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Bookfinds April 18, 2014 0

What books are you planning on diving into this weekend? Any exciting plans? I am hopefully finishing up the Pulitzer Prize winning THE GOLDFINCH and then jumping into ASTONISH ME by Maggie Shipstead. We

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Giuliana Rancic Pens Memoir

Giuliana Rancic Pens Memoir

Bookfinds April 17, 2014 0

According to Publisher’s Weekly, Giuliana Rancic sold world rights to her memoir to Crown Archetype. Rancic is currently co-anchor of E! News and also stars in the reality show, Giuliana and Bill with her

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Happy National Poetry Month

Happy National Poetry Month

Bookfinds April 17, 2014 0

April is National Poetry Month. The Academy of American Poets, celebrates its 80th anniversary this year by revamping their website. In 2011, Samantha Reynolds started Bentlily, a site where she documents her goal to write

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Ben Affleck Stars in Gone Girl

Ben Affleck Stars in Gone Girl

Bookfinds April 15, 2014 0

Anticipation is steadily growing for the film adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s bestselling thriller, GONE GIRL. The studio has just released the first trailer and it certainly captures the essence of the book. Ben Affleck

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Why I Write: Mary Gaitskill

Why I Write: Mary Gaitskill

Bookfinds February 28, 2014 0

I would like to start a new segment of the site where I allow authors to answer the simple question “Why do you write?” I recently found a post about the author Mary Gaitskill

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Weekend Reading Plans

Weekend Reading Plans

Bookfinds February 28, 2014 0

  From the New York Times bestselling author of The Middle Place comes a new memoir that examines the bond—sometimes nourishing, sometimes exasperating, occasionally divine—between mothers and daughters. When Kelly Corrigan was in high school, her mother neatly

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Interview With Author Emily Liebert on YOU KNEW ME WHEN

Interview With Author Emily Liebert on YOU KNEW ME WHEN

Bookfinds February 28, 2014 0

Debut author Emily Liebert has burst onto the scene with her new novel, You Knew Me When. At the heart of this charming debut is the concept of friendship; what it means, how it grows and how

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Alice Hoffman: Cover Designer

Alice Hoffman: Cover Designer

Bookfinds February 26, 2014 0

The Wall Street Journal recently profiled Alice Hoffman and focused on the input she has on the covers of her books. We live in a society that certainly does judge books by their covers

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Motherless Brooklyn Headed to the Big Screen

Motherless Brooklyn Headed to the Big Screen

Bookfinds February 26, 2014 0

  According to Deadline, Edward Norton will star, direct and write the film version of Jonathan Lethem’s MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN. Brett Ratner and James Packer’s RatPac Entertainment have stepped in to fully finance the film

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Today Show Picks a New Book

Today Show Picks a New Book

Bookfinds January 27, 2014 0

  The Today Show Book Club has made a new selection, UNDER THE WIDE AND STARRY SKY by Nancy Horan, author of the wildly popular LOVING FRANK. Here are some details of their latest

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