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26 min ago | Ledbury Reporter
Rare first edition of Harper Lee's novel 'To Kill A Mockingbird' donated to Oxfam book shop.Manager Janet Gilbert with the book along with a rare Victorian book on butterflies and moths which was also donated at the same time.
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3 hrs ago | Town Topics
The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Jhumpa Lahiri will join Princeton's creative writing faculty in the Lewis Center for the Arts at Prince-ton University, but not until September of 2015.
7 hrs ago | USA Today
It has taken years for George R.R. Martin to write the five existing Game of Thrones novels, and there's no telling when the sixth will be hitting bookshelves.
12 hrs ago | Nuvo.net
Fifty Shades of Bae Do you have any recommendations when it comes to erotic literature? Something more recent than Casanova, and something more progressive than Shades of Gray? Something I could make my husband read to me? - Anonymously submitted via Tumblr Sarah: My best advice? Grab a bunch of modern anthologies and get into as many different ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Winston Groom just celebrated the 20th anniversary of his 1986 epic novel "Forrest Gump" turn as a blockbuster movie, but the Alabama author hasn't slowed down in producing interesting, informative works of literature since then.
Topping Swann Galleries ' June 19 auction of 19th & 20th Century Literature was a first American edition of Herman Melville's Moby-Dick or, The Whale-with white endpapers-New York, 1851, which brought $40,000 against a pre-sale estimate of $18,000 to $25,000, while a scarce fourth edition copy also exceeded expectations, bringing $7,168 in its ... (more)
Fyodor Dostoevsky is a monumental figure not only in Russia, a country that reveres writers, but in global literature as well.
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J.K. Rowling paints a dishy picture of an adult Harry in a new story posted Tuesday on her Pottermore website.
The same policies that locked Japanese society into a peaceful and orderly feudal system from the early 1600s through the 1860s fostered one of the country's most exuberant and vibrant art scenes.
Adventure Theatre MTC , the two-time recipient of the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Production, Theatre for Young Audiences, has announced its 63rd Season .
Baron Maximilian Von Zipple and Professor Adam Smasher of The Eternal Frontier will perform at the Meadowlands Museum on July 21. The Meadowlands Museum in Rutherford is "gearing up" for its "Alternative Reality: Steampunk & the Victorian Age" program, featuring a series of speakers and exhibits on the growing cult phenomenon, scheduled to open on ... (more)
Alvan Ikoku's experience conducting archival work on malaria control helped him recognize the public health significance of literary writing.
He was 91. Turk, a state senator for more than a decade, died at his home in Radford, according to De Vilbiss Funeral Home.
Back in the early days of personal computing, the promise of interactive, multimedia, hypertext books was exciting, notably with Voyager's Expanded Books .
Chris Howard stands in front of his antenna in Lowndes County. Howard wants to create a Golden Triangle radio station called "Classic Book Radio" that only broadcasts prerecorded readings of classic literature.
Great writers tend to want to be at the top of their field, so literature can be a cutthroat community.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 10:49 pm
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