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A new James Bond novel is coming, penned by Anthony Horowitz lat.ms/1r2KIUP
Were you hoping to read Gillian Flynn's 'Gone Girl' before seeing the movie? Try it the other way around...
Was the Gary Hart scandal a transformative moment for journalism and politics? Matt Bai argues it was in new book lat.ms/1rIWbN2
New books by Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny explore the way girls' bodies and minds are twisted by experience lat.ms/1vFoYE3
Off with her head! Hilary Mantel is grim, funny and mean in her latest book, 'Assassination of Margaret Thatcher' lat.ms/1vDDfC8
'Deep Down Dark' ranks with the best of adventure literature, writes @wallacescott of Hector Tobar's new book lat.ms/1rOgv15
The library robots are coming: A Connecticut library acquired two fully-automated talking robots to help patrons lat.ms/1oA68sW
As @MHuneven points out, the contemporary tales of Hilary Mantel's new collection are a long way from 'Wolf Hall' lat.ms/1pxm4fv
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“It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.” ― Philip K. Dick, VALIS #DTLAinstagram.com/p/ts-wr6J9g6/
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'All the Truth Is Out' probes the repercussions of Gary Hart's affair lat.ms/1rasC3j
Hilary Mantel's short-story collection long on controversy lat.ms/1r9O20x
Can you see 'Gone Girl' before reading the book? lat.ms/1E9H3il
'The Notebook' author Nicholas Sparks is accused in a lawsuit of racial bias lat.ms/1sRHTO1
Marlon James' views of a crime in 'A Brief History of Seven Killings' lat.ms/1r8w8LI
Can women change the world by writing about their lives? @Joypress reviews new books by Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny lat.ms/1puhHSp
Unlike other odysseys of adventurers facing peril, Hector Tobar's 'Deep Down Dark' unfolds in a vertical landscape lat.ms/1rOgv15
Marilynne Robinson's new novel, 'Lila,' explores belief and its related questions with openness and grace lat.ms/1rO1v37
James Bond is back -- in a new official novel to be penned by Anthony Horowitz, out next year lat.ms/1r2KIUP
Former headmaster at Nicholas Sparks-founded school files bias suit lat.ms/1r3Vuu9
And there's a new @DeadAuthorPod taking place tomorrow. Get the details for this event benefiting 826LA here: bit.ly/1mtnMCX
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The Millions' a terrific brief piece on the influence of Marquez on US fiction. themillions.com/2014/10/the-tr… via @The_Millions
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Marilynne Robinson's grace shines through in 'Lila' lat.ms/1r3fi0I
Is it enough for women to write about their lives? I reviewed very different new books by Lena Dunham & Laurie Penny lat.ms/ZvAcAd
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New official James Bond novel to be written by Anthony Horowitz lat.ms/1r2IG7e
Lemony Snicket is doing a @tumblr Ask Box and I've been singing "without libraries we'd be dum" all morning: lemonysnicketlibrary.tumblr.com/post/989278432…
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Hector Tobar's 'Deep Down Dark' chronicles Chile's mine-shaft miracle lat.ms/1E4VsME
Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny rewrite womanhood for the 21st century lat.ms/1E4puAe
'The Greatest Albums You'll Never Hear' taps into an alternate history of rock 'n' roll lat.ms/ZswCqC
If you think you're the world's biggest Harry Potter fan...you might be wrong. This guy just set a world record lat.ms/10lHHKf
A Connecticut library has acquired two fully-automated talking robots to help patrons lat.ms/1oA68sW
.@PULPH0PE will discuss and sign THE RISE OF AURORA WEST @vromans in Pasadena CA at 6:30pm! ow.ly/C9Umj @01FirstSecond
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For grammar geeks: 'Grammar Revolution' the documentary lat.ms/1E1rYj0
Come back and talk to me when the library robots have mastered the Dewey Decimal system. lat.ms/1oA68sW
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Bruno MacDonald's rock 'n' roll fantasy lat.ms/1qWFDNP
We need a public radio pledge drive model for book promo. Like, if X number buy the book this hour, no more tweets about it today! ;-)
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Mexican lawyer sets Guinness record for Harry Potter collection lat.ms/1E0C8jF
Music, there's a real cathartic release. Book readings - more like weaving tapestry - John Darnielle lat.ms/1poBAKA
Finalists for the first Kirkus Prizes are announced; winners get $50,000 lat.ms/1uzmHMx
John Darnielle who is @skylightbooks tonight: While I write my son is pounding the piano with his fists... lat.ms/1poBAKA
I think literature should always be intense - Naja Marie Aidt, who is @BookSoup tonight lat.ms/1wVjmpl
5 under 35 named by the National Book Foundation include @gilvarry, @PhilKlay, @ValeriaLuiselli, @kvquade: lat.ms/1DWFMLv
'Inherent Vice' trailer: Thomas Pynchon via Paul Thomas Anderson lat.ms/1rC7zud
Wonder if the crayons will quit today? Los Angelenos, visit @DrewDaywalt at #BarnesAndNoble /The Grove, 4pm to find out! #CrayonsDontQuit
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Kirkus announces finalists for its first $50,000 book prizes lat.ms/1rBsqOm
It's tonight at 7:00! Come join us @BostonCourt for a reading featuring Ron Carlson, @AimeeBender, and @ronkoertge! ow.ly/BN3Wf
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John Darnielle of the @mountain_goats reads at @skylightbooks tonight. He talked to @paperhaus about his new novel lat.ms/1poBAKA