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Ishmael Beah, from boy solider to novelist

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 23:57
After best-selling memoir, Ishmael Beah turns to fiction
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To do today: Support the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 21:10
The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is offering fun incentives to become a member.
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Who needs March Madness when you have the Tournament of Books?

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 20:41
Also in today's book buzz, a library in Lebanon was set on fire and social reading site Wattpad has grown dramatically.
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'Invention of Wings' tells a searing story of slavery

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 20:27
The Oprah's Book Club pick is based on a real-life abolitionist.
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Jayne Ann Krentz loves her some 'Grimm,' 'White Collar,' 'Sleepy Hollow'

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 20:01
Jayne Ann Krentz, author of River Road, shares her three favorite TV shows …
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Jane Pauley reimagines life for the over-50 set

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 05:46
Former 'Today' show co-host has written a book about reinventing midlife.
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Own a Kindle? Here are some helpful links ...

Sun, 01/05/2014 - 23:39
While Whitney waits for her Paperwhite, she's bookmarking some of these resources.
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Kate Atkinson's 'Life After Life' wins Costa Book Award

Sun, 01/05/2014 - 22:41
'Life After Life' is a reality-altering historical saga
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Walter Isaacson crowdsources editing for new book

Sun, 01/05/2014 - 21:41
Plus, can classic books be updated with today's technology?
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'Wind Is Not a River' brings to life forgotten slice of WW II

Sat, 01/04/2014 - 21:00
Brian Payton's love story is based on the capture of two Aleutian Islands
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sat, 01/04/2014 - 01:03
Oprah pick 'The Invention of Wings' goes on sale Jan. 7.
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 01/04/2014 - 01:03
Spend the weekend inside the Chelsea Hotel - or the book version, anyway.
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For these writers, a sobering tale of boozing it up

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 21:00
Author Olivia Laing traces the role of drinking in the lives of great writers.
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'Romance Queen' Danielle Steel awarded France's highest honor

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 22:49
Plus, Morrissey is writing a novel and the lawyer who exposed J.K. Rowling has been fined.
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'Cazalet' author Elizabeth Jane Howard has died

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 20:09
Long before 'Downton,' she wrote about an English family in the saga of war.
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Romance author forging new tradition

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:28
Heidi Cullinan is rising star with popular stories of fictional male-male relationships.
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New in paper: 'Tenth of December'

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 04:33
George Saunders' acclaimed story collection is arriving, along with titles from Sonia Sotomayor, Al Roker and David Foster Wallace.
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Wed, 01/01/2014 - 23:01
Spend your weekend with 'The Kid,' a bio of baseball's best hitter, Ted Williams.
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Veronica Roth's 'Divergent' is No. 1 for the first time

Wed, 01/01/2014 - 20:36
Plus, Kate DiCamillo is 2014's National Ambassador for Young People's Literature
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Two new Elmore Leonard stories published

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 20:52
Plus, books are being used to treat depression.
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