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Book Buzz: A holiday favorite returns

Thu, 12/10/2015 - 13:59

'The Elf on the Shelf' is creating yet another annual tradition.

       
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Read exclusive excerpt from new Rick Riordan

Thu, 12/10/2015 - 05:12

The god Apollo is now a mere mortal in new series for kids.

        
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Burt Reynolds to Charlie Sheen: You got what you 'deserved,' buddy

Wed, 12/09/2015 - 13:24

He's a friend to Martin Sheen but has little sympathy for Sheen's son.

        
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J.K. Rowling disses Donald Trump with a 'Harry Potter' burn

Tue, 12/08/2015 - 09:14

You have to be pretty bad when you piss off Rowling.

        
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Holiday children's books: Santa's the star!

Mon, 12/07/2015 - 09:02

Seven new picture books that will charm the young book lover on your gift list.

        
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Holiday cookbooks: From brunch to cocktails

Mon, 12/07/2015 - 08:59

Tasty offerings for the home cook on your list, from Bobby Flay to Jacques Pepin.

       
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Amy Poehler just got nominated for a Grammy

Mon, 12/07/2015 - 07:46

Next stop, EGOT.

        
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'Comedians' tells story behind the laughs

Sun, 12/06/2015 - 13:00

Kliph Nesteroff's new book is a cultural history of modern comedy.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 12/06/2015 - 05:03

Look for new books by Dean Koontz, Gillian Anderson and Christopher Buckley.

        
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Ancient 'Furies' echoes modern times

Sat, 12/05/2015 - 13:00

Steven Saylor's new novel of the ancient world is 'Wrath of Furies.'

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 12/05/2015 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading 'Ardennes 1944' by historian Antony Beevor.

        
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Oprah Winfrey to write 'inspirational' memoir

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 15:13

Oprah Winfrey, whose book club produced dozens of best sellers, is now writing a memoir that will draw on "her own story as the source of inspirational advice." It will be called The Life You Want and is due out in January 2017, by Flatiron Books.

       
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Oprah Winfrey to write 'inspirational' memoir

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 14:44

The media mogul also will publish books under her own new imprint.

        
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Google Play top-seller lists contain few surprises in entertainment

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 13:08

'Game of Thrones,' Adele, 'Fifty Shades,' and 'Interstellar' take the prizes.

        
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Sneak peek: Lauren Graham goes to 'Middle School'

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 10:03

The 'Gilmore Girls' star is mom to a rule-breaking preteen in the James Patterson adaptation.

        
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Carly Simon has a new hit, her memoir

Wed, 12/02/2015 - 10:50

Here’s a look at what’s new on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list…

       
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New bio reassesses Woody Allen at 80

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 13:42

The director of 'Annie Hall,' 'Manhattan' and 'Blue Jasmine' has a big birthday on Dec. 1.

        
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'Muralist' captures art-world moment

Sun, 11/29/2015 - 13:04

B.A. Shapiro's new novel paints portrait of Abstract Expressionism.

        
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Four new picture books help kids deal with feelings

Sun, 11/29/2015 - 07:04

Unfamiliar emotions may be hard, but these four books make it easier for kids to cope.

       
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 11/29/2015 - 05:01

Look for a style book from Dita Von Teese, and a continuation of Tom Clancy's series.

        
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