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The only thing more challenging than actually finding time to sit and read a book? Choosing the perfect tome from among the bazillion available options. So, while you're tasked with carving out a few hours to unwind with the written word, we're helping you out with a handpicked list of excellent reads. Ahead, 10 local notables dish on what they're reading right now (and what's next). Go ahead and make a cup of tea, find a cozy blanket, and get ready to lose yourself for a few hours.
Has any other year in recent memory offered up so many buzz-worthy store openings? Maybe. But, this year — with its H&M-sister brand invasions and numerous e-commerce-to-brick-and-mortar transformations — was particularly riveting. Add to that a ton of speculation (not to mention competition) over which U.S. city would read
It's been a whirlwind year for New York City. A polar vortex froze over the winter months (literally), the ebola epidemic made a brief (yet frightening) appearance, and Eric Garner's death raised concerns over law enforcement's power over the civilians it's meant to protect.
And, while New York current events dominated read