Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 3)

Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Popular Fiction. (Page 3)

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  1. Bronte EroticismRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | Bronte Blog

    Victorian Popular Fiction Association 7th Annual Conference: Victorian Authenticity & Artifice 13-15 July 2015, Senate House, London Monday 13th July 2015 Neo-Victorian Fiction Panel host: Jess Cox Sex, Film, and the BrontA«s: Selling Victorian Eroticism in Modern Adaptations Heather Williams, University of Cincinnati. In anticipation of the film's release in 2011, W Magazine devoted a cover story to Cary Fukunaga's adaptation of Jane Eyre , featuring Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender as Jane and Rochester.

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  2. Modernity and magical realism in rural JapanRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... ck" series. A couple of years later, she'd be awarded the Naoki Prize, Japan's most prestigious accolade for popular fiction, for "Watashi no Otoko" ("My Man"), a tautly structured drama about the incestuous relationship between a middle-age

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  3. Top 10 Popular AuthorsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | WatchMojo

    Script Written by Sean Harris. Sometimes you read a book that you just can't put down... And other times you find an author whose books you can't stop reading! Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 most popular fiction authors! For this list, we've looked at a combination of market performance and artistic merit in order to determine the best popular fiction authors.

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  4. New mobile library receives warm welcome at Worcester schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Worcester News

    The newly refurbished mobile library is decorated in graphics taken from Tom Gates children's books, written and illustrated by author Liz Pichon, and still carries over 4,000 national curriculum and popular fiction titles. Councillor Lucy Hodgson, cabinet member with responsibility for localism and communities, said: "It's wonderful that the children at Lyppard Grange School were the first to see the new mobile and that they responded so positively to it.

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  5. Nashville Public Library lends 5 millionth itemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WKRN

    The Nashville Public Library announced Wednesday it lent out its five millionth item during their fiscal year, which ended in June. The library reported that mystery and detective stories, as romance and thrillers were the most popular fiction books among adults.

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  6. Denise Ch vez wins international awards for latest novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    On June 27, Chavez received first place in the popular fiction category of the International Latino Book Awards ceremony for her novel, "The King and Queen of Comezon," published by the University of Oklahoma Press. The day before, Chavez's book was second place winner in a group of nine national finalists in the IndieFab awards ceremony held at the ALA Conference.

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  7. Book review: The dust that falls from dreams, Louis de bernieresRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... an old-fashioned novel. It may be said to hover, or, better perhaps, bridge the gap between literary and popular fiction. It's a chronicle, with no particular shape to it. John Masefield once wrote a novel with the title ODTAA - One Damned Thing ...

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  8. 8 authors on books that taught them about first loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | USA Today

    ... stories of love gone wrong and girls gone bad. Secreted from my parents' bookcase, it was the first book of popular fiction I ever read, and I was shocked at how much more interesting it was than whatever I'd been reading in middle school. Ah, ...

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  9. Book review: 'The Golden Age of Murder' by Martin EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... back in the news as he is considered for sainthood by the Catholic Church. As is the general fate of popular fiction writers over time, most of the other original members are far from being household names today. New members were, and are, ...

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  10. Mark Thomas interview: The comedian has written a book about his year of 100 protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Independent

    ... He almost explodes. "F**k 'em! It's a sh*t book! It's so outrageously banal, asininea Seriously, this is popular fiction? What the f**k is going on? It's like adults reading Harry Potter - are you mad? Raise your game!" That, though, is as combative ...

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  11. Southwell set to take on the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Waikato Times

    ... about everything ever written about anything in children's literature - from nursery rhymes to classics and popular fiction and had to learn the opening lines of more than 300 stories. Competing teams are prepared with a kitty of 10 points and make ...

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  12. Val McDermid on her friend Iain Banks: "He was one of the finest novelists of his generation"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... his books, but would enjoy them. I think he's a really important bridge between high literary fiction and popular fiction. He produced work that had quite profound significance, but he also managed to reach a wide audience. And maybe he sometimes ...

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  13. World Cup trivia cover to coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... by Oxford Bookstore and Infinity Group at Infinity Benchmark last month. There was a strong selection of popular fiction and non-fiction, both Indian and international, along with illustrated books covering a vast range of topics such as design, ...

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  14. Marvel's 'Star Wars' comic just made a huge change to Han SoloRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... mad at him. There is one caveat to this, though-since comic books are probably the most serial narratives in popular fiction, they thrive off misdirection and cliffhangers. It's possible that there is some explanation to this that'll downplay the ...

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  15. More Read the original story

    May 29, 2015 | KXVO

    ... about the true nature of the legal system and the people who practice in it, which is often distorted in popular fiction. "This novel is different," Crump said. "The story takes you through a big case, step by step, and it authentically shows the ...

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  16. Every Hero Has a Story for this year's Summer Reading ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... brand new books for teens and adults that they can choose from. There are classics, series, cookbooks, popular fiction, popular nonfiction and more." For babies The library's reading program also has incentives for parents to practice early literacy ...

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  17. Review: In The Unlikely EventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... animating it. It's the opposite of gritty, but then, there are plenty of authors offering that. These days, popular fiction is consumed with tales of murder and manipulation, terminal illness, child abuse and violence.

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  18. Ian FlemingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... secret service agent 007, became one of the most successful and widely imitated heroes of 20th-century popular fiction. The son of a Conservative MP and the grandson of a Scottish banker, Fleming was born into a family of wealth and privilege and ...

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  19. Tanith LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... schooling and undiagnosed dyslexia, she could not read until she was eight, when her father (an avid fan of popular fiction) finally took her in hand. By the next year, she was writing fiction herself, and never stopped. She had better teaching at ...

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  20. Leading Chinese eBook Publishers to Receive Achievement Awards at BookExpo AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... "Readers and learners around the world are eagerly discovering and borrowing from their local library popular fiction, children's and educational Chinese eBooks in every genre." Chinese publishers are enjoying rapid sales growth in the US and ...

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