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  1. Reader recommendation: Mercedes Wore BlackRead the original story

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    I'm reading Mercedes Wore Black by Andrea Brunais. Brunais's background as a journalist gives this mystery an authentic feel as she delves into Florida 's murky politics with a sure hand.


  2. 3 Ways the Rich Are Getting Richer at Our ExpenseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Thomas Piketty is a pretty famous man right now. A French economist, Piketty catapulted himself into the limelight with his book Capital In The Twenty-First Century , which was published last August in French and in April in English.


  3. Joy, Luck and PermanenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Wall Street Journal

    Amy Tan , 62, is author of 9 books, including "The Joy Luck Club" and "The Kitchen God's Wife."


  4. Arianna Huffington Joins Integrative Nutrition as a Guest SpeakerRead the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... news and blogging site that won a Pulitzer Prize in 2012 for national reporting. Huffington is the author of fourteen books and was included on the Forbes "Most Powerful Women" list of 2013. In 2006 and 2011, she was named by Time as one of the ...


  5. the Adam Carolla Show Set for Treasure Island Theatre, 8/29Read the original story

    Wednesday |

    Comedian Adam Carolla brings his popular live podcast, "The Adam Carolla Show," to Treasure Island Theatre for one night only on August 29 at 9 p.m. The show will feature Carolla with co-hosts Alison Rosen and Bald Bryan performing fan favorite segments including "Blah Blah Blog," "GayWalking" and "The News" featuring pictures and video of the most ... (more)


  6. Woman Skips Treatment to Help Cancer ResearchRead the original story

    Wednesday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    July 30, 2014 -- A biomedical researcher with an unusually aggressive form of breast cancer has taken an extraordinary step to "immortalize" her cancer cells.


  7. Lionsgate Acquires Stephenie Meyer-Produced YA Adaptation 'Down a Dark Hall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hollywood Reporter

    The studio will adapt Lois Duncan' s 1974 young-adult novel for the big screen, with Twilight author Stephenie Meyer producing.


  8. How to Hire (Not So Simply) the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CFO

    I have always been fascinated by what we can learn from looking at what I call "edge cases" - what Malcolm Gladwell called "Outliers" in his book.


  9. Trash fiend John Waters hits the open road in CarsickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Georgia Straight

    John Waters runs into ex-Marines, obese teens, and a few figments of his own lusty imagination in his new book about a cross-country hitchhiking odyssey.


  10. Another Look At The Summer Of 1927 With Bill BrysonRead the original story

    Wednesday | WNYC-AM New York

    Author Bill Bryson is known his humorous memoirs like "A Walk in the Woods" and "In a Sunburned Country," as well as his painstakingly researched and detailed explorations "A Short History of Nearly Everything" and "At Home."


  11. Upstart trading venue IEX may prompt US market rule changeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lipper HedgeWorld News

    U.S regulators may relax rules that require the fastest possible execution of securities trades, potentially helping upstart trading venue IEX Group's plans to become a full-fledged stock exchange.


  12. Why You Should Be Excited About That Adaptation of 'The Goldfinch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Film School Rejects

    At 784 pages, Donna Tartt 's "The Goldfinch " is a hefty chunk of book, the kind that's hard to tote around and read during off times, impossible to lazily prop up on the beach and difficult to casually read on the bus or the train or the whatever.


  13. Lionsgate Acquires 'Down A Dark Hall' From 'Twilight' Producers & Temple HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deadline

    Lionsgate has acquired rights to Down A Dark Hall based on the 1974 YA bestseller from Lois Duncan with Rodrigo CortA s attached to direct.


  14. Lionsgate Acquires Young Adult Suspense Thriller Down a Dark HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Lionsgate has acquired rights to the project "Down a Dark Hall," which Rodrigo Cortes will direct.


  15. 'Humans of New York' Blogger Photographs Malcolm GladwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GalleyCat

    Humans of New York blogger Brandon Stanton has photographed David & Goliath author Malcolm Gladwell .


  16. Let's get inspired by 'Gone With the Wind' and Stieg LarssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    Let's get inspired by 'Gone With the Wind' and Stieg Larsson Debra Holt and Tina Leonard are talking writing inspirations and keeper books.


  17. Expect To See More of Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    If you guessed that the Harry Potter buzz would die down in the years following the release of the final movie, you'd be wrong.


  18. Warner Bros.' next fantasy franchise might be 'Dragonriders of Pern'Read the original story

    Wednesday | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... of Pern , which the studio optioned this week. Dragonriders comes from the mind of Anne McCaffrey, who has written 22 books in the series. That means that there is a lot of material for Warner Bros. to mine if the first film is a hit. According to ...


  19. Comedian Jim Gaffigan sitcom finally finds a home on TV LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheCelebrityCafe

    After years of being worked on at CBS, comedian Jim Gaffigan is finally going to get to make his sitcom.


  20. Library's Harry Potter camp charms witches, wizards in trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    The children arrived by car and not Hogwarts Express, ushered in by parents instead of Thestral-drawn carriages, but once they entered the school of witchcraft and wizardry which appears to unsuspecting Muggles to be simply an activity room at the Elkridge branch of the Howard County Public Library they were greeted by a witch just the same.