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STAFF PHOTO/KELLI CATANA Paul Johnston (left) is reading "Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds" by Jim Sterba, and his wife, Anna Battigelli, is reading "The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human " by Jonathan Gottschall. Johnston also recommends "The Sunlight Dialogues" by John Gardner; Battigelli suggests Jane Austen's "Persuasion."