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Science Fiction Writer Ray Bradbury Dies At 91
Ray Bradbury,  considered one of the greatest science fiction writers of all time, died earlier today. Bradbury authored "The Martian Chronicles", "Farhrenheit 451", and "The Illustrated Man"  to name a few.
Bradbury once told an audienc…
The Rolling Stones To Release 50th Anniversary Photo Album
Being a Stones lover since I first saw them on TV, I have collected photos over the years. Now, I can't find them. I must admit the thought of  700 photos of the Stones in a book is the solution to my problem. Something one can enjoy and also pass on to future generations too...
A Book Prize For ‘Distinguished’ Keith Richards
Who woulda thunk huh? Rock n roll's original bad boy wins the Mailer Prize for his biography. Turns out this bad boy isn't all that bad after all right?
On a night he was honored for his way with words, Keith Richards was clearly winging it...
George W.’s Poison Scare
Very few of us average American people ever get a glimpse of what really goes on in the life of the President. After reading this post, would you really want to be president...even for a day?
Just after 9/11, during a trip to China with President George W...
Profanity Is Making A Splash In Book Titles
I really can't see the value in using profanity in anything sold in the public domain, unless it has the authors making a beeline for the nearest confessional.
Publishing used to be a gentleman's profession. But the trend of using profanity in titles — already common in pop songs and even on Broadway…
The Book On Steve Jobs
Most experts agree that  persons library or what they read can tell you a lot about that person. My belief is that it can tell you a little, a sneak peek if you will.
A pinch of Shakespeare, a dash of diet books and, voila, a genius emerges...
Scratch-and-Sniff Book Lets You Take a Whiff of New York City
Ah, New York City. The sights and smells are like nowhere on earth. Where else can you see the Statue of Liberty and take in the aroma of hot dogs? Or fish? Or, um, sewers?
Showcasing the Big Apple in all its olfactory glory is the goal of a new scratch-and-sniff book called ‘New York, Phew York,’ il…
Borders Employees Diss Customers in Hilarious Farewell Note
Borders bookstores will shut their doors forever at the end of this month, and in a final kiss-off to those who patronized the once-popular chain, employees at one of Borders’ franchises hung in their display window a bitter note which listed all the things customers had done t…

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