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'The Tender Bar': Life Down at the Local

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'The Tender Bar': Life Down at the Local

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'The Tender Bar': Life Down at the Local

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Book critic Maureen Corrigan reviews the new memoir The Tender Bar by Los Angeles Times reporter J.R. Moehringer. It tells the tale of his dysfunctional family on Long Island — and the community's center, the local bar.

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The Tender Bar

A Memoir

by J.R. Moehringer

Hardcover, 370 pages |

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