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The steamy novel that irked Scarlett

An author's "declaration of love" for Scarlett Johansson got him sued, but is about to be published in the UK.

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BOOK REVIEW: Time to Be Earnest

Sub-titled A Fragment of Autobiography, and first published in 1999, this book has been re-issued now in commemoration of this splendid woman...

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Elton fights for books on homosexuality

Sir Elton John has blasted the mayor of Venice for banning books about homosexuality from primary schools.

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BOOK REVIEW: Time to Be Earnest

Sub-titled A Fragment of Autobiography, and first published in 1999, this book has been re-issued now in commemoration of this splendid woman. ...

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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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Book sheds more light on Michelle Obama
March 23 2015 at 13:24

A new book about Michelle Obama reveals little-known details about the first lady of the United States.

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Co-star's shameful Sheen tales in book
March 20 2015 at 15:20

During the painful Charlie Sheen years of Two and a Half Men, Jon Cryer rarely said a word in public...

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Two new books explore shame
March 17 2015 at 11:21

The concept of shame is an important subject, and a fascinating one.

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Harper Lee ‘elderly abuse’ claim probed
March 16 2015 at 15:47

Complaint filed amid suspicions about whether author gave consent for release of new novel.

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Terry Pratchett: a reader remembers
March 13 2015 at 07:32

Renee Moodie pays tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett. Christmas just won't be the same without him.

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The light fantastic goes out
March 13 2015 at 07:02

Terry Pratchett told writer Arifa Akbar that the fight against Alzheimer's kept him going.

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Sir Terry Pratchett dies at home
March 13 2015 at 06:54

Sir Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy novels made him one of the most prolific and successful authors of his generation.

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