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This Week in Page to Screen: Brave New World, Syfy, Amy Schumer, and More

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This Week in Page to Screen: Brave New World, Syfy, Amy Schumer, and More

It’s been a big week for page-to-screen adaptations, so buckle up, book nerds! First off, we’ve got Steven Spielberg, already hard at work on...
Harper Lee Is Publishing a New Novel, and It's About Scout Finch.

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Harper Lee Is Publishing a New Novel, and It's About Scout Finch.

Major news, book lovers: Harper Lee has a new book coming out—and it features Scout, the protagonist of Lee’s classic novel To Kill a...
Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

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Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

The long dreamed-of return of Twin Peaks is happening, and we haven’t stopped eating celebratory pie and coffee since David Lynch gave word. While...

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5 More Revelations We’re Waiting to Read in J.K. Rowling’s Controversial Interview

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5 More Revelations We’re Waiting to Read in J.K. Rowling’s Controversial Interview

The internet never saw it coming. In an interview with Emma Watson in an upcoming edition of Wonderland magazine, J.K. Rowling reportedly reveals that,...

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Shocking Poll Results That Might Make Book Nerds Everywhere Cry

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Shocking Poll Results That Might Make Book Nerds Everywhere Cry

A recent HuffPost/YouGov poll recently asked 1,000 Americans about their reading habits, and some of the results are dire enough to bring a book nerd to...

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Shocking Twist In Third Bridget Jones Book Ruins Everyone’s Day

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Shocking Twist In Third Bridget Jones Book Ruins Everyone’s Day

When an excerpt of Mad About The Boy, Helen Fielding’s third installment in the Bridget Jones series, was released on Sunday, fans were in for a...

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Unoriginal Alabama Legislator Wants to Ban Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye from Schools

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Unoriginal Alabama Legislator Wants to Ban Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye from Schools

Today, in news that makes you wonder if you’ve time-warped back to the 1970s, an Alabama legislator is calling for the ban of Noble Prize winner Toni...

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Virginia Woolf Will Make a Guest Appearance On Downton Abbey

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Virginia Woolf Will Make a Guest Appearance On Downton Abbey

We may not know much about Downton Abbey’s fourth season, but we can rest assured that it will involve some literary hobnobbing. This week we learned...
J.K. Rowling Is Writing a Screenplay!

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J.K. Rowling Is Writing a Screenplay!

Thrilling news for Harry Potter fans: Variety reports that J.K. Rowling is at work on a screenplay based on her A to Z listing of magical beings, Fantastic...

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We’re Getting a New Haruki Murakami Book in 2014

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We’re Getting a New Haruki Murakami Book in 2014

Haruki Murakami’s latest book is in the process of being translated to English! A Knopf Doubleday rep confirmed the upcoming release last week,...

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You Could Own Nobel Laureate Eugene O’Neill’s Underwear for $1,750

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You Could Own Nobel Laureate Eugene O’Neill’s Underwear for $1,750

Eugene O’Neill once wrote, “There is no present or future—only the past, happening over and over again—now.” To wit,...
Romance Novels with Real Life Doppelgängers

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Romance Novels with Real Life Doppelgängers

When the news broke that former Washington, D.C., mayor Adrian Fenty has been quietly dating Laurene Jobs Powell, the widow of Apple computer founder Steve...

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