WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS
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WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

Best-Selling Books Week Ended March 12th. FICTION 1. “Green Eggs and Ham” by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children’s Books) 2. “Dangerous Games” by Danielle Steeel (Delacorte) 3. “One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish” by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children’s Books) 4. “The Cat in the Hat” by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children’s Books) … Continue reading

Ferrante, Pamuk up for Man Booker International Prize
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Ferrante, Pamuk up for Man Booker International Prize

LONDON (AP) — Elusive Italian author Elena Ferrante and Turkish Nobel laureate Orhan Pamuk are among six finalists for the Man Booker International Prize for fiction. Ferrante’s Neapolitan tale “The Story of the Lost Child” and Pamuk’s Istanbul-set “A Strangeness in My Mind” are on a shortlist, announced Thursday, that includes books from Asia, Africa … Continue reading

Jamaica’s Marlon James wins Booker Prize for fiction
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Jamaica’s Marlon James wins Booker Prize for fiction

LONDON (AP) — Marlon James became the first Jamaican winner of the prestigious Booker Prize for fiction Tuesday with a vivid, violent, exuberant and expletive-laden novel based on the attempted assassination of Bob Marley. Michael Wood, chairman of the judging panel, said “A Brief History of Seven Killings” was “the most exciting book on the … Continue reading

Best-Selling Books Week Ended Oct. 11th
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Best-Selling Books Week Ended Oct. 11th

Best-Selling Books Week Ended Oct. 11th. FICTION 1. “The Sword of Summer” by Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion) 2. “Twilight 10th Anniversary Ed.” by Stephanie Meyer (Little, Brown) 3. “The Survivor” by Vince Flynn (Atria Books) 4. “Harry Potter/Sorcer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling (Arthur A. Levine Books) 5. “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms” by George R.R. … Continue reading