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A new James Bond novel is coming, penned by Anthony Horowitz
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
New books by Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny explore the way girls' bodies and minds are twisted by experience
Off with her head! Hilary Mantel is grim, funny and mean in her latest book, 'Assassination of Margaret Thatcher'
'Deep Down Dark' ranks with the best of adventure literature, writes @wallacescott of Hector Tobar's new book
The library robots are coming: A Connecticut library acquired two fully-automated talking robots to help patrons
As @MHuneven points out, the contemporary tales of Hilary Mantel's new collection are a long way from 'Wolf Hall'
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“It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.” ― Philip K. Dick, VALIS
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'All the Truth Is Out' probes the repercussions of Gary Hart's affair
Hilary Mantel's short-story collection long on controversy
Can you see 'Gone Girl' before reading the book?
'The Notebook' author Nicholas Sparks is accused in a lawsuit of racial bias
Marlon James' views of a crime in 'A Brief History of Seven Killings'
Can women change the world by writing about their lives? @Joypress reviews new books by Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny
Unlike other odysseys of adventurers facing peril, Hector Tobar's 'Deep Down Dark' unfolds in a vertical landscape
Marilynne Robinson's new novel, 'Lila,' explores belief and its related questions with openness and grace
James Bond is back -- in a new official novel to be penned by Anthony Horowitz, out next year
Former headmaster at Nicholas Sparks-founded school files bias suit
And there's a new @DeadAuthorPod taking place tomorrow. Get the details for this event benefiting 826LA here:
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The Millions' a terrific brief piece on the influence of Marquez on US fiction.… via @The_Millions
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Marilynne Robinson's grace shines through in 'Lila'
Is it enough for women to write about their lives? I reviewed very different new books by Lena Dunham & Laurie Penny
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New official James Bond novel to be written by Anthony Horowitz
Lemony Snicket is doing a @tumblr Ask Box and I've been singing "without libraries we'd be dum" all morning:…
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Hector Tobar's 'Deep Down Dark' chronicles Chile's mine-shaft miracle
Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny rewrite womanhood for the 21st century
'The Greatest Albums You'll Never Hear' taps into an alternate history of rock 'n' roll
If you think you're the world's biggest Harry Potter might be wrong. This guy just set a world record
A Connecticut library has acquired two fully-automated talking robots to help patrons
.@PULPH0PE will discuss and sign THE RISE OF AURORA WEST @vromans in Pasadena CA at 6:30pm! @01FirstSecond
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For grammar geeks: 'Grammar Revolution' the documentary
Come back and talk to me when the library robots have mastered the Dewey Decimal system.
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Bruno MacDonald's rock 'n' roll fantasy
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
Music, there's a real cathartic release. Book readings - more like weaving tapestry - John Darnielle
Finalists for the first Kirkus Prizes are announced; winners get $50,000
John Darnielle who is @skylightbooks tonight: While I write my son is pounding the piano with his fists...
I think literature should always be intense - Naja Marie Aidt, who is @BookSoup tonight
5 under 35 named by the National Book Foundation include @gilvarry, @PhilKlay, @ValeriaLuiselli, @kvquade:
'Inherent Vice' trailer: Thomas Pynchon via Paul Thomas Anderson
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
It's tonight at 7:00! Come join us @BostonCourt for a reading featuring Ron Carlson, @AimeeBender, and @ronkoertge!
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John Darnielle of the @mountain_goats reads at @skylightbooks tonight. He talked to @paperhaus about his new novel