New chapter book highlights stories about Cape Cods ghosts | Arts and entertainment

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Book Review: Hard-Boiled Detective Novel Meets Contemporary Issues in ‘And There He Kept Here’ | Books

Jesse, 17, breaks into a house in Sandy Lake, Minn. Jenny, his girlfriend, shows up to stop him. But what none of them had expected was that the owner, Emmett, would catch them. Joshua Moehling’s gripping debut “And There He Kept Here” is gaining momentum after Jesse and Jenny are reported missing. The slow roll … Read more

Post-Katrina children alone in New Orleans inspired this fantasy of a city called ‘NOLA’ | Books

After his first trip to New Orleans in 2003, Alex Jennings knew he would eventually have to find a way to live here. He waited until the summer of 2006, and we all know how much one would love New Orleans to get here in the recreational period after Katrina. Jennings has lived all over … Read more

6 mystery novels offer new angles – and a few new favorites | Book reviews

Most mysterious readers have favorite authors. Sometimes, though, our favorites break out of their boxes, whether they like it or not, and bring us something else. Other times, we take a chance and discover a writer who quickly becomes a new favorite. That’s the case with several of the mysteries I rounded up this month. … Read more

21 books to read this summer | Arts and entertainment

Whether you are heading to a remote beach or a nearby couch, these books are worthy additions to your summer reading list. “Ancestor Trouble: A Reckoning and a Reconciliation” By Maud Newton, Random House There is no shortage of books on shocking family revelations revealed through research and DNA testing. But few writers can offer … Read more

The book celebrates the 50th anniversary of the musical ‘Grease’ | Books

MARK KENNEDY Associated Press NEW YORK – On Valentine’s Day 1972 opened a musical off-Broadway that needs a lot of love. It was already $ 20,000 in debt and the reviews were mixed to bad. A decision had to be made: Continue or give it a kiss? The choice to continue was risky but fateful, … Read more