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Moran Elwell
Moran Elwell

Moran Elwell is a news designer and copy editor. She has worked for the Oklahoman since 2003 and is a member of the Presentation desk. In addition to designing pages, she creates graphics for The Oklahoman, and edits breaking news for NewsOK.com. A third-generation Oklahoman, Moran is a Cowboys fan, a voracious reader, and loves to spend time with her son, daughter and dogs.

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A race to set the world on fire

"Ashlords" by Scott Reintgen (Crown Books for Young Readers, 368 pages, in stores) The first rays of sunlight are telling. When...

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Book review: Bad Guys (gone good) team up to fight aliens

"The Bad Guys in the Baddest Day Ever (The Bad Guys #10)" by Aaron Blabey (Scholastic Paperbacks, 176 pages, in stores) It...

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Book review: Sequel keeps gunslinger saga on track

"A Longer Fall" by Charlaine Harris (Gallery/Saga press, 304 pages, in stores) One of the hardest things about finishing a...

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Our favorite books of 2019

This time of year, many publications announce their "best books" list. Often these include the kind of books that very few...

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Books with Oklahoma ties make great gifts

Still shopping for holiday gifts? Think about buying books by Oklahomans or set in Oklahoma. Fair warning: This list is far...

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Book won’t blow your house in, but it’s still entertaining

“The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys #9)” by Aaron Blabey (Scholastic Paperbacks, 144 pages, in stores) In Aaron...

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Walk on the wild side in Shreveport, Bossier City

There's plenty of wildlife to see and food to eat in Shreveport and Bossier City, Louisiana.

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Bad Guys have a super time fighting dinosaurs, aliens in new book

Wolf, Piranha, Shark, Snake and Legs are all back in the newest installment of the Bad Guys series by author Aaron Blabey.

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Book review: 'Burned: A Fever Novel,' by Karen Marie Moning

Book review: ‘Burned: A Fever Novel,’ by Karen Marie Moning

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Book review: 'Sixth Grave on the Edge: A Novel'

Book review: “Sixth Grave on the Edge: A Novel”

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Book roundup for young readers

Book roundup for young readers

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Enjoying a meal out with a toddler

It started with the menu. It was waved around, used as a hat and, finally, after refusing to surrender it to the waiter, it was...