Lady BanksIn which her ladyship, the editor, makes travel plans, Mr. Ron Rash returns home, the booksellers at Gottwals Books give a book to every child in their community facing their first day at school, and Ms. Elizabeth Willis of Avid Books has some reading suggestions for "everyone who is yearning to get away and connect with feral cats in a foreign city." Who isn't?

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