Kathy’s Picks for the Week of July 7th

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The best books of 2014: what are your favourites so far? @ http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2014/jul/07/the-best-books-of-2014-what-are-your-favourites-so-far

Shelving to Save a Book’s Life @ http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/07/how-shelving-can-save-the-life-of-a-book/373164/

10 business books for your summer reading @ http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/10-business-books-for-your-summer-reading/2014/07/03/929fe8d4-0089-11e4-8fd0-3a663dfa68ac_story.html

New Books This Week @Giovatto Library

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New Books This Week
Celebraciones Mexicanaa: History, Tradition, and Recipes
Digital Collections Worldwide: An Annotated Directory
The Europa World Year Book, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of American Business, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Emerging Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of World Business, 2014
It’s Not about the Coffee: Lessons on Putting People First from a Life at Starbucks
Life after College: 10 Steps to Build a Life Your Love
Medical Marijuana
Nantucket Sisters, a novel
Oracle Essentials (Oracle Database 12c)
Oracle PL/SQL Programming
The Rowman & Littlefield Guide to Writing with Sources
Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 10 Minutes
The Summer Wind, a novel
Sun Tzu: The Art of War for Managers
Top Secret Twenty-One, a novel
The Wawa Way: How a Funny Name & 6 Core Values Revolutionized Convenience

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 23rd

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Booksellers score some points in Amazon’s spat with Hachette @http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/21/business/booksellers-score-some-points-in-amazons-standoff-with-hachette.html?hpw&rref=technology&_r=0

Check It Out: Florida university library to lend drones to students @ http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/21/us/college-lends-drones-to-students/

Harvard Health books win awards @ http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/harvard-health-books-win-awards-201406237231

Patterson donates books to New York City schools @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/06/23/james-patterson-new-york-city-schools-books-giveaway/11266131/

Writing Academic Novels for Fun and (Little) Profit @ http://chronicle.com/article/Writing-Academic-Novels-for/146855/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 16th

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Benches shaped like open books will pop up in London this summer @ http://lisnews.org/benches_shaped_like_open_books_will_pop_up_in_london_this_summer

Best New Books for summer reading 2014 @ http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/top-lists/best-new-books-for-summer-reading-2014/

The Book Insider @ http://thebookinsider.com/the-one-website-book-lovers-need-to-know/?utm_source=taboola&utm_medium=referral

The 19-year old start-up (Highwire Press) @ http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/06/04/highwire-press-after-19-years-stanford-u-spins#sthash.LUlUPmU4.dpbs

Summer reading list: 4 books that will hit the big screen this fall @ http://college.usatoday.com/2014/06/15/summer-reading-list-4-books-that-will-hit-the-big-screen-this-fall/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 2nd

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Amazon vs. Hachette: A Custody Battle for the Future of Books? @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/emma-walton-hamilton/amazon-vs-hachette-a-book-sales_b_5431335.html

Ghosts in the Stacks: Finding the forgotten books @ http://www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/books/2014/06/09/140609crbo_books_smallwood

Heat up your summer with 30 new books @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/05/28/30-hot-summer-books-stephen-king-george-rr-martin-liane-moriarty/9619055/

Library of Congress searches for missing Jefferson books @ http://www.npr.org/2014/05/29/316891473/library-of-congress-searches-for-missing-jefferson-books

25 Popular Business Books Summarized in One Sentence Each @ http://www.businessinsider.com/famous-business-book-summaries-2014-5

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of May 26th

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Amazon Strategy Raises Hackles in Germany @ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/27/business/international/amazon-strategy-raises-hackles-in-germany.html?hpw&rref=business&_r=0

Beach Reads 2014 (From Amazon) @ http://www.amazon.com/b/ref=s9_al_bw_brwse?_encoding=UTF8&node=9214785011&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-4&pf_rd_r=1C4V3XW8QN2V7PBR55XV&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1807552562&pf_rd_i=9164523011

Book Buzz: U.K. cuts classic American lit from exams @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/05/27/book-buzz-uk-cuts-classic-american-lit-from-exams/9622565/
Book Expo America 2014 @ http://www.bookexpoamerica.com/ May 29th – May 31st.

BookExpo America 2014: Books, Events and Authors to Watch for @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-parkin/bookexpo-america-2014-boo_b_5360569.html

The 10 Best Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List Right This Second @ http://www.glamour.com/entertainment/blogs/obsessed/2014/05/summer-books-reading-list.html

12 New books you need to read this summer (From BusinessInsider) @ http://www.businessinsider.com/books-to-read-this-summer-2014-5

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of May 19th

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Book Expo America 2014 @ http://www.bookexpoamerica.com/

May 29th – May 31st.

French book publishers risk being lost in translation without global reach @ http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/13/french-language-international-book-publishing

Kids Don’t Read Books Because Parents Don’t Read Books @ http://www.forbes.com/sites/jordanshapiro/2014/05/13/kids-dont-read-books-because-parents-dont-read-books/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of May 5th

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New Poll Reveals Americans’ 10 Favorite Books of All Time @ http://parade.condenast.com/286409/viannguyen/new-poll-reveals-americans-10-favorite-books-of-all-time/

And they are all part of our Library Collection! They will be on display at the Library.
Books to Watch Out for: May @ http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2014/05/books-to-watch-out-for-may-1.html

Cramming @ http://www.studygs.net/tstprp7.htm

10 Tips for Terrific Test Taking @ http://www.studygs.net/tsttak1.htm

Job Market for College Graduates Improves Slightly @ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/23/business/economy/job-market-for-college-graduates-improves-slightly.html?_r=0

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of April 28th

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General Test Preparation @ http://www.studygs.net/tstprp1.htm

How a 700-page economics book surged to no. 1 on Amazon @ http://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-a-700-page-economics-book-surged-to-no-1-on-amazon/

This book is available in the Library collection.

The Process and Types of Writing @ http://www.studygs.net/writing/index.htm

What You Need to Know before Letting Your Kids Read E-Books @ http://time.com/#77751/e-books-reading-children/

World Book Night US: April 23, 2014 @ http://www.us.worldbooknight.org/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of April 21st

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Final Tribute to Gabriel Garcia Marquez @ http://www.voanews.com/content/final-tribute-to-gabriel-garcia-marquez/1898311.html

Many of Garcia Marquez’ books are in our collection and will be on display @ the Library.

6 Books you should read this spring @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/22/april-books-new-books-april-2014_n_5169145.html

14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in ’14 @ http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233076#

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