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Rare Books Go Up For Sale At Southport, Conn. Library

An annual book sale was held this weekend at the Pequot Library in Southport, Conn., and it is a sale that insiders never miss.

07/28/2013

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Seen At 11: Shop Online … For Heroin? It Could Be Happening In Your Home

Among the usual bills and junk mail, one woman found a strange package in her mailbox addressed to her son. The priority mail envelope contained a shocking special delivery, heroin.

07/25/2013

'Hidden Order' by Brad Thor

Beach Reads: ‘Hidden Order’ By Brad Thor

The book centers around the Federal Reserve. If you think the Fed, isn’t interesting fodder for a thriller, check this book out to see just how wrong you are.

07/03/2013

"Children of the Jaracanda Tree" by Sahar Delijani

Beach Reads: ‘Children Of The Jacaranda Tree’ By Sahar Delijani

The book looks at post-revolutionary Iran in the early 1980s and follows the children of the political activists who were jailed.

06/27/2013

"The King's Deception" by Steve Berry

Beach Reads: ‘The King’s Deception’ By Steve Berry

A new thriller from author Steve Berry, featuring his recurring character Cotton Malone is based on the legend that Queen Elizabeth I may not have been who everyone thought SHE was.

06/20/2013

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6 New Beach Reads for Summer

There’s nothing better than relaxing at the beach or by the pool with a good book in your hand. This summer kick back with one of these new releases by Lauren Weisberger, Jennifer Weiner and some of our other favorite authors from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

06/15/2013

'The Look of Love' by Bella Andre

Beach Reads: ‘The Look Of Love’ By Bella Andre

Are you heading out to the beach this summer and looking for something to read? WCBS 880 is back with its Beach Reads series. Every Thursday, look for a new recommendation.

06/13/2013

6.5.13 Sylvia Day

Steamy Summer Fiction Author Releases Latest Beach Read

Before there was E.L. James and 50 Shades Of Grey, there was Sylvia Day and her adult fiction novels — which have made her a New York Times bestseller several times over.

06/05/2013

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Best Books For Dad This Father’s Day

Need a good gift idea for Dad this Father’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything your Dad will love.

06/04/2013

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Lauren Weisberger’s 5 Favorite NYC Spots

Lauren Weisberger is the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and its upcoming sequel Revenge Wears Prada. Here, she shares her favorite New York City restaurants, museums and parks.

06/04/2013

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An Excerpt From Craig Carton’s “Loudmouth”

Craig Carton is one of radio’s loudest, orneriest, most beloved and highest-rated personalities as co-host of WFAN’s Boomer And Carton In The Morning radio program. His debut book, Loudmouth, is a bold and hilarious memoir of sports, manhood, and what it is to be a fan. Here is an excerpt from Carton’s Loudmouth.

06/04/2013

5.14.13 Alison Sweeny

Actress & Host Alison Sweeney Debuts New Novel

These days, we’re used to seeing Alison Sweeney as the host of The Biggest Loser, but now the former Days of Our Lives cast member — and mother of two — is debuting a juicy novel that peels back the curtains on Hollywood.

05/14/2013

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Best Books For Mom This Mother’s Day

Looking for some good books for Mom this Mother’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything from personal memoirs to fictional mysteries and more.

05/02/2013

Extra security for Central Park race, April 21, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bomb Squad Called In Over Backpack During Central Park Race

A man with a backpack riding a bicycle through the Run for the Parks caused the bomb squad to be called in. Bicycles and backpacks were banned from the race.

04/21/2013

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Saddle Brook Girl Scouts Exceed Book Drive Goal By Almost 55 Times

The Girl Scouts’ slogan is “Do a good turn daily” and Troop 4324 in Saddle Brook certainly lived up to that.

04/12/2013

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