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Anne Lamott giving thanks on Thanksgiving
The author in Akron with a new book on prayer: "Help Thanks Wow."

Mark Urycki
Author Anne Lamott speaks speaks at the Akron Summit County Public Library Tuesday Nov 20.
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Best selling author Anne Lamott speaks this evening (Nov 20) at the main branch of the Akron Summit County Public Library. Lamott has written 14 books, seven of them novels. Her book on writing “Bird by Bird” is a favorite manual for many writers and would-be writers. Lamott was the subject of Freida Lee Mock’s documentary “Bird by Bird With Annie.”  Lamott's latest book is “Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers.” Lamott spoke with WKSU’s Mark Urycki about prayer and giving thanks.

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