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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

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The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven withdrawn after Alex Malarkey admits he lied about supernatural trip.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