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Durham County Library Presents: Let’s Work Together To Stop Domestic and Sexual Violence

Durham County Library and Durham Crisis Response Center (DCRC) is proud to work with The Durham Chapter of The Links, Inc. to produce “Let’s Work Together To Stop Domestic and Sexual Violence”, Saturday, April 9, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., at the Durham County Public Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and […]

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Little Women

I’m so glad I finally read this book that I received as a gift in 1987. It’s one of the real classics, written in the mid 1800’s with language of the period that sometimes was a little difficult to interpret. I can’t say this book was one of my favorites, but possibly if I had […]

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Pandora’s Lunchbox : How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal

Warner writes an enjoyably readable account of what we eat when we eat processed foods — which accounts for 70% of the American diet. Her investigation took her to research labs, university food science departments, and factories around the country. In addition to demonstrating the nutritional inferiority of processed food, she reveals its profound health […]

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The Violets of March

This seemed to be an appropriate month to read Sarah Jio’s first novel. I’ve read her later books, and there is a danger sometimes in going back to read an author’s freshman effort. It’s a story that toggles between the present and 1943 and involves family secrets that cross several generations: all elements that usually […]

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