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Selena Giampa (left) is the new manager of Parthenon Books in downtown Syracuse. Steve Case (right) is the owner of Acropolis Realty Group. (Katrina Tulloch

Sneak peek inside Parthenon Books, Syracuse’s new downtown bookstore (video)

Book lovers, rejoice. Downtown Syracuse will finally have its first independent bookstore in 30 years. Parthenon Books will host its grand opening on Saturday, June 25 at 10 am It’s located directly across the street from the Landmark Theatre. The space at 335-337 S. Salina St. was formerly occupied by Rainbow Kids, a children’s clothing …

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I’m A Fan by Sheena Patel review – a brutal, brilliant debut | fiction

The protagonist of Sheena Patel’s corrosive, brilliant debut, a 30-year-old arts freelancer living in south London, is fanatical about two individuals: “the man I want to be with” and “the woman I am obsessed with”, who is also having an affair with “the man I want to be with”. The protagonist’s relationship with “the man …

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Danni Andrew Creates sells clothing, art, books at Durango Farmers Market – The Durango Herald

Danni Andrew Creates sells clothing, art, books at Durango Farmers Market – The Durango Herald

Andrew says creative hobbies help her manage bipolar disorder Danni Andrew plans to unveil her new collection, “Metamorphosis,” in the fall. (Courtesy of Danny Andrew) Danni Andrew has been painting and designing clothing in San Juan County, New Mexico, almost all of her life. She began sewing when she was 6 and painting when she …

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THE FLASH Prequel Comic Book Preview Shows The Destruction Of Barry Allen's JUSTICE LEAGUE Costume

THE FLASH Prequel Comic Book Preview Shows The Destruction Of Barry Allen’s JUSTICE LEAGUE Costume

Some preview pages from Flash have been revealed, and they tease the destruction of Barry Allen’s divisive homemade costume from his appearances in suicide squad, Justice Leagueand peacemaker… We first met the DC Extended Universe’s Barry Allen in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justiceand he’d suit up as The Flash for the first time in …

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Carolyn Hax: Mother-in-law damages 'dear to me' cookbook.  Now what?

Carolyn Hax: Mother-in-law damages ‘dear to me’ cookbook. Now what?

Placeholder while article actions load Adapted from an online discussion. Dear Carolyn, My mother-in-law borrowed a cookbook that is very dear to me. She marked several recipes with a long and colorful sticky label that won’t come off without ripping the pages and peeling pictures and texts. She returned the book without mentioning it or …

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Best summer books of 2022: Fiction in translation

Best summer books of 2022: Fiction in translation

Even The Darkest Nightby Javier Cercas, translated by Anne McLean, Maclehose £16.99/Knopf $30 Cercas, the Spanish author of multi-layered and award-winning novels like Soldiers of Salamistackles the detective genre in the story of Melchor Marín, a big-city policeman who has relocated to the tranquil backwater of Terra Alta, only to find himself investigating a brutal …

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