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#sundayread for January 13, 2019

Sunday, January 13th, 2019

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#sundayread for January 6, 2019

Sunday, January 6th, 2019
train station reader

Photo: Simon Jowett (CC)

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Happy 2019!

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019
fox, Birmingham Zoo

Photo: Jim Bauer (CC)

Happy New Year! May it be your best (y)ear ever.

#sundayread for December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30th, 2018
stacks of books on kitchen table

Photo: George Redgrave (CC)

Part 2: My picks for #sundayread for December 30, 2018, highlighting the year’s best reads:

All my #sundayread picks for 2018. And visit Part 1 from Dec. 24.

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Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

Merry Christmas!

Take a look at the wonderful “Twelve Days of Christmas” from cartoonist Liz Climo.

#sundayread for December 23, 2018

Sunday, December 23rd, 2018
Christmas book silhouette

Photo: FabCafe (CC)

Part 1: My picks for #sundayread for December 23, 2018, highlighting the year’s best reads:

All my #sundayread picks for 2018. And look for Part 2 on Dec. 30.

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#sundayread for December 16, 2018

Sunday, December 16th, 2018
woman reading on bench

Photo: Staffan Cederborg (CC)

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#sundayread for December 9, 2018

Sunday, December 9th, 2018
woman facing bookshelves

Photo: Edson Chilundo (CC)

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#sundayread for December 2, 2018

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
worn book with leather cover

Photo: Marco Verch (CC)

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#sundayread for November 25, 2018

Sunday, November 25th, 2018
Grand Place, Brussels

Photo: Maja Kuzmanovic (CC)

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Video: President Bartlet calls the Butterball hot line

Happy Thanksgiving, y’all!

#sundayread for November 18, 2018

Sunday, November 18th, 2018
Southwark Cathedral, London

Photo: Tomasz Baranowski (CC)

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Happy Veterans Day!

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Video: “Tom’s War” from StoryCorps

A big thank you to all the men and women who have served in our armed forces!

The National Veterans Day parade starts at 1:30 p.m. Monday, with live streaming available in the video below. Organizers changed the route to avoid construction downtown.

2018 Veterans Day parade route map

Map: National Veterans Day parade route

Video: Livestream of the 2018 National Veterans Day parade

Video: “Absolutely Alabama” segment on Veterans Day

#sundayread for November 11, 2018

Sunday, November 11th, 2018
pile of books

Photo: Aum Oer (CC)

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#sundayread for November 4, 2018

Sunday, November 4th, 2018
Poetry from the Edge book

Photo: Pavel P. (CC)

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