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  1. Short Fiction is Cool Again: Tor.com Announces Inaugural Novella ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Library Journal

    ... writing! Wilda "Willy" Williams ( wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com ) is LJ 's Fiction Editor. She specializes in popular fiction and edits the Mystery, Science Fiction, Christian Fiction, and Word on Street Lit columns.

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  2. Martyn McLaughlin: The godfather of tartan noirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Scotsman.com

    ... of Scottish cultural expression, but McIlvanney swept away old stigmas and showed it was possible to imbue popular fiction with the sandblasted language of the everyday and literary ambition. It is a crime novel where the enduring mystery is the ...

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  3. #50Dollarsnot50Shades: Porn From The Wrong PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Online Scene

    ... when it is already such a needlessly complex issue. Younger readers should not be put in the position where popular fiction (and the media flurry than accompanies it), teaches them that feeling scared or uncomfortable, or not being listened to when ...

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  4. Headlines You Don't Want To SeeRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Small dead animals

    The widely panned movie in question is based on a laughably craptastic novel that's hugely popular among women , having sold over 100 million copies worldwide. It's not a politician's job to publicly campaign against a particular work of popular fiction, and I doubt that any woman who intends to see the film will be dissuaded from doing so just because a grey-haired 67-year-old Conservative MP suggests a boycott -- what's far more likely is that the talk of a boycott will boost ticket sales.

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  5. Subconscious in 'Fifty Shades of Grey' needs helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... goddess, my subconscious, and I all gape." In these matters, I don't know how well science competes with popular fiction. In his early works, Sigmund Freud referred to a "subconscious" only to abandon the concept and write dismissively of those who ...

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  6. a Fifty Shades of Greya screams for psychiatric helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Washington Post

    ... goddess, my subconscious, and I all gape." In these matters, I don't know how well science competes with popular fiction. In his early works, Sigmund Freud referred to a "subconscious" only to abandon the concept and write dismissively of those who ...

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  7. Book sale at the Kingston Sharing LibraryRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | De Kalb Midweek

    Hundreds of books are for sale, including mysteries, biographies, romance, popular fiction, as well as great nonfiction on a wide range of topics. Paperbacks cost 25 cents each or 10 for $2.

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  8. '50 Shades' review is HERERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Fox News

    ... and sexually. She inexplicably accepts. The only reason Christian Grey has become a recent icon in popular fiction - albeit a trashy one - is because he is filthy rich. Being a wealthy, debonair playboy has overshadowed being a manipulating sexual ...

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  9. Harper Lee and the Benefit of the DoubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | New Yorker

    ... S. Buck and James Michener, writers who once occupied a now defunct space somewhere between literary and popular fiction. Though "Mockingbird" won a Pulitzer Prize, like Buck's "The Good Earth," it is not typically considered part of the "serious" ...

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  10. Book sale at the Kingston Sharing LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Daily Chronicle

    Hundreds of books are for sale, including mysteries, biographies, romance, popular fiction, as well as great nonfiction on a wide range of topics. Paperbacks cost 25 cents each or 10 for $2.

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  11. Book Review Blog Tour with Five-Time Author, Joan C. CurtisRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | PR Log

    With the release of The Clock Strikes Midnight, Atlanta author, Joan C. Curtis is premiered on popular blogger sites with interviews, tips and more. PRLog - Feb. 9, 2015 - ATLANTA -- Joan C. Curtis , award winning writer and five-time author, kicks off an exciting week long Book Review Blog Tour, featuring many popular fiction blog sites, who provide a preview of her latest book, The Clock Strikes Midnight ; released November 25th by MuseItUp Publishing .

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  12. Queen of Romance Erica James beams down in Long Melford after being seduced by SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Ipswich Evening Star

    ... sense. And, yes, it did. I set myself a new-year resolution that I would write a book. And I'm talking about popular fiction; I wasn't reading the greats." Like? "I do remember, a little earlier, Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Woman of Substance, which ...

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  13. RUSA'S Top Pop Fiction | ALA Midwinter 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Library Journal

    ... ws blog. Wilda "Willy" Williams ( wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com ) is LJ 's Fiction Editor. She specializes in popular fiction and edits the Mystery, Science Fiction, Christian Fiction, and Word on Street Lit columns.

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  14. 'Thorn Birds' author Colleen McCullough dead aged 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | The Raw Story

    ... with her name," publishing director Shona Martyn said. Martyn said she was proud to be an author of popular fiction "writing for a broad audience rather than the elite." McCullough penned 25 novels, including her first, "Tim", which was made into a ...

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  15. Apocalypse: How?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Dalhousie News

    ... "It is a fashionable topic nowadays," says Dr. Masse. The course was inspired by continued interest in popular fiction about the apocalypse, zombies and related phenomena. Dr. Masse saw an opportunity to connect our modern fascination in these ...

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  16. 'Check It Out' at the Gilmer Library, Week of 1/29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Fetch Your News

    ... of your 2015 garden. The Friends of the Library Bookshelf The Bookshelf has another great collection of popular fiction titles from Bethany House. These are good, gentle reads, perfect for winter evenings. You'll find them on the shelves by the cash ...

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  17. India failed to captalise on 'Feluda's' popularity: Author Ashwin SanghiRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... failed to take off post "Feluda". "Just imagine, 10 years ago, publishers were not keen on investing in popular fiction. At that time, they only wanted literary fiction or non-fiction. But look at the developments now. It is the genre of romance, ...

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  18. Tonight: New books, plus food and drink, at the Atherton LibraryRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Almanac

    ... 7 to 8 p.m. at the Atherton Library, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane. Featured books will include literary and popular fiction, mystery, graphic novels, essays and poetry -- even baking. A professional Beltramo's sommelier will pour West Coast varietals ...

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  19. Galaxy Press Announces New WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | PRWeb

    We attend many events throughout the year where there exists a high demand for Mr. Hubbard's works and this demand is easily fulfilled by establishing what genre of books they enjoy reading. L. Ron Hubbard , one of the most prolific writers of popular fiction during America's golden age of fiction, didn't write in just one or possibly two genres, as most writers.

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  20. Ono Wins Akutagawa Literary Award; Nishi Wins Naoki PrizeRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Novelist Masatsugu Ono has won the prestigious Akutagawa Prize for up-and-coming authors, while the Naoki Prize for popular fiction has gone to writer Kanako Nishi, the selection committee said Thursday. Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.

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