J.K. Rowling (Photo: Daniel Ogren)
1 month ago
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New Hogwarts books coming from JK Rowling

J.K. Rowling -- to the delight of fans -- is back with a new series of eBooks that will be "Short Stories from Hogwarts."
Pat Conroy (Photo: Facebook/Pat Conroy)
7 months ago
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Celebrities react to Pat Conroy’s death

Beloved author Pat Conroy, who penned best-sellers such as "The Great Santini" and "The Prince of Tides," died Friday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 70 years old.
Harper Lee (Photo: Zuma Press/MGN)
7 months ago
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Harper Lee laid to rest at private funeral

The funeral for "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee, who died Friday at age 89, was as private as her life.
Harper Lee (Photo: Zuma Press/MGN)
7 months ago
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Harper Lee, author of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ dies at 89

Famed American author Harper Lee has died at the age of 89, according to the mayor's office in her home town in Alabama.
Pat Conroy (Photo: Facebook/Pat Conroy)
7 months ago
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Author Pat Conroy has pancreatic cancer, promises hard fight

Author Pat Conroy says he has pancreatic cancer, but promises he will fight the disease hard and finish a novel he owes his fans.
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1 year ago
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First chapter of new Harper Lee novel is previewed

The first chapter of Harper Lee's "Go Set a Watchman" begins with a grown up Scout returning by train to Maycomb, Alabama, where she is greeted by a young man who wants to marry her.
Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July
2 years ago
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Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

"To Kill a Mockingbird" will not be Harper Lee's only published book after all.
Brunswick Co. woman appeals school’s decision to keep book
2 years ago
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Brunswick Co. woman appeals school’s decision to keep book

A Brunswick County woman has appealed a school's decision to keep a novel she objects to in the school's curriculum.
Southport native Tommy Harrelson writes book:  ‘Southport’s Art Newton’
3 years ago
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Southport native Tommy Harrelson writes book: ‘Southport’s Art Newton’

Southport native Tommy Harrelson has written a coffee table book to celebrate the life of artist and photographer Art Newton titled 'Southport's Art Newton'. Newton, also a Southport native, was a prolific artist that featured images of the Southport area and is now found in galleries and museums around the country.
‘Where the Wild Things Are’ author Maurice Sendak dies
4 years ago
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‘Where the Wild Things Are’ author Maurice Sendak dies

Maurice Sendak, the children's book author and illustrator who saw the sometimes-dark side of childhood in books like "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen," has died. He was 83.