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Lucky 7: John Gardner

November 27, 2012 • No Comments

John Gardner’s legendary life could have been the stuff of fiction, but it was true, all true. He perfected the now-almost-forgotten art of being a bad boy author. And Barry Silesky’s biography — John Gardner,…

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Lucky 7: Boone

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“Robert Morgan’s lyric mountain language is equal to the epic sweep of history, to the grandeur of the land itself.” — Lee Smith, author of Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger
The focus of our…

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Lucky 7 for November: The Stories behind the Stories

No Comments November 1, 2012 • No Comments

The Stories behind the Stories
Meet the people behind the icons, find the facts behind the legends, and discover forgotten stories you should know. These true tales turn out to be even more fascinating than…

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February 12, 2010

Book Booty Giveaway: Lincoln Edition

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As all you patriot-minded people probably know, today is Lincoln’s Birthday! In honor of our 16th President, we’re holding a little contest to see how well you know him.
To one randomly selected winner, we’re…

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