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A Footnote Leads To Reprinting A Secret Diary From A Concentration Camp

In 2010, Timothy Boyce, an attorney from North Carolina, was reading a memoir about one of the youngest survivors of a Nazi concentration camp. In that book were details about the man who saved his life and his name was Odd Nansen. Boyce learned that Nansen, a Norwegian, had kept a diary which spanned his 3-and-and-a half Read more…

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RJ Julia Booksellers Presents: A Free Festival Of Children’s Books

Join us Saturday, April 25 10am – 3pm Davis Street Arts and Academics School 35 Davis Street, New Haven, CT FREE Admission! Join us for a fun-filled day meeting your favorite authors! There will be author talks, book signings, photo opportunities and loads of other fun activities! Enjoy great music, delicious food, creative crafts (look Read more…

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Independent Book Stores In Connecticut

Connecticut Stores So many of these wonderful independent book stores are in the heart of our towns across the state, this is a book trail for you to follow to go see them and give them your business, to help keep them part of their communities. “Get Out Of Your Car” and go see Connecticut, Read more…

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Want Your Connecticut Library Featured?

Network Connecticut and Nutmeg Junction are accepting nominations for honoring Connecticut libraries during National Library Week with a Nutmeg Junction cartoon. National Library Week will be observed April 13-19, 2014 with the theme, “Lives change @ your library®.” So nominate your CT library! We might feature that library with a special cartoon on Ann Nyberg’s “Network Connecticut!”

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Gina and Chris Are Dreaming About A Book Shop

Gina Holmes and Chris Jones of Waterford have a dream and they plan to make it reality, they are determined to be the owners of a new 3,000 square foot book shop in New London, Connecticut. Today they’re standing in the middle of a cement space, but soon in a “tomorrow” not far off they Read more…

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R.J. Julia Bookstore Turns 20!

R.J. Julia Bookstore in Madison, Connecticut is celebrating its 20th birthday. One of the country’s most well known and successful independent bookstores, known for its author events, has a lot to crow about. In a time of a seismic shift in the way in which people read and get their information, this shop chocked full Read more…

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