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  1. iBooks Bestsellers: No Stopping - Unbroken'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Publishers' Weekly

    ... Flynn - 9780307459923 - (Crown Publishing Group) 15. Divergent by Veronica Roth - 9780062077011 - (Katherine Tegen Books) 16. The Ex Games (Part II) by Helen Cooper & J. S. Cooper - 9781940218090 - (J. S. Cooper) 17. The Ex Games 3 by Helen Cooper & ...

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCTV5

    ... in a scene from "Divergent." The film is based on the best selling book by Veronica Roth. (AP Photo/Katherine Tegen Books ). This book cover image released by Katherine Tegen Books shows "Divergent," by Veronica Roth. The book was made into a film ...

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  3. Amazon-Hachette feud headlines book news in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... Colbert flipped the bird to Amazon, right on camera. Amazon suggested that frustrated customers might try buying books elsewhere. You could call the resolution happy, and open-ended. The two sides agreed to a multiyear deal in mid-November and ...

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  4. On Native GroundECONOMIC Inequality by the NumbersRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | American Reporter

    French economist Thomas Piketty's new book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" may not be the first to point out the sharp rise in inequality around the world, but the apparent effectiveness of the case he is making has conservatives in this country frightened as hell. The average person senses that the economy is rigged against them, but hasn't had the words to describe what's happening.

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  5. J.K. Rowling Debunks Severus Snape RumorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TIME.com

    ... festivities to find a new piece of content from Rowling about vampires, a species that don't come up very often in the books. Rowling reveals that wasn't the plan all along. According to her early notes, she toyed with the idea of a vampire teacher ...

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  6. Hanukkah at HogwartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... Stinky Cheese Man came from. How did we miss all of this? And given what we now know, can we still love our beloved books? J.K. Rowling, indisputably the best-loved kids' book author of our age, inhabits a world where readers pose these questions ...

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  7. JK Rowling Reveals That Yes, There Is A Jewish Wizard At HogwartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | StarPulse.com

    Here's two words you probably don't hear strung together too often: "Wizard Jews." Although if you do hear those words in sequence on a regular basis, you probably live cooler lives than we do.

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  8. Is America an unjust nation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    This is a RUSH transcript from "The O'Reilly Factor," December 16, 2014. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated.

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  9. Austin Film Critics Name Boyhood Best of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    The Austin Film Critics Association has given Richard Linklater's Boyhood top honors in its annual critics awards.

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  10. Watch! TEN meets Unbroken star MiyaviRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    With the Angelina Jolie-directed Unbroken in Irish cinemas from December 26, TEN 's Harry Guerin met musician-turned actor Miyavi to find out more about his role as real-life Japanese prison guard Mutsuhiro 'The Bird' Watanabe in the wartime drama. Unbroken is based on Laura Hillenbrand's best-selling book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption .

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  11. Brad Pitt fills in for Angelina Jolie at 'Unbroken' premiereRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    The Jolie-Pitt clan had a hard time stealing the spotlight, though, as that honor belonged to the nearly two dozen World War II veterans attending to support the film honoring the life of former Olympian and "Louie" Zamperini, including two veterans who were interned in Zamperini's prison camp. Also in attendance were Zamperini's two children, , who said there could be no greater way to honor their father's life than with this film, which is based on Laura Hillenbrand's 2010 biography of the same name.

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  12. Film review: WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent Weekly

    I'm going to put myself in the way of beauty." The actual and spiritual journey of Strayed, a grief-stricken addict played by Reese Witherspoon, is the focus of WILD , based on Strayed's bestselling 2012 memoir.

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  13. Wild: Unsentimental JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boise Weekly

    Reese Witherspoon to Boise Weekly: "After five-and-a-half weeks of filming and carrying that pack for hours-on-end, I got used to it. And isn't that the way it should really be?" When Boise Weekly asked director Jean-Marc Vallee about casting Reese Witherspoon in Wild , the extraordinary adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's 2012 autobiographical odyssey, he shook his head and laughed.

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  14. Local Hiker Treks Span of Pacific Crest TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boise Weekly

    Clay Jacobson on his trek through California; contemplating a mountain lake; reaching the U.S.-Canada border on the PCT; and suffering through the 5-pound pancake challenge. Boise native Clay Jacobson finally read Wild: Lost and Found on the Pacific Crest Trail because every time he mentioned he hiked the PCT, the first question people asked was, "Did you read the book?" The best-selling 2012 memoir follows author Cheryl Strayed as she recounts her journey hiking several hundred miles of the trail that stretches from the border of Mexico to Canada.

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  15. Long Walk to Freedom follow-up for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    A sequel to the late Nelson's Mandela's autobiography "The Long Walk to Freedom" is to be published in South Africa next year, the former president's foundation said on Wednesday. The book titled "The Presidential Years", which Mandela began writing in 1998, will be based on his five years in office.

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  16. There are Jews at Hogwarts - but no witches, JK Rowling revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has revealed that there are Jewish pupils at Hogwarts - but, oddly, no members of the pagan Wiccan faith. To everyone asking whether their religion/belief/non-belief system is represented at Hogwarts: the only people I never imagined there 1/2 The self-described pagans might be a touch peeved about this: as seen in the Twitter post below, some Wiccans actually believe they have magic powers in the real world.

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  17. What Can You Find on the Free Agent Market?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hardball Times

    Every individual baseball fan is different, but I generally like to divide the population into two broad categories. There are people who are most fascinated by the physical acts required to snap off a nasty breaking ball or square up a pitch traveling at 95 miles per hour.

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  18. 'Wild' doesn't quite go the extra mileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Reese Witherspoon gets dirty in " Wild ," based on Cheryl Strayed's memoir of her 1,100 mile solo hike along the Pacific Crest Trail. But she never quite gets dirty enough.

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  19. Caren Baruch-Feldman Hosts Willpower Workshop In ScarsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... positive habits. The lesson will place emphasis on weight loss. Participants are encouraged to read all or some of the books that will form the basis of the lecture, although it is not mandatory. These titles are "Willpower: Rediscovering the ...

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  20. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling says there was a Jewish student at HogwartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling continued her recent campaign to reveal new information about characters in the series on Tuesday by revealing that yes, at least one Hogwarts student was Jewish. Rowling revealed the tidbit during a question-and-answer session on Twitter on Tuesday.

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