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Alec Baldwin to write a parody Trump memoir

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 11:46

The actor brings his 'SNL' impersonation to book form.

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Zoey Deutch breaks out in 'Before I Fall'

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 10:08

The dark high school drama with 'Groundhog Day' undertones hits theaters Friday.

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Barack, Michelle Obama get book deals

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 22:00

The former president and first lady will be busy writing.

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Jamison's new bio puts poet Robert Lowell on the couch

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 08:02

The author of 'The Unquiet Mind' looks at Lowell's mental state.

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How singer Judy Collins conquered her eating disorder

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 12:58

The folk singer's new book is called 'Cravings: How I Conquered Food.'

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Patricia Cornwell's 'Jack the Ripper' reboot remains deeply flawed

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 12:18

The best-selling mystery writer again insists that Walter Sickert was the serial killer.

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From murder to espionage, four tales of foul play

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 08:02

Our critic recommends four titles mystery lovers won't want to miss.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 06:02

Look for new books by Chris Colfer and Faye Kellerman.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 10:48

Spend your weekend reading 'A Piece of the World' by Christina Baker Kline.

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Chris Colfer's new teen novel stars a bad-boy actor

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 12:17

'Stranger Than Fanfiction' is about four friends and a TV star who hitches a ride.

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Like Milo Y, Bill Maher once defended sex between adults and minors

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 05:58

Media monitor unearths old clip of Maher defending teacher jailed for sex with teen boy.

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'Flip or Flop' stars Tarek and Christina El Moussa's book is postponed

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 15:59

A book by the couple may not fly in light of their pending divorce.

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'Lincoln in the Bardo' lands high on USA TODAY's list

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:52

Critics love George Saunders' novel about a grieving Abe Lincoln. Colbert is a fan, too.

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Rory Feek's book about his late wife is a best seller

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:29

The country singer has a hit with his memoir, 'This Life I Live.'

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Wyeth painting comes to life in Christina Baker Kline's new novel

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:16

'Christina's World' inspires the new book by the author of 'Orphan Train.'

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Newly discovered novel shows Walt Whitman finding way to 'Leaves of Grass'

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 20:11

Scholar's search for the name “Jack Engle” in old newspapers led to “white hot” discovery.

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Leslie Jones on Milo: Stop feeding the trolls

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 20:08

Actress declares she's over their feud. Meanwhile, he's doing damage control, Milo-style.

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Tom Hanks is writing his first book, a collection of short stories

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 17:47

'Uncommon Type' will be published in October.

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Tom Hanks' debut book will hit stores in October

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 17:44

Actor Tom Hanks has written a collection of short stories, and they will be published in October.

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Which publisher will pick up Milo Yiannopoulos' dumped book? Anybody?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 17:27

Canceled books can be picked up again but so far it's not happening for 'dangerous' Milo.

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