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  1. Here's JK Rowling's Priceless Reaction to Seeing Neville Longbottom's BulgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Details

    In case you've been under a rock, you'll have missed the images from Matthew Lewis's cover shoot for Attitude magazine . Given that she's a hugely active user of social media, it was only a matter of time before the book's author JK Rowling would see the images.


  2. Winchester Public Library to Host June Book Club MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 |

    Tuesday, June 9: Big Fat Book Club - "The Interestings" by Meg Wolitzer Tuesday, June 9: Second Tuesdays - "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd Monday, June 15: WPL Book Discussion - "Buddy" by Brian McGrory Thursday, June 18: Hot Reads - "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee Wednesday, June 24: Coffee and Books - "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed


  3. J.K. Rowling 'fully Vindicated' Following Libel WinRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | WENN Blog

    Author J.K. Rowling feels "fully vindicated" after winning a libel battle with publishers at Britain's The Daily Mail newspaper over a false article printed in 2013. The Harry Potter creator sued bosses at Daily Mail's parent company Associated Newspapers last year over a story written in 2013, titled, 'How J.K. Rowling's sob story about her past as a single mother has left the churchgoers who cared for her upset and bewildered'.


  4. Look Out, Gone Girl Fans, The Girl On The Train Is Pulling Into TheatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Film School Rejects

    Every morning, Rachel Watson rides a train from her house in the suburbs to her job in the city. Every night, she rides it back.


  5. What J.K. Rowling thinks of 'Harry Potter' actor's sexy photo shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The one-time child actor recently showed off his toned physique on the cover of Attitude , the U.K.'s gay lifestyle magazine. And inside the magazine, there are pics where he's just wearing underwear and not much else.


  6. Biography of Thomas Jefferson: The 5 Most Interesting Published WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | News Max

    There are enough biographies and other books written about Thomas Jefferson to fill a personal library. Here are five published works the general reader might find the most interesting: 1. "American Sphinx."


  7. J.K. RowlingA a a"er, Robert GalbraithA a a"is editing the latest Cormoran Strike novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Robert Galbraith has a new Detective Cormoran Strike novel on the way, the author announced via Twitter on Friday. Well, actually, J.K. Rowling made the announcement.


  8. Summer books preview 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Newsday

    Let's face it: If you love books, you're not waiting for Memorial Day to kick-start your reading habit. You're already waist-deep in the year's many enticing reads, and the change of seasons is merely a milestone.


  9. Why more women are going 'Wild'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNN

    Featuring 240-million-year-old rocks, the South West Coast Path's prehistoric UK cliffs feature spectacular formations like Durdle Door and Ladram Bay. Tramping the length of Te Araroa, as the Kiwis would say, from the gentle bays of Queen Charlotte to the volcanic Mount Tongariro, takes at least three months.


  10. Guess what Hillary Clinton's favorite Austin hot-spots areRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Austin American-Statesman

    U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is better known for the time she spends in Washington, D.C., but it turns out the former Secretary of State has ties to Austin as well. Back in the day, Hillary Rodham and Bill Clinton spent a few months living in Texas while they worked on George McGovern's 1972 presidential campaign, according to the Texas Tribune .


  11. People: Chelsea Clinton book 'It's Your World' comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Both Bill and Hillary Clinton have released million-selling memoirs centered on their White House years. Their other books include Hillary Clinton's memoir about being secretary of state, "Hard Choices," and a publication by Bill Clinton that has a ...


  12. Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, May 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... by Sophocles - 9788281091986 - (Ublu Tuba) 20. Heavier Than Heaven by Charles R. Cross - 9781401304515 - (Hachette Books) iBooks US Bestseller List - Business & Personal Finance 1. When to Rob a Bank by Stephen J. Dubner & Steven D. Levitt - ...


  13. Historical Society recognizes Sue Monk Kidd for fiction, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Cape Cod Times

    ... she didn't know much about the Grimke sisters. "I spent six months in deep research," she said. Kidd drank up as many books on the era as she could, especially firsthand accounts of slavery, including "American Slavery as It Is: Testimony of a ...


  14. Who is Britt Robertson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Radio Times

    Just 25 years old and with lead roles in not one but two huge films on her CV, Britt Robertson is fast becoming Hollywood's next big thing. But while many of us will be hearing her name for the first time as she graces Graham Norton's sofa tonight, the young actress has been plugging away in Hollywood for over a decade.


  15. Brad Pitt's World War Z sequel gets June 9 release date... and it's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE How the first marriage of Bristol Palin's hero marine ex fell apart: Bride said she 'made a terrible mistake' and fled Hawaii and Dakota Meyer just months after they wed because of his PTSD Huckabee DEFENDS the Duggars after revelations Josh molested girls and his parents covered it up - but who else from the family's decade of stumping for Christian conservatives will speak out? 'I acted inexcusably': Josh Duggar breaks silence about molesting young girls when he was a teen as his parents claim the scandal 'drew the family closer to God' Talk show host Montel Williams slams Josh Duggar as a 'slimebag' and 'world class bigot' in a series of angry tweets 'It's a lie': Kidnapping victim Hannah Anderson left furious at Lifetime movie which raises 'questions about the nature of her relationship' with abductor 'Uncle Jim' who killed her mom and brother Sleep on silk pillows, smile ... (more)


  16. 'All Souls Trilogy' Author Deborah HarknessRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | WNYC-AM New York

    Deborah Harkness used her background as a history of science professor to write the the hugely successful " All Souls Trilogy ." The books are set in a world where witches, vampires and demons live alongside humans, and center around the romance of Diana, a reluctant witch, and Matthew, a vampire who's 1,500 years old.


  17. Reese's new role? An iconic childhood favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 |

    First Cinderella then Beauty and the Beast and now Peter Pan . The list of newly-released live-action Disney films keeps growing this time with Reese Witherspoon playing the famous fairy Tinker Bell.


  18. J.K. Rowling Ribs "Harry Potter's" Matthew Lewis for Sexy Photo ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Two men from Anaheim, California were arrested Thursday night on terrorism charges, law enforcement sources confirm to ABC News.The arrests -- one at Los Ange... -- Ireland could become the first country to legalize same-sex marriage through a referendum Friday.Here are 10 things to know about the vote:What is the vote for?Sin... ARLINGTON, Virginia - Yesterday, U.S. Wheat Associates and the National Association of Wheat Growers jointly called for improvements in Canada's treatment of ... A season that started with so much promise ended with a whimper for the Husker baseball team today at the Big Ten tournament in Minneapolis.


  19. Poet Maya Angelou's Art Collection Heads to AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The New York Observer

    Celebrated poet, writer, actress, and civil rights activist Maya Angelou's private collection of African-American art, most of which has never been shown publicly, is heading to auction at Swann Auction Galleries on September 15. The collection of nearly 50 artworks, including pieces by Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett, Melvin Edwards, and Jonathan Green, was directly consigned by Angelou's estate to auction house's African-American Fine Art Department. Angelou's family are "happy to have the art that she loved, bring joy and inspiration to the lives of others," according to a statement by the author's son Guy Johnson.


  20. Neville Longbottom of "Harry Potter" all grown upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CBS News

    The actor who played Neville Longbottom in the "Harry Potter" movies recently posed in a photoshoot that had author J.K. Rowling "stunned." CBSN's Elaine Quijano and Vladimir Duthiers have the pictures to show us why.