The head of the FIU absorbs the reaction of the writers of immigration to Cuba

File photo of Florida International University’s main campus on Southwest Eighth Street. Michel Marchant mmarchante@miamiherald.com In a confrontation infuriated Cuban-American Republican politicians On a controversial book about the “privilege” of Cuban immigration, Florida International University President Kenneth A. Jessel is in the case. The university has been beaten up on Cuban radio, Twitter and other … Read more

Events at Mecosta Libraries, Osceola County

Editor’s note: While the state has lifted most COVID-19 restrictions, local libraries may have different entry requirements. Please contact your local library. If any listing is inaccurate or to submit an event, please contact Julie Norwood at julie.norwood@pioneergroup.com. Big Rapids Community Library 426 S. Michigan Ave., Big Rapids knit night. 6-8 pm the first Thursday … Read more

Grenfell Library Board Moves Education Books Away from Children’s Zone | Greenville News

The Board of Trustees of the Greenville County Library System voted on December 5 to move sections of books dealing with parenting and early childhood away from the children’s and juvenile areas of the library’s branches. Some pastors have raised concerns that books about sexuality are within the reach of young children. All books in … Read more

10 Vampire Interview Secrets Only Book Readers Know

The new adaptation of Interview with the vampire He made many changes to the story and characters. Because of this, there are many things from the original story that viewers wouldn’t know if they were just watching the show. Related: 10 major changes to Interview with a Vampire that were made from the book However, … Read more

Children of Ragnarok is a new novel by Cinda Williams Cheema

Norse mythology is the basis for The Children of Ragnarok, an overarching saga that first appeared in the Runestone Saga series for teens by Cinda Williams-Sheema. Shima created a world after Ragnarok, the end-of-days battle between gods, leaving only the Midlands where times are bad. The only productive farm is Sundgard, home to Eiric Halvorsen … Read more

The CoMoGives Peer Fundraising Program provides a benefit for the Unchained Book Festival

The first week of CoMoGives is coming to an end. The annual regional nonprofit fundraiser had just under $50,000 in donations as of about Friday afternoon. While people can give as little as $10 directly to the nonprofits of their choice Through the organization’s donation pageThere is also a variety of Peer-to-peer fundraisers ongoing this … Read more

A “Radical Update” for the “Betty Crocker Cookbook” | Books and authors

The Big Red cookbook was first published in 1950. For someone who only exists in our collective imagination, Betty Crocker has left a huge mark on American home cooking. Her eponymous book “Big Red,” first published in 1950 and revised 12 times in the years since changes in taste, demographics, and cooking methods, has taught … Read more

Few books don’t give him this Christmas

While I love giving books as gifts for the holidays, I have a new rule, Bill Maher might say, which is: I will never buy a book written by someone who served in the Trump administration and now I want to talk about how awful and devastating it was. $28.95 plus tax. Instead of slavishly … Read more