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This Week In Books (12/27 – 01/01)

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Best Selling Fiction  –  LILY & THE OCTOPUS by Steven Rowley and read by Carolyn Cornia sd(M-F 11AM-12PM; 9:30PM-10:30PM)

Best Seller Non- Fiction (NEW!) –  BREAKING ROCKEFELLER:THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF THE AMBITIOUS RIVALS WHO TOPPLED AN OIL EMPIRE by Peter B. Doran and read by Ray Lang and, starting Thursday, PIT BULL: THE BATTLE OVER AN AMERICAN ICON by Bronwen Dickey and read by Natalia Gonzalez (M-F 9AM-10AM; 7PM-8PM)

Book Off The Shelf (NEW!)  –  THE INVENTION OF WINGS by Sue Monk Kidd and read by Carolyn Cornia and, starting Wednesday, CHASING THE SCREAM: THE FIRST AND LAST DAYS OF THE WAR ON DRUGS by Johann Hari and read by Margie Kollis (M-F 2:30PM-3PM; 10:30PM-11PM)

Great Literature –  LES MISERABLES by Victor Hugo and read by Charlotte Travioso (M-F 8PM-9PM)

Midday Short Story  – WRBH HOLIDAY STORIES! (see here for full list) (MTThF at 12:30PM-1PM)

Midday Poetry  – WRBH HOLIDAY STORIES! (see here for full list) (W at 12:30PM-1PM)

Biographies  –  SHAKESPEARE: A LIFE by Peter Ackroyd (M-F 2PM-2:30PM)

YA Literature  –  THE WIDE WINDOW by Lemony Snicket (M-Sun 9PM-9:30PM)

Crescent City Chronicles  –  WIN THE RACE OR DIE TRYING: UNCLE EARL’S LAST HURRAH by Jack McGuire (Sat 5PM-6PM)


Tales of Terror – NIGHTMARES & DREAMSCAPES by Stephen King (W 12AM-1AM; Sat 1AM-2AM)

Monday Mystery  – THE DARKEST SECRET by Alex Marwood (T 12AM-2AM)

Thrilling Thursday – THE TEETH OF THE TIGER by Tom Clancy (F 12AM-1AM)

Spanish – A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES (La conjura de los necios) by John Kennedy O’Toole and read by Salvador  (Sat & Sun 6PM) 

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