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“Genuinely oversexed”: How “Carnal Knowledge,” “Deep Throat” and ’70s rebels led to “Wolf of Wall Street”

Salon.com – 2014-02-16

Judges didn't understand orgasms, and the New Yorker said no. But these pop revolutionaries pushed ahead anyway
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Anna Quindlen is back with ‘Still Life with Bread Crumbs’

SacBee – 2014-02-16

New York Times best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Anna Quindlen is back in the public eye with her seventh novel, “Still Life With Bread Crumbs” (Random House, $26, 272 pages). It’s a comfortable love...
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The beautiful magazines setting out to prove print isn't dead – in pictures

The Guardian – 2014-02-16

John O'Reilly leafs through some of the visual and textural delights on offer from a new wave of print magazines
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Hillary and Obama: Can they stand each other?

Salon.com – 2014-02-16

As 2016 nears, the amazing story of how Clinton and Obama united -- and how her aides explained her '08 collapse
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Scott Stossel's coping strategies for anxiety that's 'woven into his soul'

CBC – 2014-02-16

Scott Stossel, editor of The Atlantic magazine, talks about dealing with the extreme anxiety he has wrestled with since he was a toddler, and his new book My Age of Anxiety.
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'House of Cards' novel comes to the US for the first time

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-15

'House of Cards' by Michael Dobbs is available electronically in America for the first time and will be available in print form this March. 'House of Cards' has been adapted for TV in the UK and the US.
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Valentine's Day: Bookstores celebrate all over the world

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-15

Valentine's Day: Many bookstores have embraced the holiday in manners both touching and funny. Two bookstores celebrated Valentine's Day by offering to set up customers on a 'blind date' with a book.
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Portrait of Hilary Mantel to be displayed at the British Library

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-15

The portrait of Hilary Mantel is the first painting of a living author to be displayed at the British Library. The painting intends to show Mantel’s “impact in the world.”
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Rosie O'Donnell Reveals Cosmopolitan Stopped Her From Coming Out As Gay In 1992 Article

The Huffington Post – 2014-02-15

Rosie O'Donnell had planned on coming out as gay to the public ten years earlier than she did, but a major magazine editor axed her big reveal. The talk show host sat down with Marlo Thomas and talked about how life has changed for lesbian, gay,...
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Isabel Allende disdains mystery genre

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-15

Bestselling writer Isabel Allende called 'Ripper,' her latest novel, 'a joke.' 'I'm not a fan of mysteries,' she told NPR. 'I realized I cannot write that kind of book.'
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Style Blog: Simon Schama to be next guest at Hay-Adams Author Series

The Washington Post – 2014-02-15

The historian Simon Schama will be the next guest at the Hay-Adams Author Series on March 27. An Englishman who teaches at Columbia University, Schama has written popular and critically acclaimed books about Dutch history, the Rothschilds, the...
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Is it Time to Retire the Term “Francophone”?

Publishing Perspectives – 2014-02-14

A campaign exists to retire the term Francophone. But if we replace "Francophone" with "world literature in French," does that suffice?
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Bookstore Sales Decline Slowed in 2013

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-14

Bookstore sales fell to $13.19 billion in 2013, down 1.6% compared to 2012, according to preliminary estimates released last week by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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African-American Booksellers Look For a Turnaround

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-14

At first glance, there might not seem much cause for celebrating the future of African-American bookstores during Black History Month. The country’s oldest African-American bookstore, Marcus Books in San Francisco (open for 44 years), is in rough...
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Kobo Teams with Bella Andre for French Translations

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-14

Author Bella Andre has struck a deal with Kobo that will give the e-bookseller exclusive rights to the French translation of some of her titles for a three month period.
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Now another French magazine ignores the country's privacy laws

The Guardian – 2014-02-14

So much for those famed French privacy laws. After Closer magazine's revelations about President François Hollande's dalliance comes Paris Match's exclusive peek into the private life of another leading politician.A cover article in the current...
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Is Self-Publishing a Better Road to Wealth for Writers?

Business Week – 2014-02-14

One writer has made more than $1 million, but most are making less than the minimum wage
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Self-publishing: is it killing the mainstream?

The Guardian – 2014-02-14

In genre fiction, going it alone is beginning to look a much more dependable route to successBrenna Aubrey self-published her debut romance novel At Any Price on the Amazon Kindle on 9 December 2013. One month later At Any Price had netted a total...
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Egmont magazine sales up 5.7%

The Bookseller – 2014-02-14

Egmont’s magazine division has seen a return to growth in circulation, reporting a 5.7%...
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Octopus merges PR and marketing

The Bookseller – 2014-02-14

Octopus Publishing Group has merged its publicity and marketing departments to create one team...
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