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Sharon Charde’s poems are deeply personal, the emotional resonance coming from the writer’s forceful honesty, and her insistence upon it. 

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Tom Blagden’s Photos Explore the Grand Canyon

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Thomas Blagden Jr.’s eighth photographic book, “The Grand Canyon: Unseen Beauty: Running the Colorado River,” will be the topic of the Sept.12 White Hart Speaker Series.

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Grifting the Literary World for Fun and Profit

Books: ‘Loudermilk: Or The Real Poet, or The Origin of the World’

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Summer’s Hottest Book Explores Women’s Desire

Books: ‘Three Women’

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A Baseball History Explores 10 Iconic Pitches

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Tyler Kepner is the national baseball writer for The New York Times. This means he gets to go pretty much wherever he thinks there is a good story. It also means he had the time and resources to conduct the interviews and research necessary to produce one of the most interesting books about baseball to come down the pike in a good while.
That book is “K: A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches” (Doubleday, $28.95).
In a telephone interview on Wednesday, July 10, Kepner was asked about the structure of the book.

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Dada in the Jungle

Books: ‘Costalegre’ by Courtney Maum

What I like about “Costalegre,” the new novel by Courtney Maum; 
• it has lists and drawings 
• the book is a diary 
• the neglected 15 year old’s observations 
• the way she makes lists of things that seem unrelated, names of tropical plants, what she does and doesn’t like about other characters, 

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A Girl Finds Her True Self In Wartime New York City

Books: ‘City of Girls’

Like a dip in cool Lake Wononscopomuc after a steamy afternoon of gardening, Elizabeth Gilbert’s “City of Girls” refreshed me, invigorated me. It might be my pick for novel of the summer, particularly for us girls. 

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New Edition Of Margaret Roach’s Garden Book

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If we had a Gardening Laureate like our Poet Laureate,  I would appoint our New York neighbor Margaret Roach, who has a weekly radio show broadcast from WHDD, (Robin Hood Radio in Sharon), writes a weekly blog called A Way to Garden, does a podcast of the same name, while managing her 2.3 acre garden in Copake Falls, opening it for educational and how-to talks, and writes important gardening books. (Phew)

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In Spite of History, The Tribal Heart Beats On

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A Modern Love Story by the Young Irish Writer Everyone Is Talking About

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