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The Dark: New Ghost Stories

What a great book of stories for the ghost story enthusiast who wants something different than the Victorian classics!  Editor Ellen Datlow says this collection of stories is designed to be scary—and indeed, even the most self-composed reader may find the hair rising and the skin creeping over this collection.

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Why Try Anime

New to the world of anime and manga? So am I! Here are just a few reasons why you should give them a try.

Just Listen Podcast: The Trial for Murder

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Just Listen Podcast: The Trial for Murder

"The Trial for Murder," written in 1865, is a short story by Charles Dickens. It is one of Dickens' ghost stories, and is perhaps the best known outside of "A Christmas Carol." 

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Dr. Margaret Rhea Seddon - One of the First Women to Touch the Stars

This spring, as we read the 2019 Nashville Reads book Hidden Figures, and reimagine our country’s history together, there’s no better place than Nashville Public Library to explore the "hidden figures" in our own local history. Dr. Margaret Rhea Seddon is one of these local hidden figures with an incredible story about reaching the stars.

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