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Interview with Janet Skeslien Charles, author of The Paris Library

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On today's episode, Janet Skeslien Charles sits down with Adam to discuss her new book The Paris Library. This astonishing true story is set in World War II France and the American Library in Paris. Literature has long brought people together and this book shows how words on pages are so much more than just stories to entertain and inform. Sometimes, they also help save us.

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Books we didn't love (and why)

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Wow. A lot of you really wanted to hear about what books we read but didn't enjoy and so... here you go.
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