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Advent Awaits: Planning for Christmas at your church? Laura and Robert J. Keeley’s new play for children, God With Us, gets everyone involved in the story. (Faith Alive)

Casual Reading: Adult Rowling readers must wait no longer; September heralds the arrival of J.K. Rowling’s new novel, The Casual Vacancy. (Little, Brown)

Sophomore Sons: Upstart folk rockers Mumford and Sons scored big with their first album, Sigh No More. Their second album, Babel, is due out this month. (Glass Note)

Score! At, you can compose, share, collaborate on, and print your own music; lots of other options are available as well.

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