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News Thu Dec 10 2009

More than One Way to Burn a Book

This story that we reported on in June has come to a sad close: the New York Times reports that, despite his best efforts, Ray Bradbury has failed to save the H.P. Wright Library in Ventura, CA. The library closed on November 30 due to lack of funds. Add this to the list of ways you can burn a book.

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