from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast Brazil east-northeast of São Paulo. It is a major center of Brazil's aircraft industry. Population: 593,000.


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  • Eleanor's Secret Euro-animation suited to book-loving kids.

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  • The first book about book collecting is attributed to a 14th century book-loving bishop, Richard de Bury (1287 – 1345).

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  • One of my most prized possessions is a complete collection of Shakespeare that was given to my mother as her high school valedictorian present by her book-loving father, the year before he died.

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  • Epps acknowledges that Forrester's initial reaction to the Kindle as a niche device that would only attract a small number of book-loving early adopters underestimated the fact that consumers would fall in love with the Kindle's one-step shopping system and the immediate gratification of buying books in the Kindle store.

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  • I got my copy in a used bookstore when I was 11 and was so entranced by the story of book-loving Francie Nolan and her impoverished Irish-Catholic family—her beautiful mother, her handsome drunken father and various other misbehaving or censorious relatives—that I read it over and over throughout adolescence.

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  • Much as we would love every book-loving parent in America to subscribe to the HB, unkpinsh is right -- in order to serve the needs of our primary audience (librarians with an academic as well as professional background in children's lit) we provide both TMI and NEI for general readers.

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  • Kors: I have to ask you about one of the Junot Díaz pieces, a slice from The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, a fat, comic book-loving social reject.

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  • This is a big, beautiful library that is thriving in the midst of a cultural sea-change, and it was a delight to be among all the book-loving Friends of the Library.

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  • I am so deeply, deeply grateful for books and just as grateful to have three book-loving kids.

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  • BC on the lookout for book-loving silver fox (and mobster/murderer) who looks like he might be dating your grandma

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