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Borough Prez’ Recommends…

May 15, 2009 9:47 AM | 0 comments

Everyone knows that Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz is passionate about Brooklyn, but did you know that he’s also passionate about reading? He recently shared with us his favorite adult and kids titles.  

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
Joseph P. Kennedy Presents His Hollywood Years by Cari Beauchamp
The Island at the Center of the World by Russell Shorto
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
Triple Homicide by Charles J. Hynes, Brooklyn’s D.A.

Big Jimmy’s Kum Kau Chinese Take Out by Ted Lewin
Didi and Daddy on the Promenade by Marilyn Singer
Duck for President by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin
I Live in Brooklyn by Mari Takabayashi

Jin Jin the Dragon by Grace Chang


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