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Autobiography/Memoir
Sunny Solomon

The Thanksgiving Visitor

My annual reading of Truman Capote’s beloved story of the spirit of giving is my bellwether that Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade cannot be far away.

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Children’s picture books
Sunny Solomon

A Night of Tamales & Roses

A Night of Tamales & Roses is at its simplest, a story of stage fright. It is also the story of little Ana Luisa, whose

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Fiction
Sunny Solomon

Coal Black Horse

Robert Olmstead has given us a little literary gem in Coal Black Horse, the tale of fourteen year old Robey Childs, who has been sent

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Children’s picture books
Sunny Solomon

A Story For Bear

With summer on the horizon, can a good beach read be far behind? Well, forget the sexy chick lit, the political thriller or the sophisticated

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Fiction
Sunny Solomon

Falling Man

In four months, it will have been six years since 9/11. The reading public has, since that ominous day in American history, been plowed under

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Biography
Sunny Solomon

Will in the World

The subtitle of Greenblatt’s book is How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare. It is a great lead-in to this most lively and innovative look at the Bard’s

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Children’s picture books
Sunny Solomon

The Wolves in the Walls

Oh, my gosh! This book is so scary it will make you scream until you laugh, and then you will cheer for Lucy who is

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Biography
Sunny Solomon

An Uncommon Friendship

Just when we think we’ve read all the Holocaust books that we can, Bernard Rosner and Frederic Tubach come up with a book that almost

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