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Streisand memoir a publisher’s dream

The top-selling female music artist of all time will recount her six decades in show business in a memoir due in 2017.

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‘CSI forensics largely bunk’

David Klatzow says the series (and others like it) gives the public the wrong impression of how dependable forensic science is.

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Acid-tongued Joan 'loved to lie': book

Daughter’s memoir reveals Joan Rivers’s list of people she wanted to die on Death Flight 5000, and more.

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Streisand memoir a publisher’s dream
May 20 2015 at 21:19

The top-selling female music artist of all time will recount her six decades in show business in a memoir due in 2017.

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‘CSI forensics largely bunk’
May 17 2015 at 16:14

David Klatzow says the series (and others like it) gives the public the wrong impression of how dependable forensic science is.

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Acid-tongued Joan 'loved to lie': book
May 12 2015 at 13:12

Daughter’s memoir reveals Joan Rivers’s list of people she wanted to die on Death Flight 5000, and more.

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'Gaye watched actor sexually harass me'
April 29 2015 at 13:05

The late Marvin Gaye's wife claims Ryan O'Neal once rubbed his crotch against her while the star watched.

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Crouch elated with Shyamalan adaptation
April 20 2015 at 11:29

It’s one thing to be a successful novelist. But when your work piques the interest of a Hollywood heavyweight like M Night Shyamalan, that is a coup.

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Kim K’s selfie book sell-out
April 17 2015 at 13:26

Five hundred limited edition copies of Kim Kardashian West’s book gone in less than a minute.

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Charting the ‘blurring’ lines of craft, art
March 31 2015 at 11:40

Elbé Coetsee has launched her second book on the riches of the spectacular art form of craft. Diane de Beer comments on the book and poses some questions.

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‘Triomf’ for SA author in Booker prize?
March 25 2015 at 07:34

Marlene van Niekerk a finalist for Man Booker International Prize, aka "where they go, the Nobel follows".

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Four Africans among Booker finalists
March 24 2015 at 14:20

SA's Marlene van Niekerk is one of the African authors among the Man Booker International Prize finalists.

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Don’t miss Franschhoek literary fest
March 23 2015 at 15:21

The Franschhoek Literary Festival’s director says she has wonderful authors lined up, and she’s right...

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