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'Happy' song spawns children's books

Pharrell Williams has a deal for a series of picture books based on his Grammy award-winning song.

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Pippi Longstocking lets go of N-word

The fictional character of the late Astrid Lindgren turns 70 and decides to to move with the times...

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Daughter's book 'would make Joan laugh'

Melissa Rivers has written a book in tribute to her late mother.

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Madiba’s book ‘undergoes evolution’
December 20 2014 at 14:39

Factual, as well as spelling and grammatical errors in Nelson Mandela’s autobiography Long Walk To Freedom have been corrected.

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Whisky for VD and Led Zeppelin dreams
December 18 2014 at 15:38

Aerosmith guitarist Joe's book hasn't helped his notoriously strained relationship with frontman Steven.

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Long Walk to Freedom follow-up for 2015
December 17 2014 at 13:29

‘The Presidential Years’ is based on the 10 chapters Madiba had written before he “ran out of steam”.

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Letter by Kerouac muse on auction
December 9 2014 at 16:24

It’s been called the letter that launched a literary genre – 16 000 amphetamine-fuelled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to friend Jack Kerouac in 1950.

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Festive magic for Potter fans
December 9 2014 at 13:04

JK Rowling promises new boy wizard material this December.

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Nicholson, drugs in actress's memoir
December 5 2014 at 16:51

Anjelica Huston's new book ‘Watch Me’ picks up where her well-received debut memoir left off.

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The man with the limitless imagination
December 4 2014 at 13:53

In Cape Town to publicise his latest Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency novel Alexander McCall Smith is also here to officially open the Rosebank Theatre...

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Aretha slams 'trashy' new biography
November 26 2014 at 14:22

Aretha Franklin says "vindictive" writer's taking revenge with new book after a feud over 1999 biography.

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Lopez's heart 'torn out' by Ben breakup
November 7 2014 at 09:35

"I felt like I had found somebody great and he had found somebody great," says JLO, while promoting book.

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Lena sorry for sexual predator joke
November 5 2014 at 12:19

Right-wing blog accused 'Girls' creator Lena Dunham of abusing her sister because of passage in her book.

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