Books Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. J.K. Rowling in dispute with neighbors over tree-trimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Author J.K. Rowling is under fire for tree work that's being done on her property. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has become embroiled in a fresh dispute with several of her neighbors over work taking place outside her home in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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  2. An author struggling to write her novel finds a story novel among the grapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... different kinds of grapes, on how to grow a vine from seedling to maturity, on how wine was made. I had read all the books on Napa politics and the Mondavis and the Gallos. Like everyone, I knew the nature of people, of parents and siblings, which ...

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  3. Market Report: Emerging markets exodus leaves Aberdeen Asset Management laggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | This Is London

    Investors in Aberdeen Asset Management rushed for the exit almost as quickly as they did from its funds in the third quarter. The FTSE 100 fund manager suffered further outflows of funds as investors cut their stake in equities exposed to emerging markets, which Aberdeen focuses on.

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  4. Social media accounts inspired by touching picture project Humans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Mail

    Woof and the city! Social media accounts inspired by touching picture project Humans of New York spotlight the Big Apple's cutest canines Both of the popular pages were inspired by Brandon Stanton's Humans of New York, which shares portraits of New Yorkers with interesting stories New Yorkers pride themselves on being like no one else in the country - and as far as one Instagram account is concerned, even canine New Yorkers are a bit unique. Dogs of New York captures 'the hippest dogs in the world's best city', according to its tagline.

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  5. Book City: Gov. Jay Inslee talks readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Crosscut.com

    ... before falling asleep. H is for Hawk , a memoir by Helen Macdonald. It's taking me a while, but I always enjoy reading books that have some tie to nature. Two books come to mind, both of them read some time ago: Dirt, the Erosion of Civilizations , ...

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  6. Columbus's idea for 'Harry Potter' sequelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | USA Today

    Director Chris Columbus Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint on the set of the motion picture "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets." - The director of the first two Harry Potter movies isn't into this whole prequel business .

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  7. Amy Poehler Found a Jimmy Choo Clutch That Looks Just Like Her 'Yes Please' BookRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Racked

    with a previous project of hers. The comedian who plays Susie in the Netflix prequel series held a clutch that looks just like the cover of her best-selling book, Jimmy Choo , and actually says "No" on the back . It's hard to believe that Amy would ever carry with the "No" side out, though.

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  8. Let's remember the first time Harry & Ron met HermioneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... Rupert Grint and Emma Watson shared a scene together in the Harry Potter franchise. "I loved the Harry Potter books - I was a massive fan. I just felt like that part belonged to me. I know that sounds crazy, but from that first audition, I always ...

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  9. Black entrepreneurs will compete with business ideas at 'Pitch Black'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | OregonLive.com

    When Steve Jobs came back to Apple in 1997, he changed the company with a whiteboard. Apple was making a lot of different products them, Walter Isaacson wrote in "Steve Jobs," and the prodigal son wanted to simplify.

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  10. 8 Travel Itineraries for English Literature LoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Time

    Reading can be an escape from everyday life. Some writers - J.K. Rowling, George R.R. Martin, and C.S. Lewis come to mind - created entire worlds only accessible through the pages of their books.

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  11. 5 Ways to Be More Mindful - and Less Stressed - at WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | US News & World Report

    When you leave the task at hand and let your mind wander, you'll wind up feeling more creative and refreshed than before. We all feel overwhelmed.

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  12. Foreign exchange licenses decreasedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Daily Herald

    PHILIPSBURG/WILLEMSTAD--The number of foreign exchange licenses issued by the Central Bank of Curacao and St. Maarten in 2014 dropped by 92 to 776. This drop can be attributed primarily to fewer foreign exchange exemptions granted to international financial and business companies and for lending abroad , cited the Bank's Annual Report 2014.

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  13. In Austin Grossman's supernatural novel, 'Crooked,' Richard Nixon meets H.P. LovecraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Los Angeles Times

    As if American voters didn't have enough to worry about, in the last few years, the undead and the uncanny have infiltrated the ranks of U.S. politicians in novels like Seth Grahame-Smith's "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" and "The Last American Vampire" and Christopher Farnsworth's wonderful Nathaniel Cade books, which star a vampire Secret Service agent bound by blood to protect the president. Fans of those books might raise an eyebrow at the White House's decision to allow tourists to use cameras for the first time in 40 years.

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  14. J.K. Rowling Causing Traffic Chaos With Work Done On Her Edinburgh HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | ContactMusic.com

    The 'Harry Potter' author has created more waves with her neighbours after gardening work caused traffic tailbacks on the roads outside her home. J.K. Rowling has incurred the wrath of her neighbours once more, with the author being blamed for causing traffic "chaos" by having her garden hedges trimmed.

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  15. J.K. Rowling Is Pissing Off Her NeighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Refinery 29

    Where's Professor Sprout when you need her? The Guardian reports that Edinburgh residents are blaming J.K. Rowling for roadworks causing traffic congestion. What does the beloved Harry Potter author have to do with it? Apparently, the roadworks are a result of her family hiring contractors to cut back the 30-foot Leyland Cypress hedges outside her 17th-century mansion.

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  16. Charlize's new film about family murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Iol.co.za

    Charlize Theron at the Los Angeles premiere of A24 and DirectTV's 'Dark Places' in Los Angeles, California on July 21, 2015. LOS ANGELES: A film adaptation of best-selling author Gillian Flynn's Dark Places stars Academy Award winner Charlize Theron as a woman revisiting a brutal family murder.

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  17. Touch ID will let your Apple TV know which family member is watchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Cult of Mac Blog

    Apple could opt to include a Touch ID fingerprint sensor in its new Apple TV remote, according to a patent application published today. Unlike the iPhone and iPad, however, this sensor wouldn't be used for unlocking your device, but rather quickly making it aware of who is watching at any given time - thereby letting Apple's long-awaited TV configure volume, screen brightness, and suggested channels on a person-by-person basis.

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  18. What The College Kids Are ReadingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... programs - some just for freshmen and for others, the entire campus or local community joins in. The idea is that books will stir discussion - and unite a class or campus around a topic. Some schools even have the author speak on campus, or weave ...

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  19. JK Rowling hedge-trimming blamed for traffic 'chaos' around Edinburgh homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Harry Potter writer has been blamed for traffic disruption around her 17th-century home as contractors cut back 30ft hedges Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.

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  20. Traffic brought to standstill after JK Rowling publicly trims her bushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Star

    The Harry Potter author, 49, had to call in some experts to tame her bush when it grew wildly out of control. The Leylandii bushes outside Rowling's luxury Edinburgh home can grow up to 30ft and grow so rapidly homeowners are forced to trim them down annually.

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