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Be Like Obama: Give Books for Christmas

Pres. Obama, with daughter, at bookstore in D.C.

Laurie Hertzel at the Star-Tribune has a piece on the book-buying binge Pres. Obama went on over the weekend at Politics & Prose, an independent bookstore in Washington, D.C.

Two of the 21 books he purchased are all-time favorites of mine: “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow and “My Antonia” by Willa Cather. The rest of his list looks interesting, too.

My reading this year has mostly been non-fiction, but all of the books below (with links to posts about them) are recommended as gift possibilities:

You? Recommendations?

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Posted at 09:49 AM on Mon. Dec 02, 2013 in category Books  
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