Books

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, July 16, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2017 NPD Group.

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Sebastian Junger shares lessons on tribes and combat

What caused Colonial settlers to run away to join up with Native American tribes, and what does that have to do with recent combat veterans returning home to find themselves missing life in the war zone? Best-selling author Sebastian Junger explores the human need for the kind of strong, intimate bonds that can be found in tribal societies in his 2016 book "Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging."

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So many books, so little time: 10 tips on how to get more reading done

We're halfway through the year already – yikes, more than halfway. How did this happen? And are you worried? Forget that nonsense about how the days are getting shorter – you won't notice that until sometime in late August, when the slant of the sun is suddenly a buttery gold and the shadows grow long. The real issue is this: Where are you with your reading goals?

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, July 9, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2017 NPD Group.

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Miss Norma's family back on the road

Norma Bauerschmidt became a most unlikely world internet sensation after the 90-year-old Michigan widow said no to cancer treatment and yes to hitting the road in an RV with her son and his wife and their poodle.

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Terry Tempest Williams on the perspective of nature and healing

Many years ago, when my sister died, friends gave me a copy of Terry Tempest Williams' book "Refuge," which is about the death of her mother, the damage we do to the natural world, the acceptance of change and the importance of nature. It is one of more than a dozen books Williams has written, all of which share themes of the natural world.

Videos

York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom

With new access to the Catawba River, residents and visitors in York, Chester and Lancaster counties are "rediscovering" the natural resource amid a recreation boom. York County recreation and tourism leaders say hundreds of people are taking advantage of Riverwalk, River Park and the Lake Wylie Dam for paddling and fishing on weekends.
Tracy Kimball
York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom 2:07

York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom

Mayor: Rock Hill 'on the world stage' at BMX championship ceremony 1:34

Mayor: Rock Hill 'on the world stage' at BMX championship ceremony

Part of Ebenezer Park shoreline closed 1:21

Part of Ebenezer Park shoreline closed

Clover School District readies to open Ninth Grade Campus 2:13

Clover School District readies to open Ninth Grade Campus