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33 /hr. Interview with Ralph L. Angelo, Jr. -- My Enemy, Myself

From his hidden lair somewhere on Long Island, NY the adventurer known to the world at large as Ralph L. Angelo, Jr. shares his fantastic life and adventures in thinly veiled novels that are really... - 19 hours, 49 minutes

29 /hr. How the Novel Made the Modern World

And how the modern world unmade the novel - 22 hours, 49 minutes

910 /hr. J.R.R. Tolkien Reveals TRUE Meaning Of 'The Lord Of The Rings' In Unearthed Audio Recording

Over 20 years ago, a lost recording of J.R.R. Tolkien was discovered in a basement in Rotterdam, but the man who found it kept this important reel-to-reel tape hidden away. Until recently, only he had heard the recording.... - 1 day, 1 hour

17 /hr. Read the First Children’s Picture Book, 1658′s Orbis Sensualium Pictus

I've heard a fair few new parents agonizing about what children's books to admit into the family canon. Many of the same names keep coming up: 1947's Goodnight Moon, 1969's The Very Hungry Caterpillar, 1977's Everyone Poops — classics, all. - 1 day, 2 hours

19 /hr. Fantastic Beasts and the art of milking it - Screen Robot

As Comic Relief's Fantastic Beasts is to be made a movie trilogy, we wonder how Warner execs sleep at night. - 1 day, 4 hours

174 /hr. Quiz: can you identify these classic books by their covers?

We're not supposed to judge books by their covers, but good design can work wonders - as all publishers know. Can you name the novels pictured here? - 1 day, 5 hours

19 /hr. ‘Tibetan Peach Pie,’ a Tom Robbins Memoir

In his memoir, “Tibetan Peach Pie,” Tom Robbins tells what shaped him and how he became a best-selling novelist. - 1 day, 19 hours

44 /hr. 12 Charming Tidbits About Beverly Cleary

Moving, relatable, and frequently hilarious, Beverly Cleary’s stories have been captivating readers of all ages for over 60 years. - 2 days, 9 hours

55 /hr. Why Noam Chomsky Is One of America's Great Public Intellectuals

Chomsky appears to be an exile in his own country by virtue of his political interventions and his displays of fierce courage. - 2 days, 22 hours

34 /hr. Literature Still Urgently Needs More Non-White, Non-Male Heroes

If privileged writers keep "writing what they know," marginalized people groups will continue to feel—and be—marginalized. - 3 days, 1 hour

111 /hr. Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris Choose Your Own Autobiography - 3 days, 1 hour

16 /hr. Bob Dylan’s ‘Da Vinci Code’ Revealed

Researchers say they’ve uncovered more than 1,000 items lifted from other authors in Dylan’s ‘Chronicles.’ And that’s just the beginning. - 3 days, 2 hours

321 /hr. One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America's Future: Ben Carson M.D., Candy Carson: 9781595231123: Books

One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America's Future [Ben Carson M.D., Candy Carson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Dear Reader,   In February 2013 I gave a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast. Standing a few feet from President Obama - 3 days, 3 hours

127 /hr. The 10 Most Important Dystopian Books and Films of All Time | Underwire | WIRED

A canon of the most influential dystopian texts of the past century—what they contained, who wrote them, what they criticized—so we can pinpoint exactly which hellscape we're heading for at any given moment. - 3 days, 5 hours

15 /hr. Junot Díaz condemns creative writing courses for 'unbearable too-whiteness'

Alison Flood: Pulitzer-prize winning author's comments that 'the default position of reading and writing ... was white, straight and male' are backed by writers including Aminatta Forna and Daljit Nagra - 3 days, 7 hours

79 /hr. The Warrior Chronicles - the story so far

With the latest instalment of The Warrior Chronicles, The Pagan Lord, out in paperback this week, Bernard Cornwell brings us up to date with Uhtred's story so far - and its basis in historical fact... - 3 days, 8 hours

65 /hr. # Selfie, Steampunk, Catfish: See This Year's New Dictionary Words

Merriam-Webster has revealed 150 new words that will be added to its collegiate dictionary this year, ranging from 'hashtag' and 'catfish' to 'dubstep' and 'crowdfunding,' most of which speak to some intersection of pop culture, technology and the Internet - 3 days, 11 hours

530 /hr. J.R.R. Tolkien’s Translation of ‘Beowulf’ Is Published

J. R. R. Tolkien’s translation of “Beowulf” is being published on Thursday, 88 years after its making. - 4 days, 1 hour

90 /hr. Classic Authors Who Suck, According To Other Classic Authors

Do you hate negative book reviews? Try telling that to Mark Twain, D.H. Lawrence, or any of these famous authors who have trashed their fellow writers' publications! Photos: Associated Press, Getty Interactive infographic by Jan Diehm fo... - 4 days, 3 hours

23 /hr. The Conscious Parent: Transforming Ourselves, Empowering Our Children: Dr. Shefali Tsabary: 9781897238455: Books

The Conscious Parent: Transforming Ourselves, Empowering Our Children [Dr. Shefali Tsabary] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Instead of being merely the receiver of the parents' psychological and spiritual legacy, children function as ushers of the parents' development. Parents unwittingly pass on an inheritance of psychological pain and emotional shallowness. To handle the behavior that results - 4 days, 21 hours

356 /hr. Warning: The Literary Canon Could Make Students Squirm

Colleges across the country are wrestling with student requests for what are known as “trigger warnings,” explicit alerts that class materials might upset them because of past trauma. - 5 days

44 /hr. Bye-bye ... Philip Roth talks of fame, sex and growing old in last interview

Great US novelist insists he is quitting public life as he reflects on his many literary identities - 5 days, 1 hour

30 /hr. First book on MH370 mystery blames US war games

Seventy-one days after Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared, the first book about the disaster will go on sale on Monday with a theory about what might have happened. - 5 days, 5 hours

26 /hr. Gabriel García Márquez’s Work Was Rooted in the Real

Gabriel García Márquez’s fantastical stories gained dramatic and emotional force from their deep roots in reality. - 5 days, 7 hours

28 /hr. 2013 Nebula Awards Winners Announced - SFWA

The 2013 Nebula Awards were presented May 17, 2014 at the SFWA’s 49th Annual Nebula Awards Weekend in San Jose CA. And the winners are... - 5 days, 7 hours

29 /hr. Why the death of net neutrality would be a disaster for libraries

A Q&A with Lynne Bradley, the director of government relations with the American Library Association's Washington office. - 5 days, 21 hours

14 /hr. Secrets of the Stacks

How libraries decide which books to keep—and which don’t stand the test of time - 6 days, 23 hours

27 /hr. I am Jim Butcher, author of the Dresden Files, the Codex Alera and the upcoming Cinder Spires! Ask Me Anything! : books

Hi, I'm Jim Butcher. I'm the guy who takes credit for the Dresden Files, the Codex Alera, and one Spider-Man novel for Marvel. I've done a bunch of jo... -

38 /hr. British Library puts 1,200 'literary treasures' on new website

From Brontë childhood writings to press coverage of Oscar Wilde's trial, 'greatest literary treasures' put online in what will be the largest digital English literature resource -

55 /hr. Being a lifelong bookworm may keep you sharp in old age

New research suggests that reading and writing can slow down cognitive decline -