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Focus on cult books: why do they obsess us?

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. The thing about cult books, fiction or not, is that reading them changes you forever. Back in the days when I was, as Britney wisely put it, not a girl but not yet …

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Maharashtra: Palghar schoolchildren “make friends” with books | Bombay News

PALGHAR: Palghar’s parents have reason to be happy now that their school children are being encouraged to turn off their cell phones and read books. Launched on December 18, 2021, a month-long campaign called “Aao kitabon se dosti karein” (Come, make friends with books), promotes the reading habit among children. …

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Books, films made public in 2022

WASHINGTON – “Winnie the Pooh” and “The Sun Also Rises” are released. AA Milne’s beloved children’s book and Ernest Hemingway’s classic novel, as well as films starring Buster Keaton and Greta Garbo are among the 1926 works whose copyrights expire on Saturday, putting them in the public domain as the …

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The Latest in Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror – Critic Summary | Books

The real star by Monica Byrne (Voyager, £ 20) In his second novel, Byrne weaves three plots, each one thousand years apart. The last days of 1012 are described through the experiences of three royal siblings at the start of the post-classical Mayan era; in December 2012, Leah, a 19-year-old …

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Children’s Books Market 2021 Industry trends, future demands, growth factors, emerging technologies. – Industrial data

The recent report on “2021 Children’s Books Market report by key players, types, applications, countries, market size, forecast to 2028 » Offered by Credible markets, includes a comprehensive survey of geographic landscape, industry size as well as estimated company revenue. In addition, the report also highlights the challenges hampering the …

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Harry Potter superfan finds exact location of Hogwarts after scouring books for clues

Rhys B Davies, 35, began work on the project when he spotted co-author Matt Brown mapping fictional locations in Britain online. Author JK Rowling never revealed the exact location of the school Rhys B Davies ( Image: WALES NEWS SERVICE) A Harry Potter superfan has discovered the secret location of …

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Utah school district to remove two books from library shelves

Utah school district removes two books from libraries after parent complaint. The Washington County School District in southern Utah will be removing the award-winning books “Out of Darkness” and “The Hate U Give,” communications director Steven Dunham told KTVX. The first book will hit high school shelves and the second …

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The 10 best comics of all time, according to Ranker

The comic book medium has grown exponentially since its beginnings in the 20th century. The gradual evolution of mainstream culture and artistic approaches has changed the way comics and their characters are written, with each passing decade more and more great stories published. RELATED: 10 Darkest Stories In Daredevil Comics …

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Books on the metaverse to read during the Christmas holidays

Science fiction books can often leave readers in awe and disbelief. Books exploring futuristic concepts such as artificial intelligence (AI) or virtual reality (VR) a few years ago, for example, may have encountered skepticism from some readers. But as we now know, many of these concepts started to take shape. …

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NOTE: 2021 in Music and books

As we continued to navigate the pandemic and maintain a semblance of normal life, the music provided much of the much needed escape. Playlists and even sell lists continued to grow throughout the year in a more porous environment where the latest releases peaked after release and then found a …

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