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1 hr ago | Switched

Nikki Finke Might Be Making A Big Return

The former editor-in-chief of Deadline.com has a new book deal with Simon & Schuster, the New York Times reported Friday.

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Related Topix: Simon and Schuster, Publishing, Media

5 hrs ago | WGBH

Book News: Born to Write? Bruce Springsteen To Publish A Children's Book

Bruce Springsteen is writing a children's book about a bank-robbing baby called Outlaw Pete , based on his song of the same name.

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Related Topix: IGN Entertainment, New York, Libraries

9 hrs ago | Ain't It Cool News

Aicn Horror looks at Extraterrestrial! Savageland! Revelation Trail! the Posession of Michael King

AICN HORROR looks at EXTRATERRESTRIAL! SAVAGELAND! REVELATION TRAIL! THE POSESSION OF MICHAEL KING! THE LEGEND OF HELL HOUSE! SLOPPY THE PSYCHOTIC! MY FAIR ZOMBIE! THE FORBIDDEN GIRL! MOEBIUS! TWILIGHT ZONE 1985! SUFFER THE CHILDREN Book Review! & cast your vote for PRESIDENT WOLFMAN! Greetings, all.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Terri Schlichenmeyer: 'The Skeleton Crew' an intense read

It happens every now and then: You get busy or distracted, and you put them down somewhere they don't belong.

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Hot Air

Hillary: After weeks of criticism, I have decided I do have an opinion on Ferguson

It was not long after the August 9th shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown that protests and violence erupted in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Violent Crime, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Simon and Schuster, Publishing, Media, Opinion

Christian Science Monitor

Did 'Joe and Marilyn' biographer C. David Heymann commit plagiarism?

He was a respected celebrity biographer who wrote bestselling bios on personalities like JFK, Bobby Kennedy, Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe, and Joe DiMaggio.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Marilyn Monroe, Vocal, Newsweek, Publishing, Media, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Books

InsideHalton.com

Springsteen picture book out in November

"Outlaw Pete," which is based on a ballad from Bruce Springsteen's "Working on a Dream" album, will be published by Simon & Schuster on Nov. 4. The publisher said Thursday that the book will feature Springsteen's lyrics and illustrations by Frank Caruso.

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The Economist

Michelangelo: The maestro's maestro

Michelangelo: A Life in Six Masterpieces. By Miles Unger. Simon & Schuster; 432 pages; $29.95.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Miami Today

Book publishers tell South Florida stories

South Florida produces more than enough happenings to keep a book publisher busy for years.

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Related Topix: Random House, Publishing, Media, Kaplan, Education

Examiner.com

Billy Idol announces first new album in nine years

The vital Idol is making his long awaited return to music. Billy Idol has announced his new album "Kings & Queens of the Underground," slated to drop October 21 via his own record label BFI.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Billy Idol

Tue Aug 26, 2014

GalleyCat

Capstone Launches Web Video Series

The first episode is called Capstone Live With Michael Dahl! and features Capstone's Fiction Editorial Director Michael Dahl sharing his Top 5 picks from the publisher's Fall 2014 nonfiction list.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Huntington News

Book Review: 'Supreme City': Wonderfully Readable Account...

"Don't give the people what they want. Give them something better than they expect."

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Related Topix: Simon and Schuster, Publishing, Media, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Brooklyn, NY

Forbes.com

The Strange Symbiosis Of Taylor Swift And Kanye West

Zack O'Malley Greenburg here, thanks for reading! I'm a senior editor at Forbes , where I cover the business of music & entertainment.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Dance, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, RZA, The Wu-Tang Clan, Weird

BroadwayWorld.com

Simon & Schuster Releases Debut Author Matthew Thomas's We are not Ourselves

Matthew Thomas's novel about Alzheimer's was born of personal experience and extreme financial sacrifice.

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Publishers Marketplace

People, Etc.

Jandra Sutton has left Turner Publishing, where she was the head of marketing, to pursue freelance work in marketing, social media strategy, and publicity.

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Foster's Daily Democrat

Book tracks insurgence that propelled Reagan

"The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan" , by Rick Perlstein Even Republicans piled on President Richard Nixon as the Watergate scandal wore on.

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Related Topix: US News, Ronald Reagan

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Art Daily

Selections from 'A History of New York in 101 Objects' on view at the New-York Historical Society

Can one object define New York City? Can 101? New York Times urban affairs correspondent Sam Roberts has assembled a kaleidoscopic array of possibilities in a new exhibition based on his new book, A History of New York in 101 Objects .

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Politico

On Ferguson, no words from Clinton

Hillary Clinton ignored reporters' questions about the racial conflict in Ferguson, Missouri, on Sunday at the end of a book-signing event in Westhampton Beach, a vacation enclave near her rented summer house.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

The Wichita Eagle

Best-sellers from Watermark Books and Eighth Day Books

"The Thirteenth Turn: A History of the Noose" by Jack Shuler - Schuler investigates the role the hangman has played in American history from John Brown to the Clutter family murderers, as well as others throughout history.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Columbus' Smith wins Mississippi author award

Michael Farris Smith has won the Mississippi Library Association's 2014 award for fiction for his novel "Rivers."

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Related Topix: Mississippi, Columbus, MS, University of Mississippi

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