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Book Review: ‘The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn’ by Robert P. Watson

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Severely underfed, beaten, deprived of food and water as punishment for infractions big and small, and afflicted with rampaging fevers, thousands of prisoners died on British prison ships off Brooklyn during the Revolutionary War. Robert P. Watson draws on the accounts of survivors to paint a lurid picture of this hellish but little-known aspect of the war.

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Book Review: ‘Running On Empty No More: Transform Your Relationships with Your Partner, Your Parents, and Your Children’ by Jonice Webb, PhD

Childhood Emotional Neglect, or CEN is a crippling syndrome that can ruin relationships. Clinical psychologist Dr. Jonice Webb offers a compassionate guide to healing from CEN in 'Running on Empty No More.'

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Book Review: ‘The Book of Dust Volume 1: La Belle Sauvage’ by Philip Pullman

'The Book of Dust Volume 1: La Belle Sauvage' by Philip Pullman is a wonderful book which should please any who read and enjoyed 'His Dark Materials'. It promises to be every bit as interesting and exciting as the previous series.

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