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More local lit-related news from around the web:

• The Rockford Public Library is moving into a space recently vacated by a Barnes & Noble. The former bookstore space is nearly triple the size of the current Northeast library branch.

• Bill Daley at the Trib has some cookbook recommendations for your holiday gift-giving.

• Check out Fifth Wednesday Journal, a new biannual print literary journal based in Lisle, IL.

E.L. Doctorow reviews Studs Terkel's memoir, Touch and Go, and says, "The memoir is a literary genre given to narcissistic indulgence, but you will find nothing of the sort here."

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