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Flea Talks About His Wild Childhood In 1970s Hollywood In 'Acid For The Children' Flea, the bassist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, is out with a new book, Acid for the Children. But the book is not a typical rockstar memoir it's about his wild childhood in 1970s Hollywood.
NPR.org | 6 hours, 23 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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'Anonymous' author warns that Trump 'will not exit quietly,' even if defeated or impeached The anonymous official who has written a scathing account of President Trump suggests he might refuse to leave office even if impeached or defeated.
USA Today | 6 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Anonymous Trump book with scathing claims sets record for preorders "A Warning," a tell-all book by an anonymous author about Trump's presidency, is not out but is already setting records, according to the publisher.
USA Today | 7 hours, 49 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
How Internet Trolls And Online Extremists Are 'Hijacking' American Politics New Yorker staff writer Andrew Marantz spent years with far-right online extremists, embedding with them and watching them spread false news by exploiting social media. His new book is Antisocial.
NPR.org | 10 hours ago | comment? | recommend
In 'Some Of Us Are Very Hungry Now,' Revelations Morph Into Mirrors Andre Perry's debut essay collection reads like a slightly fragmented memoir focused on the search for identity, the desire to write, and his constant sense of unease as a black man in Iowa City.
NPR.org | 13 hours, 42 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Zadie Smith's first play to reimagine Chaucer in borough of Brent The Wife of Willesden to be staged for London borough of culture celebrations next year Zadie Smith is to reimagine Chaucers The Wife of Baths Tale for a new production billed as a gift to her home borough of Brent.Smiths first play, titled The Wife of Wi
The Guardian | 14 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The French Lieutenant's Woman: a novel that comes from both the head and the heart Fowles may do the most postmodern thing ever disavow postmodernism in his re-creation of a Victorian novel, but it isnt a cold or showy exerciseAt first glance, The French Lieutenants Woman appears to be a modish, postmodern product of the 1960s, a dry in
The Guardian | 14 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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2019 Barnes & Noble Book of the Year finalists Booksellers nationwide are choosing the Barnes & Noble Book of the Year. Here are the finalists.
USA Today | 15 hours, 13 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Carrie Fisher sent flowers to Marcia Clark, and other details from 'A Life on the Edge' In "Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge," Sheila Weller investigates the actress' life in great detail. Here are some highlights from the new biography.
USA Today | 15 hours, 43 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
'The past is amongst us. Taking notes': nature writing with Kathleen Jamie and Laurie Lee books podcast On this weeks show, the award-winning poet and author Kathleen Jamie talks to Richard Lea about her latest book of essays, Surfacing. Travelling in Alaska, Orkney and Tibet, Jamie explores a series of landscapes that have been increasingly exposed due to
The Guardian | 16 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend