Vineyard Bookshelf: Martha's Vineyard Tales
Steve Donoghue
Naturally, a good many Vineyard tales verge on the odd.
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Close Observation Fuels Life and Art
Holly Pretsky
Nafissa Thompson-Spires will discuss her debut book of short stories, Heads of the Colored People, on July 29 at the Chilmark Community Center as part of this summer's Martha's Vineyard Author Series.
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From My Lai to Abu Ghraib, a Career Spent Uncovering the Truth
Steve Myrick
After starting his career as a copy boy at the City News Bureau in Chicago, Seymour Hersh specialized in investigative journalism that uncovered some of the biggest stories of the last several decades.
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A Literary Turn to the Soul
Bill Eville

What is important right now is that Mr. Weinstein is currently on his own literary journey.

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Author Series Gives New Meaning to Term Beach Read
Katherine Gianni
This year the author series, which runs from July 15 through August 19, will bring seven authors to the Chilmark Community Center to discuss their latest works in conjunction with current events.
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Going Frame by Frame With Rebirth of Theatres
Steve Myrick
The opening photograph in West Tisbury resident Max Skjöldebrand’s book of photography A Tale of Two Theaters, shows the Strand Theatre in drabby disrepair.
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New Children's Book Takes Flight With Help of Local Osprey
Alison L. Mead
Rob Bierregaard's first children's book inhabits a world he is both familiar with and passionate about. Belle's Journey: An Osprey Takes Flight tells the story of a real-life young osprey finding her wings and traveling the world.
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Bringing the Great Depression to Life for Young Adult Readers
Holly Pretsky
For two years, West Tisbury resident Marc Favreau combed through images and countless other sources to create his first book, Crash: A History of the Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America, a work of young adult nonfiction.
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Healing With Herbs, a Natural Conclusion
Louisa Hufstader
Herbalist and author Holly Bellebuono published her sixth book last month, An Herbalist’s Guide to Formulary. She will give a talk on Wednesday, Jan. 10, at the Chilmark Library.
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When Brevity Underscores Genius, a Good Laugh Is Around the Corner
David Crisanti
Cartoonists Paul Karasik and Mark Newgarden recently published How to Read Nancy, dissecting the comic strip they have long been obsessed with.
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