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The lazy days of summer are quickly coming to an end and the kids are heading back to school.  This week we're putting the spotlight on some of our favorite "high school" movies.  Grab some popcorn and soda, and let's head back to the Black...

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J.K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, returns with a well-crafted, entertaining second mystery starring private detective Cormoran Strike. By taking on the publishing world in The Silkworm, she creates a complex, gritty story th...

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The entertainment world lost another legend this week with the passing of actress Lauren Bacall at the age of 89.  Of her many fine film performances over the years, she is perhaps most fondly remembered for the four classic films in which she c...

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We were sad to hear of the tragic passing of Robin Williams this week at the age of 63.  To say that Williams possessed an incredible range and depth to his talent is an understatement that borders on the absurd.  The insanely talented comi...

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  Quirky characters abound in Amy Bloom’s new story about an unusual family’s attempt to survive during World War II.  Twelve-year-old Eva lives with her mother and occasionally is visited by a man named Edgar, who is her father. When E...