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Mom Gives Free Books to Kids to Help Prevent ‘Corona Summer Slide’

A mother in Cleveland, Ohio wants to help out students this summer. She is giving free books to children to help prevent the ‘corona summer slide.’
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Author Mary Higgins Clark, Dubbed the 'Queen of Suspense,' Dead at 92

Best-selling suspense author Mary Higgins Clark, died Friday night in Naples, Florida, according to Simon & Schuster. She was 92. "It is with deep sadness we say goodbye to the "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark," the book publisher tweeted. "She passed away peacefully this evening, January...
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Most Overused Words Of 2018

Lake Superior State University has released its 46th annual List of Words Banished From the Queen's English for Mis-use, Over-use, and General Uselessness is out and collusion, and ranking topping the list from online voting is "collusion," "wheelhouse" and "in the books." Although collusion is a...
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Dr. Seuss Books Delivered 20 Years Later

It may take some time but the Postal Service will deliver the mail, even if it's 2 years late! Vera Walker of Orlando ordered a set of Dr. Seuss books for her granddaughter in 1998, when she was 4-years old. Sadly the bundle of books never arrived and it appeared the package was truly lost in the...
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Trick To Get Your Kids To Read More

Kids love bedtime stories but as many parents already know, your child generally wants you to read the same story night after night. This isn’t a bad thing as there are benefits in repeating the same stories over and over, as repetitiveness helps them learn. However a little variety is also...
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Best Places To Sell Your Unwanted Stuff Beyond A Yard Sale

Inevitability you'll come to a point when it's time to say goodbye to some of your stuff. The default way to rid your home of unwanted items that are worth money is to host a yard sale. But this is 2017 and there are better ways to sell your stuff that not only saves you time but maximizes your...
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Visitors Judge Your Home

Guests arrive at your home and you get the feeling they are judging you. You'd be right! An interior design web site asked home visitors what are the most common things people notice when they visit someone else's house. Furniture location, lighting and smells are all noticed and while guest judge...
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Cast A Spell Of Suds With These Harry Potter Bubble Baths

The World of Harry Potter continues to grow for witches and wizards looking to relax after a long day of being chased by the Lord Voldemorts of life! Now you can now relax in the tub with Harry Potter-inspired bubble baths. From Butterbeer and Pumpkin Juice to Elixir of Life and Polyjuice Potion...
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Key To Beating The Blues Is To Clean Out Your House

Usually the holidays bring a smile and stir up warm memories of past Thanksgivings and Christmases. For some, it’s hard to shake off the blues. Even outside the holidays you just may feel bummed out all the time. Perhaps it’s the items in your house that is making you sad. Experts offer advice on...
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High School Refuses To Let Parents Bring Forgotten Items

Kids forgetting to take their homework, lunch or PE uniform is an eternal struggle between kids, teachers and parents (and the dig has even been known to be summoned). Usually a quick phone call to mom or dad results in the items being dropped off to them in between class. But not for a high school...
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