Stories behind the mask: Writers and their names

ROME, Sept 25 — From George Eliot to John le Carre, writers reaching out for the disguise or anonymity offered by a pseudonym is nothing new in the literary world. But the phenomenon has...

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Bill Clinton’s as-yet-unpublished suspense novel lands TV deal

LOS ANGELES, Sept 23 — Former US President Bill Clinton’s debut novel will not hit shelves for almost a year, but it is already getting the TV treatment as Showtime said yesterday that it...

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Sequel to cult novel ‘Kill Your Friends’ coming next year

LONDON, Sept 22 — John Niven is preparing a sequel to his cult-favourite debut novel Kill Your Friends that revisits the Britpop-era protagonist Steven Stelfox in the time of Trump and...

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Check local libraries for e-books, right from your Google Search bar

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 20 — Google has just announced an update to its Search bar in the United States: the ability to search for available e-books at nearby libraries. In a tweet published...

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New York Art Book Fair will kick off its 12th edition

NEW YORK, Sept 19 — The NY Art Book Fair will host its 12th annual edition at MoMA PS1 in Queens, New York. Free to the public, it champions artists' books, catalogues, monographs,...

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