Books Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Edmonds Booktalk: Celebrate Aug. 18 - Ivan Doig DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | My Edmonds

    ... the Bookshop owner in 1978, did not completely understand what was in store for her. She did not order nearly enough books at first, but they did have champagne! It all ended up going just fine, and Ivan continued to be a great supporter of The ...

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  2. TV This Week, Aug. 2 -8: 'The Daily Show With Jon Stewart' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Los Angeles Times

    All heck breaks loose when Haylie Duff finds out about "His Secret Family" in this new TV movie. 7 p.m. Lifetime Love is in the air - or maybe that's just pollen - on the return of the reality spin-off "Bachelor in Paradise" hosted by Chris Harrison.

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  3. Howard Jones, doctor who pioneered in vitro fertilization, dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Washington Post

    ... Dr. Jones continued to keep office hours at the institute even after he was 100. Over his life, he wrote 12 books, including a memoir about in vitro fertilization that was published last fall, "In Vitro Fertilization Comes to America: Memoir of a ...

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  4. Lights, camera, action! Blenheim Palace has a licence to thrill visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Bicester Advertiser

    ... known roles to date was playing Professor Severus Snape in the films inspired by JK Rowling's best-selling children's books. Ms Wiseman added: "The talk will explain exactly what happens at Blenheim Palace when Hollywood descends and will also look ...

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  5. Quidditch alights in Broomfield: Nearly 40 kids turn out for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | LongmontFYI

    ... younger children asking when they can participate. "It's so multi-generational, I even have grandparents who love (the books)," said Corrie Frank, teen assistant librarian. "It's something (kids) can come into and still love after all these years." ...

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  6. David Fincher's Utopia Adaptation In Limbo Over Budget IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | ContactMusic.com

    The filmmaker reunited with his Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn to pen the new version of the hit drama, which was set to star his The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo leading lady Rooney Mara . However, reports suggest the project is in limbo as Fincher battles over finances with bosses at HBO, the network which ordered Utopia straight to series last year , while the show's cast has since been released from their contracts, according to Deadline.com.

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  7. J.K. Rowling, First Billionaire Author, Adds To Empire As She Turns 50Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Author J.K. Rowling, the magical mind behind "Harry Potter," turned 50 years old Friday and her reign as literary queen is stronger than ever. Rowling had an estimated net worth of more than $1 billion in 2014, according to the Sunday Times' UK Rich List - a combination of the writer's impressive book sales and, in no small part, to the success of the "Harry Potter" films.

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  8. J.K Rowling's wizard boy Harry Potter turns 35Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Newkerala.com

    J.K Rowling's imaginative wizard boy Harry Potter has turned 35, as according to the tale he was born to fictional characters James and Lily Potter on Thursday 31st July 1980. Although there is no mention of the exact year in the 'Harry Potter' books, it was because of another character named Nearly Headless Nick's 500th anniversary of his Death Day in 1492 that fans were able to connect the dots, the Mirror reported.

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  9. Happy birthday, Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Cadillac-Wexford Public Library held an all-day event to celebrate the fictional wizard's birthday. The wildly popular books by author J.K. Rowling, who shares a birthday with Harry, were brought to life with edible chocolate frogs, crafts and ...

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  10. Fans celebrate JK Rowling's 50th birthday with enchanting handmade Harry Potter cakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Radio Times

    ... an edible art collection celebrating the author. Each delectable artwork is inspired by a place or a moment in the books or films and feature hidden easter eggs for dedicated fans to find. Creative director of the Birthday Mischief Managed project ...

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  11. Western Bulldogs master the mysteries of Moneyball strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Age

    First came our collective celebration of Sydney for signing overlooked fringe players such as Josh Kennedy, Ben McGlynn, Shane Mumford and Ted Richards - all of whom flourished in their new northern home. Richmond were lauded next for their success with Ivan Maric, Bachar Houli, Shaun Grigg and Anthony Miles .

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  12. Happy Birthday, HarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Daily News-Record

    Massanutten Regional Library reference librarian Cheryl Metz, dressed as Professor Trelawney, helps Audrey Smith , 8, of Broadway, with reading tea leaves at the divination table during a Harry Potter-themed celebration Friday of the character's birthday at the library's main branch in Harrisonburg. Ava Farley , 9, and sister, Audrey, 5, of Staunton, make "mandrakes," a plant from Harry Potter's fictional universe, during Friday's birthday-themed event for author J.K Rowling's celebrated wizard.

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  13. Reporting: ImmigrationMIGRANTS Oppose Immigration Cap in the UkRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | American Reporter

    ... and journalist Stieg Larsson. Larsson died of a massive heart attack in 2004 at the age of 50, leaving behind three books that have gripped the world in a frenzy unknown since J. K. Rowland started writing about a kid named Harry Potter. The books ...

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  14. Joan Archer Aldrin dies at 84; dealt with the spotlight as astronaut's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and had extramarital affairs. Like many astronaut marriages, the Aldrins' ended in divorce. He went on to write books about his space explorations and the consequences of stardom. His wife did not recede into the background. "I feel my story is just ...

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  15. Skate World Celebrates Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... the dark lord Voldemort made an entrance. "I think that the Harry potter series was such a loved, beloved series of books for kids and for movies that when we started promoting it people were just coming from all over saying I want to go," said ...

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  16. Here Are Harry Potter's Best Birthday Presents EVER, RankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | MTV

    And you know who else loves Harry? His friends. As you'll recall from reading all seven books , before his days at Hogwarts, Harry had little to no acknowledgment of his birthday, and even less in the way of presents.

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  17. Clint Eastwood at the 2012 Republican ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Truthdig

    By late summer 2012 there were rumors that a major celebrity might openly endorse the presidential candidacy of Mitt Romney at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, but even though Clint always The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, it was hard to believe the major celebrity was Eastwood until the night of August 29 when he strode out on the convention stage. Regardless of his beliefs, Clint was not known for giving public political speeches in prime time.

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  18. Just Because: Matthew Lewis Sends The Most Adorable Birthday Message To J.K. RowlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Socialite Life

    So you know what that means! It's author J.K. Rowling 's birthday, too! The super famous author turns 50-years-old today, and the good folks at TIME Magazine reached out to some of the Harry Potter cast so they could send some birthday love to good old J.K. While plenty of them said great things, we found a very special place in our hearts for Matthew Lewis ' birthday wishes. "I could talk about the millions of lives Jo has enriched whether through the stories and characters she's created or through the millions of pounds she's given to charity.

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  19. "Harry Potter" Stars Wish J.K. Rowling Happy 50th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    County Attorney Adam Edmun... -- A Delta pilot flying into JFK airport in New York spotted a drone off its right wing as it approached the runway, the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday... -- It's the tiniest grave in the village's cemetery, just big enough for a bundle nearly two feet long. Eighteen-month-old Ali Dawabsheh burned to deat... A cache of internal memos that federal regulators intended to keep private reveals a culture of secrecy, falsehood and dysfunction that permeated the Waters of the U.S. rulema... Nebraska Transport Company of Gering is headed down a road not yet traveled.

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  20. This Week's Bestsellers: August 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Publishers' Weekly

    Summertime, and the reading is easy: in the past few months, books by YouTube personalities have become ubiquitous on our bestseller pages. This week, the #1 title in Hardcover Nonfiction - and the #7 book in the country - is Selp-Helf by Miranda Sings, a comically untalented wannabe pop star.

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