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Thorner: Will silence in the face of evil destroy the church and the nation?
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Emma Watson is 'jealous' of emerging Hollywood actresses
Emma Watson found fame at a young age with the Harry Potter series but the British actress has said she is envious of actresses who can emerge without a past.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Robert Pattinson, Shailene Woodley, Miley Cyrus and More Stars Who've Publicly Trashed Twilight
" Twilight , I'm sorry, is about a very unhealthy, toxic relationship," the Divergent star tells Teen Vogue .
Tue Mar 11, 2014
'Game of Thrones' showrunners know how the series ends, promise 7 or 8 seasons
"Game of Thrones" covers Vanity Fair 's new issue and, as can be expected of any Annie Leibovitz-shot cover, the stars of the series look absolutely gorgeous.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
River Front Times
Rider's Residency: Amtrak Offers Free Long-Distance Train Rides to Writers
Walt Disney came up with Mickey Mouse on a train. Same thing with J.K. Rowling, who says Harry Potter popped into her head fully-formed on a crowded car.
JK Rowling Voted UK's Most Inspirational Woman Who Works as...
Other inspirational women mentioned in the list include: Karren Brady - Football executive; freight company owner Hilary Devey; Shami Chakrabati, director of civil liberties organisation Liberty and charity leader Camila Batmanghelidjh.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Weymouth cabbie David Worsdale's book - Pedro and the Magic Marbles
David Worsdale is following in the footsteps of Harry Potter author JK Rowling by writing a children's fantasy novel.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
J.K. Rowling voted most inspirational businesswoman
According to Woman's World, Harry Potter writer J.K. Rowling has been voted most inspirational businesswoman in a survey of UK freelancers, bringing in 23% of the vote.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
This is Gloucestershire
READERS, writers, illustrators and publishers in Gloucestershire are joining people across the globe to celebrate the 17th annual World Book Day.
Anne Rice fights back against Amazon bullies
Bestselling author Anne Rice is fed up with bad reviewers - not the kind that leave negative reviews but the type of trolls that actively bully authors.
Boffins create super-fast reading app that could let you read Harry Potter in an HOUR
There are different settings for high-speed reading, from 250 wpm to 500 wpm and even the highest setting of 1,000 wpm An app has been developed that could let you read books like Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone at 1,000 words per minute.
How Long Until We Can Start Placing Bets About Emma Watson & Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Relationship?
When I first saw Emma Watson landing at London Heathrow Airport post-Oscars, I wondered where her should-be-beau Joseph Gordon-Levitt was.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Famous female writers who use male pseudonyms
Author J.K. Rowling, creator of the Harry Potter series, speaks to the National Press Club in 1999.
Beckham, Rowling team up for campaign for children - Indiatalkies.com
London, March 6: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling have joined hands to protect children in war zones.
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Female writers who use male pseudonyms
We've come a long way, baby, and life hasn't always been as great for women as it is now.
Fifty Shades of Grey takes the indie route to 100 million bestsellerdom
According to an announcement at the London Book Fair, worldwide sales of EL James' Fifty Shades of Grey erotic fiction trilogy have now passed the 100 million mark.
Harry Potter is favourite book with under-13s - but parents prefer Enid Blyton's Famous Five
A survey found Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory crossed generations - and despite the boom in technology, children preferred a paperback to e-books JK Rowling's wizard is top with under-13s in a World Book Day Asda poll.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Emma Watson Defends J.K. Rowling's Controversial Ron And Hermione Comments
Author J.K. Rowling might have created beloved "Harry Potter" characters Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, but the star-crossed pair took on a life of their own after Rowling finally put them together in the final book of her series, sending them off with a seemingly happy ending at the conclusion of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows."
Metro UK News
JK Rowling basically told to 'stop writing books and give the...
The US author has taken the unusual step of calling out a fellow writer and asking them to put the pen down so that everyone else has a chance.