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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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Pippi Longstocking lets go of N-word
February 16 2015 at 13:14

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

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How to Marry a Politician and Survive
February 13 2015 at 09:05

Join the designer wives club with this book, which begins with The 3 P's: Pomp, Power and the Politician.

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Daughter's book 'would make Joan laugh'
February 13 2015 at 07:44

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

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Pam Anderson’s book, film buzz
February 11 2015 at 16:05

Pamela Anderson's book 'Connect and Transform' will teach fans how to lead a healthy and "sensual life".

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To Kill a Mockingbird - the sequel
February 4 2015 at 06:34

Harper Lee will publish her second novel, "Go Set a Watchman" in July, over 50 years after "To Kill a Mockingbird".

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Nushin Elahi celebrates mother’s art
February 3 2015 at 11:57

Alice Elahi’s retrospective, Landscape through an Artist’s Eyes, prompted her daughter Nushin Elahi to think seriously about publishing a book celebrating her mother...

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Baldwin's funny, occasionally combative book
January 23 2015 at 15:43

Alec Baldwin is writing a memoir, and, yes, it will be candid.

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‘Heaven’ book a bunch of Malarkey
January 19 2015 at 12:55

The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven withdrawn after Alex Malarkey admits he lied about supernatural trip.

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Mandela book a best-seller
December 28 2014 at 15:26

Nelson Mandela's private secretary Zelda la Grange's book "Good Morning, Mr Mandela" is the best selling book of 2014.

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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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