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A quick recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

    Beyond The Book

    It’s still spring, but that’s no reason not to get a jump on your summertime reading plans!

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      Thirty Girls

      Susan Minot

      A Ugandan teenager and an American journalist struggle to find meaning in horrific wartime events

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      As a once-famous woman grapples at middle age with a decline of fortune, this novel poses truths of the human condition.

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      An illuminating account of how an obscure German princess became Catherine the Great of Russia

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      Meet the LCP’s John Van Horne

      By Seymour I. “Spence” Toll

      In honor of National Library Week, a look at a peerless scholar who understands the value of libraries, education, and books.

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      In a book that is about much more than farming, Arlo Crawford details the hard work required for agriculture and the work required for self-fulfillment and discovery.

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      It's springtime in DC (finally!), and the change of seasons has us thinking about weather. For those who prefer to read about catastrophic weather rather than experience it, here are a few novels where atmospheric disturbances are characters in their own right.

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      Mark Perry provides readers with a riveting and accessible biography of General Douglas MacArthur, one of the most complex characters from American history.

      Beyond The Book

      A quick recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.