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Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Childhood home For sale on eBay

Childhood home of Harriet Beecher Stowe for sale on eBayThe home was disassembled and stored in trailers 20 years ago
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James Comey has book deal, publication set for spring

James Comey has book deal, publication set for next springTrump fired Comey and later said he was angered by the FBI’s probe into “this Russia thing with Trump and Russia”
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Obituary

Judith Jones, editor of Julia Child, dead at 93

Judith Jones, editor of Julia Child, dead at 93Jones worked with John Updike and Anne Tyler and helped introduce English-language readers to “The Diary of Anne Frank”
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Hillary Clinton calling new book ‘What Happened’

Hillary Clinton calling new book ‘What Happened’Clinton is promising unprecedented candor as she remembers her stunning defeat last year to Donald Trump
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Travel

New roller coaster coming for Harry Potter theme park

New roller coaster coming for Harry Potter theme parkThe Wizarding World of Harry Potter is getting a little more thrilling at Universal Orlando Resort
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Books

George RR Martin working on next ‘Song of Ice and Fire’

George R.R. Martin working on next ‘Song of Ice and Fire’George R.R. Martin says the next “Song of Ice and Fire” book has a real chance of coming out in 2018
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Nation

John Lewis leads march through San Diego Comic-Con

Civil rights icon John Lewis leads march through San Diego Comic-ConAbout 1,000 people joined the Georgia Democrat on a march through the crowded San Diego Convention Center
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Entertainment

Rebellion or riot: three books examine Detroit 1967

Rebellion or riot: Three books examine Detroit 1967After 50 years, that violent summer still stands as a cultural hinge point, after which nothing was quite the same
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Movies

Netflix to release ‘Bird Box’ starring Sandra Bullock

Netflix to release ‘Bird Box’ starring Sandra BullockFerndale novelist Josh Malerman said he’s ‘thrilled’ to learn Bullock will play the lead role of Malorie
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2 new Harry Potter books set to be published in October

2 new Harry Potter books set to be published in OctoberThe release is part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the series of books
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Entertainment

Joe Biden brings book tour to Michigan Theater

Joe Biden brings book tour to Michigan TheaterTickets go on sale July 28 for the former vice president’s December appearance
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Michigan

Photographer captures feed mills in book

Photographer captures feed mills in bookDave Hanks, 81, said he was fascinated by their visual impact on the rural landscape
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Books

Book review: ‘Watch Me Disappear’ a suspenseful story

Book review: ‘Watch Me Disappear’ a suspenseful storyJanelle Brown’s family drama is an incisive, emotional view of how grief and recovery from loss affect a person’s life
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Oprah selects ‘Behold the Dreamers’ for book club

Oprah selects debut novel ‘Behold the Dreamers’ for book clubImbolo Mbue’s debut novel tells of an immigrant from Cameroon who becomes the chauffeur for a Lehman Brothers executive
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Obituary

Paddington Bear creator Michael Bond dies at 91

Paddington Bear creator Michael Bond dies at 91Publisher HarperCollins says Michael Bond, creator of globe-trotting teddy Paddington Bear, died after a short illness
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Entertainment

Scruffy little dog named Gobi scores book, movie deals

Scruffy little dog named Gobi scores book, movie dealsThe sand-colored pooch has a book out and movie deal after she happened on ultra-runner Dion Leonard last year
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Books

Roxane Gay’s memoir tells story of living in large body

Roxane Gay’s memoir tells story of living in a large bodyA novelist, cultural critic and professor best known for the 2014 essay collection ‘Bad Feminist’
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Kevin Hart’s new book of ‘Life Lessons’

Kevin Hart’s new book of ‘Life Lessons’ largely come from his youthComedian’s autobiography credits personal struggles, persistence and a likable demeanor led to his success
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Events mark late poet Gwendolyn Brooks 100th birthday

Events mark late poet Gwendolyn Brooks 100th birthdayNew books, poetry readings, writing contests and a bus tour through her hometown of Chicago are planned in remembrance
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Nation

Justice Ginsburg’s workout becoming a book

Justice Ginsburg’s workout becoming a book“The RBG Workout: How She Stays Strong … and You Can Too!” is scheduled to be released Oct. 3
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Q&A with actress Mayim Bialik on her new book

Q&A with actress Mayim Bialik on her new bookNew book by ‘Big Bang Theory’ actress and Ph.D. focuses on the emotional and physical hurdles of growing up
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Celebrities

Grapevine: Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross to visit area

Grapevine: Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross to visit BirminghamIn other news, former actress Lisa Spoonauer died, HBO scraps Jon Stewart project, TMC to celebrate Pride Month
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Books

Ashley Graham is a curvy woman, but don’t say plus-size

Ashley Graham is a woman with curves, but don’t say plus-sizeModel’s has new book and talks of fashion inclusivity, size 22 clothes and vision boards
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Music

Jack White pens children’s book based on song

Jack White pens children’s book based on White Stripes song‘We’re Going to be Friends’ comes out this fall and is illustrated by musician April March
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Books

Review: ‘It’s Always the Husband’ is riveting novel

Book review: ‘It’s Always the Husband’ is riveting novelBook, by former federal prosecutor Michele Campbell, spins on the friendship of 3 very different women
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Gabourey Sidibe pens funny and revealing memoir

Gabourey Sidibe pens funny and revealing memoirActress uses sarcasm, self-deprecating humor, openness, and perceptive insights to tell an uncommon story
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Nation

New writers museum narrates America’s stories

New writers museum narrates America’s storiesChicago site showcases broad ranges of literature with banners, timelines, placards and interactive games and activities
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