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Best New Books For Spring Book Club Picks

Spring has sprung, the weather is (finally!) warming up, and we are excited gather over a glass of crisp white wine and discuss the seasons hottest books with our favorite girlfriends. Our sister company, Simon & Schuster, is celebrating the resurgence of sunshine and greenery with the book club picks to keep you and your club reading throughout cherry blossom season.

04/13/2015

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Best Book Club Picks For Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and our sister company Simon & Schuster has put together a list of book club picks that celebrate female voices!

03/02/2015

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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.

12/19/2013

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Vegan Baking Recipes From ‘The Skinny Bitch’

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.

09/25/2013

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Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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Most Community-Centered Bookstores in Sacramento

Even in these days of avatars and anonymous web surfing, Sacramentans still love the vibe of old-fashioned independent bookstores.

05/20/2013

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Best Specialty Bookstores In Sacramento

From social justice, addiction and art history to trading card games and special education curriculum, Sacramento bookstores can satisfy your jones for tomes.

04/29/2013

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts Around Sacramento

They made you chicken soup when you were sick, they folded your laundry when you brought it home from college, they nursed broken bones back to health. Mothers everywhere deserve a round of applause for all of the hard work and time that they put into raising kids. Show your mother just how much you appreciate her efforts by picking out the perfect gift for her.

05/08/2012

Read off your fines

Yolo Library Letting Patrons Read Off Fines With Annual Program

The Yolo County Library is making it possible for patrons to pay off overdue fines just by reading with its 5th annual Read Off Your Fines campaign.

04/07/2012

Words Matter

Recently, some co-workers cajoled me into playing a game called Wordfeud. It’s a mobile phone application that allows you to play a game very similar to Scrabble against up to 30 friends on their cell […]

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