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Christa Deitrick, February 06, 2015

The best lyricists are poets, albeit with a slightly different skill set.  Their goal is not to make the words sing upon the page, but rather to craft lines that can be sung in real life.  Like Shakespeare's plays, their couplets and stanzas are meant to be heard and not seen.


2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced
David Kelly, January 22, 2015
On Monday the finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Awards were announced.

SELF-e Presented by Library Journal is a self-publishing program for authors
James Sherman, January 16, 2015
INDIE AUTHOR DAY JANUARY 17 1-5 PM at CENTRAL LIBRARY
 
YOUR BOOK CAN BE PUBLISHED AND AVAILABLE AT THE LIBRARY
 
Beatrix Potter, Christopher Paolini, Ernest Hemingway, Carl Sandburg,  John

LAPL Reads
Sheryn Morris, December 22, 2014

The staff of the Los Angeles Public Library thinks these are the best books of 2014.

LAPL Reads presents:  


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