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Kerri Miller's Book Club

The next book we're featuring in the book club is "Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend," by Susan Orlean

Susan Orlean wrote a sweeping, powerfully moving account of Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. To find out more details, click here.

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1,000 Places

"1,000 Places to See Before You Die" by Patricia Schultz

Broadcast: Thursday, Jan. 26, 10 a.m. CST

This hefty volume reminds vacationers that hot tourist spots are small percentage of what's worth seeing out there.

Stop Doing That

"Would it Kill You to Stop Doing That?" by Henry Alford

Broadcast: Wednesday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m. CST

By tackling the etiquette questions specific to our age, Henry Alford finds a wry and warm way into a subject that has sometimes been seen as pedantic or elitist.

Smart Thinking

"Smart Thinking" by Art Markman

Broadcast: Monday, Feb. 6, 10 a.m. CST

Drawing on diverse studies of the mind, from psychology to linguistics, philosophy, and learning science, Art Markman demonstrates the difference between "smart thinking" and raw intelligence.