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Jk Rowling

JK Rowling Releases Short Piece About Minor Harry Potter Character

18th August 2014

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has penned a short story about one of the series’ very minor characters. Celestina Warbeck, who is referenced as...

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George R. R. Martin

Congrats, "A Song Of Ice And Fire" Fans, You Guessed The Ending. Well, Some Of You Did

13th August 2014

Obsessive Song of Ice and Fire(that'sGame of Thrones to TV people)fans are often very creative and very detail-oriented, it’s no secret. So much...

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Jk Rowling

As Amazon Appeals To Ebook Authors In Hachette Dispute, Bestselling Writers Take Out Ad Against The Online Bookseller

10th August 2014

It’s no secret that times have been tough for both authors and traditional publishers since the advent of Amazon. Recently, the conflict has...

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Stephen King

Amazon Respond to AuthorsUnited's Criticism

10th August 2014

The argument between online sales giant Amazon and publisher Hachette Book Group has been rumbling on for a while, but now a group of over 900...

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Kristen Bell

Frozen to Get a Sequel, in Book Form Anyway

9th August 2014

Fans of Frozen rejoice! Looks like there's plenty more adventures in store for the characters from the animated blockbuster. Publishing company...

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Jk Rowling

Want To See The New 'Harry Potter' Book Covers?

5th August 2014

What can get a bibliophile more excited than a pretty book cover? A brand new pretty book cover, especially when it belongs to a reprint of the Harry...

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Lindsay Lohan

The Celebrity Autobiographies We'd Rather Not Read

4th August 2014

It has been recently reported that child-actress turned troubled adult, Lindsay Lohan, is thinking about putting pen to paper and revealing all about...

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David Nicholls

Crowdfunded Novel Makes The Man Booker Longlist For The First Time

24th July 2014

Like Netflix’s influence on the recognition of brilliance within TV at award ceremonies, crowdfunding is finding its way into the highest pantheon...

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Anthony Mackie

Female Thor, Black Captain America And (Possibly) Evil Iron Man - Marvel's Avengers NOW! Looks Epic

18th July 2014

While Marvel Studios prepares to reunite the Avengers on screen for Age of Ultron next year, the three big reboots happening in the Marvel comic book...

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'Life With Archie' To End In Death In Heroic Comic Book Conclusion

16th July 2014

Archie Andrews will be killed off in a dramatic plotline to conclude the 75 year-old series. The red-headed comic book character will feature in his...

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Marvel Announces New Comic With Female Thor. #NerdRage Ensues.

16th July 2014

Ok, so this new change in Marvel comics canon is pretty bomb, we have to admit. Unlike his adopted brother/sister/occasional animal Loki, Thor’s...

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Chris Hemsworth

Marvel Unveils Fierce New Thor Incarnation…And She’s A Lady

15th July 2014

Marvel has caused waves within the comic book communities after revealing their dynamic new incarnation of Thor, who just happens to be a woman....

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Nadine Gordimer, One Of The Authors To Put A Face On The Cruelties Of Apartheid, Has Died At 90

15th July 2014

In the wake of Nadine Gordimer’s death, the world of literature is taking today to remember the extraordinary life and risk-filled career of the...

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Jk Rowling

Is JK Rowling's Pottermore Update Hinting That More 'Harry Potter' Stories Are On The Way?

10th July 2014

The buzz over J.K. Rowling’s latest Harry Potter offering is showing no signs of dying down. The 1,500 word story, published on the author’s...

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George R. R. Martin

Game Of Thrones: George R.R. Martin Hits Back At Death & Health Speculators With F-Bomb

10th July 2014

George R.R. Martin is 65. Let's just repeat that - only 65 years old. And, so it appears, in relatively good health. So if you're worried about...

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Jk Rowling

J.K. Rowling Reassures Daniel Radcliffe That There’ll Be No More Potter Films, Probably

9th July 2014

J.K Rowling's Pottermore addition last week, introducing fans to thirty-something Harry Potter and chums, may have been met with clamorous excitement...

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Jk Rowling

Joanne Harris Warns Aspiring Authors J.K. Rowling's Success Is Rare

9th July 2014

Joanne Harris, the author of such bestsellers as Chocolat and The Lollipop Shoes, warned aspiring authors of the true nature and reality of becoming...

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Jk Rowling

16 Years After Voldemort's Defeat, J.K. Rowling Reveals What Harry Potter Is Like Aged 34

8th July 2014

J.K. Rowling has released a short 1500 word story on Pottermore detailing the lives of Harry Potter and the rest of the Hogwarts gang 16 years after...

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Jk Rowling

Hey Potter Fans: J. K. Rowling Reveals The Ultimate Fate Of The Trio In Short Story

8th July 2014

Hey Potterheads, remember that fluffy epilogue at the end of Deathly Hallows? The-One-That-Shall-Not-Be-Mentioned in fan circles? Well, J. K. Rowling...

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Beloved Young Adult Writer Walter Dean Myers Dies At 76

3rd July 2014

The world of literature has lost an important voice with the death of Young Adult author Walter Dean Myers. Myers was known for his insightful...

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Hillary Clinton

Video - Hillary Clinton Attends A Busy Signing Of Her New Book 'Hard Choices'

23rd June 2014

The former US Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton is warmly applauded as she arrives at Barnes & Nobel in New York for a signing...

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Video - Huma Abedin Weiner Supports Hillary Clinton At Book Signing In New York

23rd June 2014

Huma Abedin Weiner, long-time aide to Hillary Clinton and former Deputy Chief of Staff at the State Department, was spotted supporting Clinton at her...

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Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson Faces Twitter Wrath For Killing, Eating And Tweeting Pictures Of Bunny Rabbit

20th June 2014

Jeanette Winterson, author of Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit, The Stone Gods and The Daylight Gates, among other books, caused a stir on Twitter with...

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Atmosphere

7 Ridiculously Good Quotes From Andrea Pirlo's 'I Think Therefore I Play'

19th June 2014

Andrea Pirlo became a football hipster’s pin-up when he grew a beard and left A.C Milan for Juventus. His languid, all-butter midfield play...

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Matthew Lewis

Diagon Alley Is Open For Business In Orlando's Wizarding World - Only For The "Harry Potter" Cast So Far

19th June 2014

One unexpected benefit from starring in the Harry Potter films is apparently the chance to test out the new additions at Orlando’s Wizarding World...

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Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson Kills and Eats a Rabbit. Twitter Goes Into Meltdown

18th June 2014

Jeanette Winterson, the award winning author best known for her classic novel Oranges are not the Only Fruit, caused partial outrage on Twitter after...

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George R. R. Martin

Meet 'Game Of Thrones' Newest Character: Dave Goldblatt

13th June 2014

On June 5 A Song of Ice and Fire author/legend George R. R. Martin posted a page on Prizeo asking for people to help him raise money for the Wild...

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George R. R. Martin

George R. R. Martin Airs 'Game Of Thrones' Gripes: Cut Scenes, Season Lengths And The Throne

11th June 2014

George R. R. Martin is a pretty modest guy: choosing to avoid the celebrity lifestyle his fame and fortune befit, he has seen his fantasy series A...

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George R.R. Martin Is on Twitter. What Are The Odds He Posts a Massive Spoiler?

10th June 2014

Twitter is where Game of Thrones fans go after a long hour traversing the dangerous lands of Westeros. It’s not a place for the faint-hearted;...

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Kendall Jenner

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Have Written A Book. Critics Say They Shouldn't Have Bothered

6th June 2014

Kim Kardashian’s little sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner have written a book and no it’s not an autobiography or a style guide, actually it...

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Stephen Colbert

"This Means War": Stephen Colbert Orchestrates Mass Amazon Boycott

5th June 2014

Stephen Colbert has kicked off a war with Amazon after learning of the online retailer's quarrel with the TV host's book publisher, Hachette. Amazon...

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Video - B. J. Novak Takes A Selfie With His Book 'The Book With No Pictures' At Book Expo America 2014

4th June 2014

'The Office' star B. J. Novak attended Book Expo America 2014 at the Javits Center in New York to promote his newest book 'The Book With No...

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Jane Lynch

Video - Jane Lynch Signs Copies Of 'Marlene, Marlene, Queen Of Mean' At Book Expo America 2014

4th June 2014

'Glee' actress Jane Lynch was spotted signing autographs at Book Expo America 2014 held at the Javits Center in New York where she was unveiling her...

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Bethenny Frankel

Video - Bethenny Frankel Promotes Children's Book 'Cookie And Peanut' At Book Expo America 2014

3rd June 2014

'The Real Housewives of New York City' star Bethenny Frankel appears at Book Expo America 2014 held at the Javits Center in New York to promote the...

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Tina Fey

Jason Bateman, Tina Fey And The Cast Of "This Is Where I Leave You" Take The Drama To BookCon

1st June 2014

Apparently the first ever BookCon, held in NYC over the weekend isn’t just limited to what its name would suggest. Case in point: Tina Fey, Jason...

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Maya Angelou

Remembering Maya Angelou, 1928-2014

30th May 2014

Iconic American author, poet and journalist Maya Angelou died on May 28. Angelou was 86 years old and had been unwell for some time, canceling a...

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Ben Affleck

Gone Girl' Author Is Rewriting Hamlet - But Is There Any Point?

28th May 2014

Gillian Flynn, the author of the bestselling thriller Gone Girl - which is set for a Hollywood adaptation starring Ben Affleck - is writing a modern...

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David Fincher

Author Claims To Be Son Of Zodiac Killer - Remember the Movie?

14th May 2014

Gary Stewart wasn’t thrilled when he found out that the father he never knew was the infamous Zodiac Killer, but he’s set to make a nice profit...

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Jason Priestley

Jason Priestley Name Checks Tori Spelling, Shannen Doherty, Brad Pitt In Upcoming Memoir

4th May 2014

Tori Spelling’s headlong dive into unlimited publicity with her lifetime series True Tori has attracted tons of controversy in recent weeks. Now...

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Mexico City Memorial For Gabriel Garcia Marquez Celebrates Author's Life And Work

22nd April 2014

The weekend saw several memorials held for the late and much beloved Gabriel Garcia Marquez in Mexico and his homeland of Colombia. Readers, literary...

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Kiss

Kiss - Paul Stanley Of Kiss Feels Closely Connected To The Phantom Of The Opera

20th April 2014

Paul Stanley, the frontman of rock band Kiss, has discussed his musical influences, his early interest in music and his connection to the Phantom of...

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Sue Townsend

Remembering Sue Townsend, Author of 'Adrian Mole' Series

12th April 2014

Sue Townsend, author of the beloved Adrian Mole book series, has died aged 68. Townsend had been diagnosed with diabetes in the 1980s and in recent...

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Paul Stanley

Kiss' Paul Stanley Unleashes His Wrath In Scathingly Raw New Memoir

9th April 2014

Paul Stanley, frontman of the glam rock outfit Kiss, has released a new memoir in which he details some of the more private aspects of his life and...

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Archie Andrews Will Be Heroically Killed Off In Iconic Comic Strip

9th April 2014

Say goodbye to Archie Andrews. The beloved comic strip hero is getting one last Farewell, before he gets written off “Life of Archie”. It’s a...

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Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston's Memoirs To Reveal "Secrets & Lies I Lived With Whilst Shooting 'Breaking Bad'"

4th April 2014

Bryan Cranston will pen his memoirs, particularly focussing on the years he starred in hit AMC drug drama, Breaking Bad. Cranston's publisher,...

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Russell Brand

What Could Russell Brand Bring Us With His Trickster Tales?

4th April 2014

Comedian Russell Brand, who isn't exactly known for his child friendly material, made a surprising announcement yesterday - he’s writing a...

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Maisie Williams

George R. R. Martin Might Have Made Some Heads Explode With New Chapter From "The Winds Of Winter"

30th March 2014

George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series has become notorious for plenty of things, not all of them good – long, entertaining, full of...

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Emilia Clarke

George R. R. Martin Posts New 'The Winds Of Winter' Chapter, Internet Breaks Down

27th March 2014

George R. R. Martin has stirred his fans into a frenzy of excitement after he released a new chapter from his forthcoming novel, The Winds of Winter,...

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Russell Brand

Russell Brand To Pen Book On How To Overthrow Government

15th March 2014

Russell Brand is taking his revolution a step further and plans to write a book on how it should be done.The 39 year-old comedian will cover...

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Jk Rowling

JK Rowling Writes Harry Potter Quidditch History Post On Pottermore Site

14th March 2014

JK Rowling has added to her already extensive Harry Potter universe by writing a new post for her fansite, Pottermore.com. Rowling may have already...

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