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New book reviews include:

A Deadly Wandering by Matt Richtel

Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica

Villa America by Liza Klaussmann


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AUTHORS OUT LOUD

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Authors Out Loud: Jane Steen
Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m.
Cook Park Library's Meeting Room, Libertyville

Libertyville's own Jane Steen was one of three finalists in the 2014 Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project for her book, The House of Closed Doors. Hear the author talk about her novel that was inspired by a picture of a poor farm in Lake County. A reception will follow and books will be sold, courtesy of Lake Forest Book Store.

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German novelist Jan-Philipp Sendker discusses A Well-Tempered Heart, the follow-up to his international bestseller The Art of Hearing Heartbeats.

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