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I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide.

Please Allow Me To Cat-roduce Myself…

Please Allow Me To Cat-roduce Myself…

                          The Cat’s Out of the Bag! Written by Natalia Gonzalez, January 27, 2015 In case you weren’t aware, WRBH recently “hired” a new employee – but not your typical employee – this one walks on 4 legs and is covered in grey

Slaughterhouse-Five (or The Children’s Crusade: A Dirty-Dance With Death)

Slaughterhouse-Five (or The Children’s Crusade: A Dirty-Dance With Death)

FEATURED GREAT LITERATURE “Listen: Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time.” So begins Vonnegut’s absurdist 1969 classic. Slaughterhouse-Five is one of  the world’s great anti-war books. Centering on the  infamous fire-bombing of Dresden, Billy Pilgrim’s odyssey through time reflects the mythic journey  of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning  in what we are afraid to know.


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Feb 02, 2015 - 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Details: Live reading of the Times Picayune, Nola.com and The New Orleans Advocate
Feb 02, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Feb 02, 2015 - 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Feb 02, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Details: Reading from quarterly, monthly, and bi-monthly publications and digital editions.
Feb 02, 2015 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Details: A reading from today's Wall Street Journal taken from their website.
Featured Books
The Supreme Macaroni Company

The Supreme Macaroni Company

FEATURED FICTION For more than one hundred years, the Angelini Shoe Company in Greenwich Village has relied on the leather produced by Vechiarelli & Son in Tuscany. This ancient business partnership provides a twist of fate for Valentine Roncalli, the schoolteacher-turned-shoemaker, to fall in love with Gianluca Vechiarelli, a tanner with a complex past .

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