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Cozy Up with these 7 Books this February

Cozy Up with these 7 Books this February

Seven short book reviews of new releases by Hudson Valley authors, ranging from a historical showdown between Gilded Age titans of history to a fitness guide to a handbook for spiritual revolution.


Nick Zungoli's Bear Mountain & Harriman Parks

A Photo Book & Practical Explorer's Guide
Photographer and National Geographic contributor Nick Zungoli's new book Bear Mountain and Harriman Parks is not just a photographic flight of fancy, it's also a guide to exploring the region's parks and preserves.


9 Hudson Valley Books to Gift this Holiday Season

Here’s a round-up of must-have gift books from local authors, all available at those worthy bastions of freedom of expression, democracy, and ingenious entrepreneurship—your local independent bookstore.


On the Bus: Gary Steyngart on His Latest Novel, Lake Success

Author Gary Shteyngart discusses his latest novel.


Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change

Mary Beth Pfeiffer, an award-winning investigative reporter who worked at the Poughkeepsie Journal for three decades, began reporting on Lyme disease in 2012.


6 Books to Read in November

Six short book reviews of releases by Hudson Valley authors.


10 Kids Books for Fall 2018

Read these children's books with your kids this fall.


Pulse of the Planet Anniversary Tour Kick-Off 10/5

Radio producer Jim Metzner celebrates the 30th anniversary of his documentary series "Pulse of the Planet" at Stone Ridge Library.


Unclaimed Baggage by Jen Doll | Book Review

Jen Doll will read her new young adult novel at The Golden Notebook in Woodstock on September 22.


6 Books to Read in September

Six books to read as the summer winds down.


Ben Stiller Stars in Gary Shteyngart Book Trailer

The actor and comedian headlines the trailer for Gary Shteyngart's latest novel, Lake Success.


New Writers’ Residency Opens in Roxbury

Founded by writer and editor Annie DeWitt, the inaugural Roxbury Writers Residency will take place October 12-15. The retreat will offer creatives the opportunity to indulge in three days of writing and workshops on a 27-acre property in the Catskill Mountains that is part farm, part literary salon.


The Drama Teacher by Koren Zailckas | Book Review

James Conrad reviews The Drama Teacher by Koren Zailckas.


Books to Read in August 2018

Here's six books to tag onto your summer reading list.


You All Grow Up and Leave Me by Piper Weiss | Book Review

James Conrad reviews You All Grow Up and Leave Me, Piper Wiess’s memoir of teenage obsession.


6 Books to Read This Summer

Add these six books to your summer reading list.



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The Mental Madness Show @ Windham Civic and Performing Arts Center

The Mental Madness Show

Sat., Feb. 16, 7:30-8:30 p.m. — Two of the world’s greatest magicians are coming to the Windham Civic...
Literary LoveFest with Dakota Lane @ Woodstock Public Library

Literary LoveFest with Dakota Lane

Sat., Feb. 16, 5-6 p.m. — Dakota Lane brings an evening of love and laughter to the Woodstock...

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