iris; and my beautiful mother. She is dressed in a soft-colored yellow dress with pleats down the front that she made herself. My father enters my

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September 14, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: December 14, 2014

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: December 14, 2014

We’re keeping an eye on the kids in this week’s “Dog-eared and dispatched,” both what they want to read and how those books are made. We also have gathered together a few of the “best of” lists that are doing the rounds. After that, this column will be taking a break until the new year:

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December 14, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Greetings, literary citizens! In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, we explore the aftermath of Amazon’s first-quarter financial report. Next, we investigate copyright claims pertaining to Lawrence & Wishart’s translation of the collected works of Marx and Engels. Meanwhile, we get up to speed on News Corporation’s pending purchase of Harlequin Enterprises.

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May 4, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Happy Sunday, literary citizens! For many of you students out there, this weekend marks the start of Spring Break; all of us at Late Night Library wish you a remarkable week of rejuvenation. Ditto to the rest of our readers as well! Let us help all of you start the week off right with a

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March 23, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 29, 2013

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

The results are in for this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture. Scholastic continues the season of literary giving by selecting Reach Out and Read as the recipient of their enormous book donation. In a fitting vindication of the necessity of such nonprofit organizations, the NEA has revealed the findings of their

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September 29, 2013

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