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The 25 Most Beautiful Public Libraries in the World

New York Public Library, New York City http://flavorwire.com/280318/the-25-most-beautiful-public-libraries-in-the-world#15

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16 beautiful bookstores that will bind your love for reading

Westsider Books, 2246 Broadway, New York City. Used book and music store offering fiction, art books, children's literature and rock music albums.

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Krakow's story: a Unesco City of Literature built out of books

Krakow's story: a Unesco City of Literature built out of books | Books | theguardian.com

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Why Are Fairy Tales Universally Appealing?

Why do we enjoy fairy tales? What about them makes them so appealing to the average Joe? Find out why in this interesting post.

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Based on the true story of a mother and daughter's walk from Washington state to New York City in 1896. I loved the way the author intertwined factual people and events with her fictionalized account of what happened to Clara Etsby following her famous walk. This was a fun - and somewhat educational - read.

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Although our city never sleeps when it comes to new innovations and achievements in culture, literature and performing arts, this year in particular started with a host of events focused on the creative industry – from art exhibitions, various forms of performing arts and a greater sense of enthusiasm to make the annual literature festival in Dubai bigger and better. I find artists and performers are the most influential people in the world – they are thinkers, philosophers, icons and…

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland - Each August the city hosts the biggest arts festival in the world. Other annual events include the Hogmanay street party and Beltane. Edinburgh is the world's first UNESCO City of Literature and the city's Old Town and New Town are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world and regularly polls as one of the best places to live.

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7 Reasons To Become An Expat Novelist

Christmas time is over but #Prague will stay magical through out the year. #CzechPragueOut

Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Book Shop Brings Poetry and Community to New York Seems like an interesting risk, like a curated collection of poetry.

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Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature.

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Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City.

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12 Gorgeous Sites New Yorkers Rarely Visit (& How to Get In)

French Embassy in NYC on 5th Ave between 78th and 79th - looks beautiful!

Izabela Szylinska in Stuart Loungway’s “Stagioni.” Terra Firma Dance Theatre, New York City. Taken at Ashley Bouder’s event to help the Phillippines. © Gene Schiavone. After the typhoon’s destruction in the Philippines, Ashley Bouder, New York City Ballet’s firecracker principal, decided to help in the way that dancers can help—by dancing. She organized New York Artists for The Philippines, a gala that benefits the World Food Programme.

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Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature.

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Kate Middleton Photos: St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Kate Middleton Photos - Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Metropolitan Museum of Art to attend the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature. - St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

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Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature.

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The 27 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2016

Here are the books we can't wait to read in 2016! (Ranked in no particular order.)

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Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature.

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Zimbiofrom Zimbio

Kate Middleton Photos: Inside St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the St. Andrews 600th Anniversary Dinner at Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 9, 2014 in New York City. The event is created to support scholarships and bursaries for students from under-privileged communities and investment in the university's media and science faculties, sports centers and lectureship in American literature.

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