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Discover Latin boogaloo, the funky and colorful expression of 1960s New York City Latino soul, and talk about it with Dr. Tom Shaker on Wednesday, January 20 at 7 p.m.
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Enjoy guided meditations by Linda Morse or sign up for a weekly online mindfulness meditation class.
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Hear voices from around the state. Enjoy lectures, stories, and conversations with local experts, artists, performers, and scholars brought to you by Rhode Island libraries.
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Hear about the tours, classes, lectures, and demonstrations offered by the vibrant and dynamic cultural institution in Exeter, Rhode Island.
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Hear new book reviews every week, and find something wonderful to read!

Kids & Teens News

Updated on Wednesday, January 06
All ages can cozy up with inspiring, diverse reads and win a prize and raffle ticket from January 11 - February 28.

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Staff Reviews

Reviewed by Jane F.
This story takes place in England and introduces the reader to a promising young police detective, Kate Marshall who catches the notorious Nine Elms serial killer early in her career. This should have been a path to advancement, but her career was...
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Reviewed by Wil
We’ve all heard the story. In 1964, thirty-eight New Yorkers heard Kitty Genovese screaming as she was being stabbed in the street, but none of them called the police or came outside to help.   The incident was used as an example of how heartless...
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Reviewed by Lou
After we posted our essay on The Music of Talking Heads, we were inspired to dig into their genre-jumping catalog and renewed our appreciation of their superb seventh album, Little Creatures, which was released in 1985.   "The important stuff in...

Recent Reviews

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