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Today's Featured Quotation Book

The Portable Curmudgeon
by Jon Winokur
A nice little quote book, more for reading than reference. It is organized by subject, with lots of interviews with living curmudgeons and biographies of dead ones, and a one-page list of World Class Curmudgeons, including W. C. Fields, Groucho Marx, Dorothy Parker, Fran Lebowitz and Mike Royko. Highly recommended. [More Quotation Books for Reading]

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Poems: A Selection
by William Claire
A selections of poems William Claire has written, and published, over the past 40 years. [More Recommended Reading]

Today's Featured Reference Book

Merriam Webster's Biographical Dictionary
by Merriam Webster (Publisher)
Yet another biographical dictionary. This one is very general. There are no more than four or five sentences per person, but it usually is enough information to get an idea of what kind of person you are quoting. [More Other Reference Books]

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