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'Alternative facts' and dishonesty are something to be resisted coming from the left, right or centre.
I read because of the way it makes my world a bigger, more complex and exciting one.
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Every reader brings their own biases, moods and habits to the story.
Dick Bruna, the author of the children's books and much-loved character 'Miffy', has died at the age of 89. Bruna reportedly died in his sleep at home in Utrecht, Holland, on Thursday 16 February....
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When science fiction author Ted Chiang first got the idea for "Story of Your Life," the fictional work that would eventually be adapted into the Oscar-nominated movie "Arrival," he knew he wasn't read...
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While President Donald Trump tries to block individuals from certain Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S., dozens of book publishers have found a creative way to clap back at Islamophobia....
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Munchkins who served as lovable allies of Judy Garland's Dorothy in the 1939 classic "The Wizard of Oz" were monsters offscreen, according to a new tell-all by an ex-husband of the actress. Some of th...
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Excited to celebrate Valentine's Day? Looking to support your local bookstore? Dedicated to registering dissent against President Donald J. Trump and his administration? Well, now you can do all three...
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The stores are as captivating as the books themselves.
People are suddenly very interested in the enduring story of a dystopian society.
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I'm sitting on the fence.
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The recipe world has changed, and it has made cookbooks even better.
Oh, and there's a gin bar too.
They're fictional, but that doesn't make the loss any less real.
We try to dissuade our children from falling into gender stereotypes, but what about our own?
Women do not own stories of love and vulnerability, just as men do not own stories of violence, heroism and strength.
Breaking: renowned author and unabashed self-promoter J.K. Rowling has changed her Twitter cover photo. This would seem like a banal development to even the most devoted fans — if she didn't is...
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You wouldn't read about it.
Ex-Twitter bully Milo Yiannopoulos may have been taken offline, but now he'll be in print. The "alt-right" editor at Breitbart News just signed a $250,000 book deal with Threshold Editions, an imprint...
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When you consider the series that made her a household name, it's not that shocking to note that Emma Watson is quite literary. This year, the British actress released her 2016 reading list on Goodrea...
J.K. Rowling took to Twitter to fill her fans in on what magic she's been making lately. The Harry Potter author hasn't published a novel since 2015's Career of Evil under her alias "Robert Galbraith,...
Perhaps Jane Eyre would be a drama queen, perhaps she would be blunt and business-like.
Relax your mind (or let it wander).
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Now here's a late fee that would have cost a pretty penny pound. The granddaughter of a man who attended Hereford Cathedral School in Hereford, England, returned a book to the school's library earlier...
It's the gift that keeps on giving.
The ability of novels to stimulate the imagination can enrich a traveler's experience.
There's more to young adult fiction than Harry Potter.
It is no surprise that reading is attractive to many introverts, but not just because it is a largely solitary pastime.
Public transportation in London just got a lot more awesome. Emma Watson wrote on Instagram Tuesday that she's been hiding copies of "Mom & Me & Mom," the seventh book in Maya Angelou's series...
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Reader beware - you choose the scare!
Is it possible to define the quality of a book?
He is as weird as he is wonderful.