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Alarm as fake maths books flood market

By RUTH MBULAMore by this Author By ELGAR MACHUKAMore by this Author Kenya Literature Bureau (KLB) has raised the red flag over pirated mathematical log tables that have flooded the market in parts of the country. Kisii, Kisumu and Eldoret top in the list of areas where the illegal business is thriving. The fake books could have adverse effects on ...

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John Smelcer dropped from YA award amid ‘concerns’ over integrity | Books

PEN Center USA has dropped John Smelcer’s novel Stealing Indians from the shortlist for its young adult award, after Smelcer’s integrity was publicly questioned by several writers, including Man Booker prize winner Marlon James. Smelcer’s Stealing Indians was one of four titles in the running for the award. Telling the story of four Indian teenagers taken from their homes and ...

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Mental Health Experts Recommend Their Favorite Depression Books – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Mental Health Experts Recommend Their Favorite Depression BooksU.S. News & World ReportWe asked a handful of mental health professionals to help trim that number down to a more manageable amount by recommending some of their favorite books about depression. Some are in the self-help category, others are memoirs or nonfiction journalism, …

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Musical Coloring Books, Greeting Cards, Posters Debut With Song and Music Published at Really Big Coloring Books®, Inc. Performed by The Color Tones®

Big Books Productions© Adding music to our line of products is a natural lateral move into another segment of the entertainment industry, customer feedback confirmed it. Having fun while showing a profit is my goal. Saint Louis, MO United States (PRWEB) August 29, 2017 “Really Big Coloring Books®, Inc. (RBCB) has successfully published books for five Grammy Award winning ...

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A Father Pays His Daughter to Read Books. Is That Wrong? –

Embed from Getty ImagesMy daughter and her mother are off to Miami for a week. In Helen’s bag are 4 books. This is a first. Check out The Great Gatsby on Amazon. Helen doesn’t like to read books. In part because I write them. In part because she’s 15 and her interests lie elsewhere. Helen does, however, like making money. ...

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Artist tax exemption faces major shake-up over books loophole

The cost of the scheme to the Exchequer has almost doubled in just two years. It costs taxpayers €10.8m in 2015 – with 2,840 people using the scheme, compared with €5.8m in 2014 when 2,640 applicants avoided tax on their earnings. As preparation for the Budget gathers pace, there is growing disquiet the system is excessively benefiting too many wealthy ...

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Fundraiser will help purchase children’s books for library | Life

On Tuesday, the Runza restaurant in Cozad will conduct the 15th annual Great Books for Great Kids fundraiser. The funds will benefit the Wilson Public Library in Cozad by helping to purchase children’s books. Last year, more than $35,000 was raised to benefit children in communities with Runza locations. In the last 11 years, more than $435,000 has been donated. ...

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