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Feb 9, 2012
REAL "reality" love stories?  Try StoryCorps latest book, new this month, All There Is.  These are vignettes from the StoryCorps oral history collection, including funny,...
Feb 8, 2012
Este fin de semana pasado decidí hacer una excursión a la cumbre del East Peak (Pico Este) de Mt. Tamalpais. Immediatamente duespués de hacer una sesión de levantamiento de pesas olímpico. Yo sé,...
Feb 7, 2012
New book reviewed on NPR / Fresh AirThe Science of Yoga : the Risks and the Rewards The Science of Yoga, investigates both the risks and rewards of yoga. Using the latest scientific research, the...
Feb 7, 2012
On this day 200 years ago, Charles Dickens was born in Portsea, England.  He spent his childhood years in Kent, where he enjoyed an almost idyllic early childhood and read voraciously. ...
Feb 5, 2012
Books are a wonderful way to explore other lands, other times, other cultures and other people.  The 2012 One Book One Marin selection, The Oracle of Stamboul, is set in Istanbul in the late...
Feb 4, 2012
Rob Ruiz, Marin County Park Ranger and Project Coyote volunteer,  spoke at the Civic Center Library to an standing room only crowd about living with coyotes in Marin County.Ruiz estimates there...
Feb 4, 2012
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Feb 4, 2012
 I don’t know if I can think of another author who has broken into every age category of books so amazingly!  Wow---Jane Yolen has done extraordinary books for toddlers, children,...
Feb 3, 2012
I recently vacationed in the Republic of Colombia, and I’ve been telling my friends and family about my trip – the good, the bad and the hilarious. I tell them about the explosion of...
Feb 2, 2012
En los Estados Unidos hoy, febrero 2, celebramos el Día de la Marmota.Aunque parezca que no es tan importante como el Día de la Independencia, es un método folclórico usado por los granjeros,...