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  1. A romance author pays tribute to Colleen McCulloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    A romance author pays tribute to Colleen McCullough Romance author Sarah MacLean pays tribute to The Thorn Birds author Colleen McCullough. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1KcUpL3 Beloved romance author Colleen McCullough has died at age 77 .

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  2. Author Richelle Mead Closes One Door, Opens AnotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Publishers' Weekly

    ... studied as an undergrad at the University of Michigan, before moving on to earn a master's degree in comparative literature from Western Michigan University, followed by a second master's in teaching from the University of Washington. "I've always ...

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  3. Circle Theatrea s a Asher Leva part of rich tradition of Jewish theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    The narrative of an individual choosing a path that is not popular within his or her own family, community or culture is a common plot across literature, drama and film. But what happens when the central character has a deep desire to have each foot firmly planted in both worlds? That's a question that is explored in Chaim Potok's 1972 novel My Name Is Asher Lev , and in playwright Aaron Posner's acclaimed and highly theatrical adaptation of that novel.

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  4. Time for some new great novelsRead the original story

    Thursday | Barnstable Patriot

    ... over the years holding only books that sell very well. And most of them are not destined to be the great literature of the future. I believe that if people could give the classics another try - the last try was probably in high school and, let's ...

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  5. The first European Comics Journal to be launched in MarchRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    ... icated to discover the unheard voices and unseen masterpieces of Italy, and to pushing their selection of fantasy literature across the world.

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  6. New Fantasy Writers and Internet-Haters Dominate Our Favorite Books This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wired

    ... depths. By the end, we'll all need rescuing. The International One: Pasi Ilmari JA A skelA inen, The Rabbit Back Literature Society Release: January 20 We're guessing you probably haven't read any Finnish fantasy. (Swedish neo-noir, sure.) We ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | VietNam News

    ... to February 2. When I visited Nhan Hau Village, I felt I was walking into the pages of Chi Pheo, the Vietnamese literature classic about northern farmers in colonial-feudal society. If you're looking for a pleasant spot to watch the world go by, ...

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  8. Brooke Young of the Printz Award CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... the manager of the new Glendale library branch, opening fall 2015. What has made you interested in young-adult literature? I started at the library when I was a teenager, so it was always there. It became really heightened when we moved into this ...

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  9. Drinking Midnight Wine by Simon R. GreenRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2010 | SF Site

    Simon R. Green Simon R. Green was born in 1955 in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England. He obtained an M.A. in Modern English and American Literature from Leicester University and he also studied history and has a combined Humanities degree.

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  10. Paul Thomas: Shedding light on 'The Luminaries' stoushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... else was it? - of this extraordinary and unique work of fiction will be a source of embarrassment for New Zealand literature for years to come. Finally, while I understand her publisher Fergus Barrowman's protectiveness, I don't think this kerfuffle ...

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  11. Love stories give us hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... help them navigate life's challenges than the love of God. My goal is to bring the healing power of the gospel to literature without being preachy, predictable, or boring. At the same time, I am not sure this is the direction God would have me ...

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  12. Jobsite Theater to Stage Virginia Woolf's ORLANDO, 3/4-29Read the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... translations, approaches, and adaptations of classic works. The company has previously undertaken staged literature as varied in style and substance as The Hound of the Baskervilles, Fahrenheit 451 and Einstein's Dreams. Virginia Woolf's Orlando is ...

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  13. An eloquent essay on Huck Finn and raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    Andrew Levy explores the soul of Mark Twain's enduring achievement, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn , with the utmost self-awareness. Levy knows his latest project is more of an extended essay than a full-length book, and he all but says so in his Acknowledgements, when he admits, as Twain himself might have put it, that "the documentation a is nearly as long as the book, and even then, it's not long enough."

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  14. Renee Fleming Coming to The Music HallRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ren) each year from the tri-state area and beyond, The Music Hall is the region's center for the performing arts, literature and education...easy to get to, impossible to forget.

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  15. Bad Faith Criticism of Science [Greg Laden's Blog]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ScienceBlogs

    ... flack itself becomes the message. The Science Careers piece talks about a case of overlap between the scientific literature and the blogosphere that was less vitriolic but just as complex: cognitive psychologist Axel Cleeremans attempted to ...

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  16. UBC Library acquires 800-year-old medieval Papal documentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | University of British Columbia

    ... his history course focused on the European early Middle Ages. The bull would also appeal to students of classics, literature, law, theology and art history, he says. "It's very useful in and of itself as a historical document. From the student ...

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  17. a oeMilitary Incompetencea trumps Madonnaa s a oeSexa oeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... Ron Charles is the editor of The Washington Post's Book World. For a dozen years, he enjoyed teaching American literature and critical theory in the Midwest, but finally switched to journalism when he realized that if he graded one more paper, he'd ...

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  18. Fashion star Tommy Hilfiger to publish memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    Fashion star Tommy Hilfiger to publish memoir Having reached the top of American fashion, Tommy Hilfiger to ready to tell all. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1KbwFae Fashion star Hilfiger, 63, will publish his memoir, announced Ballantine Books Thursday, promising to reveal how he got to be Tommy Hilfiger, lifestyle maestro.

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  19. 'Dragon Tattoo' trilogy sequel set for AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    'Dragon Tattoo' trilogy sequel set for August The authorized sequel, written by David Lagercrantz, will hit bookshelves Aug. 27. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CD3nk7 An authorized sequel to the wildly popular Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series will hit bookshelves on Aug. 27, publisher Knopf announced Thursday. The novel, written by David Lagercrantz, is an original story based on the books by Stieg Larsson, who died in 2004.

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  20. UncouplingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Independent Women's Forum

    ... book Marriage and Caste in America shed light on the phenomenon almost a decade ago. What Cherlin adds to the literature is a historical perspective on the way America's working class has viewed marriage. He argues that working-class family ...

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