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Latest news from KansasCityStar-Books feed

  1. FYI Book Club: ‘Weapons of Math Destruction’ gives readers cause for concern

    05.26 / 18:53 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Every number tells a story. The most recent gathering of the FYI Book Club had readers discussing Cathy O’Neil’s “Weapons of Math Destruction,” a lament on the overuse and misuse … Click to Continue »…
  2. Raleigh high school leaders apologize for student's 'offensive' quote in yearbook

    05.26 / 00:01 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Millbrook High School administrators are apologizing for what they say is an "inappropriate and offensive" quote by a student in the school's yearbook. A senior at the Raleigh school selected … Click to Continue…
  3. This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

    05.25 / 19:41 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, May 21, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan … Click to Continue…
  4. New Kansas poet laureate, a Shawnee Mission NW grad, was inspired by journalist mom

    05.25 / 18:40 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    As a child, Kevin Rabas would sometimes follow his journalist mother on assignments. Joyce Rabas wrote for local newspapers the Shawnee Journal-Herald (now the Dispatch) and the Sun. She covered … Click to Continue…