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Australian wins Booker Prize

Richard Flanagan's 'The Narrow Road to the Deep North's wins prestigious Man Booker literature prize.

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Sinead to dish ‘sexual dirt’ in book

Sinead O'Connor has a book deal, and she's not writing for kids.

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Australian wins Booker Prize
October 16 2014 at 13:51

Richard Flanagan's 'The Narrow Road to the Deep North's wins prestigious Man Booker literature prize.

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Sinead to dish ‘sexual dirt’ in book
October 8 2014 at 14:54

Sinead O'Connor has a book deal, and she's not writing for kids.

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Joan Rivers biography in the works
September 18 2014 at 07:29

US publishing house announces plans for comedian's biography, while her cause of death is still unknown.

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Nick Cannon pens children’s poetry book
September 3 2014 at 11:49

Nick Cannon has been keeping a notebook for much of his life, and next year we'll get to see some of the entries.

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Springsteen pens edgy childrens' book
September 1 2014 at 12:40

Bruce Springsteen's crime-themed 'Outlaw Pete' is a children's book with an "adult sensibility".

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Williams biography in the works
August 28 2014 at 07:45

Dave Itzkoff, who's written extensively about Robin Williams, gets deal for book after star's suicide.

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New Rowling book about Potter character
August 19 2014 at 15:27

J.K Rowling has written a biography of 'Harry Potter' character Celestina Warbeck.

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Author's thrilling Game of Thrones ride
August 18 2014 at 12:16

"It took 40 years of hard work to become an overnight success," says the author basking in GoT's success.

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Activist’s book brings Durban to life
August 2 2014 at 13:15

Durban-born social activist and academic Ashwin Desai brings the textures and sounds of the city to life in his new book.

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A lesson in romance and lots of money
August 1 2014 at 13:48

Adam Minter attended the Romance Writers of America Annual Conference and was astounded...

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