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Book Map

If you love books and maps, then Dorothy Collective has got the cartographical wonder for you: their Book Map features titles of over 600 books by literature's greatest authors - from Thomas Hardy to Virginia Woolf, and Tolkien to Kurt Vonnegut - in form of a street map in the style of a turn of the century London.

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Related Topix: Arts, Tom Hardy

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Man Raises More Than $400,000 to Turn Bible into a Series of Modern Novels

His goal is is to create a Bible where "The Biblical Literature [is] designed & crafted for reading, separated into four elegant volumes, and free of all numbers, notes, etc."

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Related Topix: Arts

Christian Science Monitor

Literature to share with tweens and teens: Go beyond today's young adult titles

The cover image for George Orwell's 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' originally published in 1950, which still has themes that easily relate to today's audiences.

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Related Topix: Arts, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Stratford, CT

Boston.com

New Balance Launches Literature-Inspired Shoes

The Boston-based athletic company released this month the "Authors Collection," a three-tier shoe collection inspired by great American literature.

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Related Topix: Arts, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Applied Clinical Trials

Galmed Announces FDA Clearance of IND of Armachol for the Treatment of Fatty Liver Disorders

Such clearance will permit Galmed to conduct clinical trials of its product candidate, aramchol, in for the treatment of fatty liver disorders.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, Arts, Diabetes

Easley Progress

Literature digs deep into the soul of the wr...

In the last seven months I would have to say we've covered any number of topics including religion, politics, my life, my sons, my pets, and music.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opinion

CiteULike

Superficial granulomatous pyoderma: a case in an 11-year-old girl and review of the literature.

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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Related Topix: Arts

Examiner.com

Hot Shot Debut: M.P. Cooley on 'Ice Shear'

Ms. Cooley is the debut novelist of Ice Shear . A native of upstate New York, she currently lives in Campbell, California.

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Related Topix: Barnard College, Arts, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The News-Messenger

Kids get history, literature lesson at Tom Sawyer Days

If the kids don't leave Tom Sawyer Days wet and muddy, Sandusky County Parks District Program Coordinator Jeanne Dietrich said they missed out.

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Related Topix: Family, Arts, Kids, Sandusky County, OH

Examiner.com

Four popular classic movies that were based on short stories

George Bailey's unlikeable grandson will get a visit from his guardian angel/aunt in the sequel.

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Related Topix: Arts, Film Noir, The Killers, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Burt Lancaster, Life, Holidays, Christmas, It's a Wonderful Life, Comedy Movies, It Happened One Night

The Victoria Advocate

Bloomington man turns childhood tinfoil-creation hobby into art

Gallegos, 29, maintains a hobby of hand-sculpting aluminum foil figurines based on his imagination and characters from historical and popular literature and television and film.

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Related Topix: Arts, Sculpting

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Gerson: 'The Giver' is serious stuff for a teen literature movie

In 1993, Lois Lowry wrote a slim book for youth about totalitarianism, euthanasia, suicide, sexual awakening and infanticide.

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Related Topix: Arts, Vocal, Lois Lowry, Celebrities, Country, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Opinion

The Stranger

The Lives of the Artists, in Comic Form

Like the old Classics Illustrated line, which adapted the classics of literature to comics form, Catherine Ingram's new "This Is..." line brings the world of high art to the comics medium.

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Related Topix: Arts

The Independent

Business Adventures by John Brookes: A Bible for billionaires

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates are big fans of an out of print 1960s business book.

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Arts, New York

Steuben Courier

Book Notes: For the love of the lobster roll

'Lobster Rolls of New England: Seeking Sweet Summer Delight' Written by Sally Lerman, 'The Lobster Gal' at lobstergal.com.

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Related Topix: Arts, Rockport, MA, Life, Food, Seafood, Ipswich, MA, Essex, MA

The Daily Star

Golam Mostaqim, a witty and committed civil servant

GOLAM Mostaqim, a former secretary to the Government of Bangladesh passed away on July 11. He was 61. Mostaqim was extremely accessible, friendly, candid, honest, and unpretentious.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Arts,

Media Research Center

The Fracking King' Mixes Scrabble, Anti-Fracking Agenda: Spelling Absurdity

The beauty of weaving an anti-fracking agenda into a work of fiction is that drilling for natural gas can be demonized without a burden of proof.

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Related Topix: Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

Naked Girls Reading to Present AWKWARD, 8/20

Revel in the literary embarrassment with New York's "Best Story Hour" , as Naked Girls Reading presents AWKWARD.

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Related Topix: Arts, 9, New York

Boing Boing

The Man Who Mailed Frying Pans

In the latest episode of the Futility Closet podcast, we follow postal enthusiast W. Reginald Bray as he sends bowler hats, seaweed, his dog and even himself through the British mail.

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Related Topix: Apiculture, Science, Arts

DNA India

No top secrets for this Bond

Famous Indian author and Padma Bhushan awardee, Ruskin Bond, enjoys guiding enthusiastic young children as much as he enjoys writing stories for them.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Arts

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