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Best Books To Read Before Heading Off To College

It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.

08/28/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

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UT Press Announces Texas Bookshelf Project

Longing to learn more about the Lone Star State?

08/15/2013

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Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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New Beach Reads for Summer

There’s nothing better than relaxing at the beach or by the pool with a good book in your hand. This summer kick back with one of these new release by our favorite authors from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

06/13/2013

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Best Books For Dad This Father’s Day

Need a good gift idea for Dad this Father’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything your Dad will love.

06/04/2013

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Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In Houston

Just because it’s summer vacation in Houston does not mean that your kids should not pick up another book until school starts again in August — take them to these great reading events to get them turning pages.

05/31/2013

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Best Books For Mom This Mother’s Day

Looking for some good books for Mom this Mother’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything from personal memoirs to fictional mysteries and more.

05/02/2013

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Save Your Money Mondays: Cut Costs On Books For Spring, Summer Reading

Reading during the spring and summer months is a joy for many. One can acquire a great space in the great outdoors and become lost in a great adventure, delve into the realms of a mystery, or just visually run wild with a great novel.

04/08/2013

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Library Sign: Armstrong Books To Go To Fiction Section

A sign posted in an Australian library told patrons that all nonfiction books about Lance Armstrong would be moved to the facility’s fiction section.

01/22/2013

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