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Places I Love to Read: Sunset on the Beach and Under a Tree

It is really starting to feel like summer in Maine. The cold chill in the air at night is starting to fade away and thoughts of the beach and sunsets are finally beginning to be a real option, so we decided to start a Places I love to read bucket list for Coffee and a Classic.  What better way to take advantage of the beautiful Maine coast than to find the perfect reading spot and enjoy the "lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer".  First stop is Willard Beach in South Portland, Maine.  My favorite beach to go to both alone and with a close friend, Willard Beach is a small sand and pebble beach tucked away between Fisherman's Point and the campus...

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7 Books That Have Sold More Than 100 Million Copies

We all love finding a good book, and this list suggests there are simply some books we all love. So, if you are on the hunt for your next great read checkout this list of some of the best-selling single-volume books generating more than 100 million copies. #1 The Lord of the Rings Author: J.R.R. Tolkein | First Published: 1954-1955 The title of the novel refers to the story's main antagonist, the Dark Lord Sauron, who had in an earlier age created the One Ring to rule the other Rings of Power as the ultimate weapon in his campaign to conquer and rule all of Middle-earth. From quiet beginnings in the Shire, a hobbit land not unlike the English countryside, the...

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