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TGIF2 Thank Goodness It’s Festival Friday!

June 7, 2019 by Tim Ehrenberg

TGIF2 Thank Goodness It’s Festival Friday! Who doesn’t love a Friday? After a long week of work, it’s the perfect time to treat yourself and someone special to a night out on the town. Friday night (June 14th) of our Festival weekend is an exciting evening of events.

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Rich Hjulstrom Advocates for Susan Orlean

June 1, 2019 by Rich Hjulstrom

A book about libraries, you say? Sounds dull. Not so with Orlean’s ability to weave a whodunit into the cause of the fire, with vignettes about the sometimes wacky patrons and employees at the L.A. libraries, and a beautiful look at the commitment of the city and the local community to rescue books during the fire and to rebuild the library.

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Kitty Pochman advocates for Sylvia Earle

May 24, 2019 by Kitty Pochman

By virtue of living on Nantucket we have an intimate relationship with the ocean. Coastlines and coastal communities are disproportionately impacted by the effects of climate change on our oceans. Pick up your own copy of Blue Hope and be mesmerized by the spectacular photographs reminding us that we too must care for the magnificent ocean resources.

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Mary Haft advocates for Lea Carpenter

May 17, 2019 by Mary Haft

Finely wrought and deeply felt narrative brought me to Lea Carpenter with her first book, Eleven Days. As a Marine Mom with a son deployed in Afghanistan, I identified with her Navy Seal mother, struggling against the tide of rising war, waiting for news of her son who has gone missing during a mission.

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Ann Sullivan advocates for Madeline Miller

May 14, 2019 by Ann Sullivan

With Circe, Madeline Miller has given us a gorgeous retelling of an ancient story. Do not be tempted to believe this is your average English 101 reading of The Odyssey. And although we have known the ending of this story for thousands of years, there is real suspense...

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