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Reading nooks: 12 ways to create a reprieve in a hectic home

Whether you're hosting family or staying with friends, a reading nook can provide a great escape during the hectic holiday season. Here, we offer a roundup of some designs, cozy places to curl up with a good book -- or nothing at all.
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