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N.Korean 'Camp 14' gulag survivor admits parts of story untrue

Seoul - A North Korean gulag survivor whose torture and daring escape were detailed in a best-selling book has admitted that parts of his story are untrue, and said Sunday he may end his campaign against human rights abuses.

Inmate's Guantanamo diary to be released

London - The first memoir by a current inmate detailing life inside Guantanamo is to be released next week following a six-year legal fight to declassify the manuscript, extracts of which appeared in The Guardian on Saturday.

Olympic Gold medalist Mark Schultz talks 'Foxcatcher' book Special

Olympic gold medal-winning wrestler Mark Schultz chatted with Digital Journal about his new book "Foxcatcher: The True Story of My Brother's Murder, John du Pont's Madness, and the Quest for Olympic Gold."

Review: Sy Montgomery delivers on 'The Tarantula Scientist' book Special

"The Tarantula Scientist" by acclaimed author Sy Montgomery is an award-winning informational children's book on tarantulas.

Two skulls found near witchcraft book at transfer station in CT

Fairfield - On Friday, police say that the skulls of an older man and woman were found at a Connecticut waste transfer station near some witchcraft books.

Review: Former Flyleaf lead singer Lacey Sturm soars on 'The Reason' Special

Former Flyleaf lead singer Lacey Sturm has authored her first book, "The Reason: How I Discovered a Life Worth Living" and it is very inspirational.

Review: Martina McBride magnificent on new book 'Around The Table' Special

Country music sensation Martina McBride can now add published book author to her elite resume of impressive accomplishments.

Breivik's father says he is partially responsible for murders

Oslo - The father of Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik said on Thursday he felt partially responsible and regretted not having been there for his son before he killed 77 people in 2011.

Former Flyleaf lead singer Lacey Sturm talks about new book Special

Lacey Sturm, the former lead singer of the rock band Flyleaf, opened about her newest book "The Reason – How I Discovered a Life Worth Living."

France's ex-first lady attacked for 'outrageous' kiss-and-tell

Paris - After the bombshell, the backlash. France's former first lady on Thursday found herself facing a maelstrom of criticism for her kiss-and-tell memoirs about her tumultuous relationship with President Francois Hollande.

'Hovelstay' allows students to book hovels for vacation

College students can search and book rundown places via Hovelstay, which is a brand new start-up that specializes in hooking up people with cheap accommodation.

How competition hurts us: An interview with Margaret Heffernan Special

What makes us competitive, either in business, education or dating, can be detrimental to our career success and overall well-being, argues author Margaret Heffernan in her new book A Bigger Prize. She spoke to us about competition's ugly side.

Kevin Smith announces Clerks 3

Kevin Smith dropped some information recently on his plans to make Clerks 3. We know that it is coming in the next few years but all the other details are still up in the air.

Carrie Borzillo talks about new 'Nirvana' book and Kurt Cobain Special

Award-winning music journalist Carrie Borzillo chatted about her new book "Nirvana: In the Words of the People Who Were There."

Author explores a fascinating life of social justice Special

Edmonton - Alexis Kienlen is an Edmonton-based writer who is a journalist and published poet with two volumes of poetry to her credit. Her third book is a work of non-fiction about someone who is well known for being an advocate for social justice.

Review: 'Nirvana: In the Words of the People Who Were There' Special

"Nirvana: In the Words of the People Who Were There" is a book by award-winning entertainment and music journalist Carrie Borzillo.

Hillary all smiles in New York at book launch

New York - New York is known as The City That Never Sleeps, but fans of Hillary Clinton may have taken that quite literally.

Snowden relaxed, jocular on revelations, book says

Washington - Edward Snowden was "profoundly at peace" with his decision to leak national security documents, and even joked about the consequences, journalist Glenn Greenwald says in a new book.

Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston set to reveal 'secrets and lies'

Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston is set to reveal all in an upcoming memoir. The untitled book, scheduled for release in the Fall, 2015, is reportedly set to spill the beans on a number of secrets.

New Canadian Author Salutes Sherlock Holmes Special

Fans of mystery fiction have a new hero to investigate: Portia Adams. Created by ex-CBC producer Angela Misri, Jewel Of The Thames (Fierce Ink) pays tribute to the work of Arthur Conan Doyle while being infused with a deep love of history and character.

@GSElevator on way down after losing book deal

New York - The man behind a popular Twitter account that appeared to provide a rare insider look at Goldman Sachs has lost his book deal after revelations the former banker never actually worked at the firm.Banker John Lefevre gained Internet fame through his @GS...

Rare book in Cambridge opens window to China's musical history

Cambridge - An "odd little book" which has been stored in a Cambridge library for the last two centuries has been identified by Chinese scholar Dr. Jian Yang as Xian Di Pipa Pu, an 18th century volume of Chinese musical scores.

Country singer Josh Turner to release first book 'Man Stuff'

Country star Josh Turner can now add published book author to his impressive resume. His first book "Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family, and Fatherhood" will be out on April 29 on Thomas Nelson, an imprint of Harper Collins Christian Publishing.

'Avatar doctor' is coming, physician-author says

Washington - It's just in fiction for now, but the "avatar doctor," a virtual physician which consults and diagnoses through a smartphone app, is coming, says the author of a new medical thriller.Robin Cook, a physician and best-selling author known for his books "...

Some personal notes of John Paul II to be published

Warsaw - The personal secretary of late pope John Paul II defied a request to burn all his personal notes and will publish some of them in February, the Znak publishing house announced Wednesday.

Print book reading tops in US despite rise of tablets

San Francisco - A Pew Research Center study release on Thursday showed that US readers reach for ink-and-paper books despite the rising popularity of tablets and digital works.

Google gets in game of Internet age storytelling

San Francisco - The Google lab behind augmented reality game "Ingress" is teaming with HarperCollins Publishers and top author James Frey for an Internet age adventure in storytelling.

Review: The Rise of Mallory latest in epic Everville series by Roy Huff Special

Honolulu - Roy Huff's latest book, The Rise of Mallory, the third installment of the fantasy epic adventure "Everville" series, is soon to be released at the end of January 2014.

Review: Stage adaptation of The Tin Drum captures book's magic realism

Toronto - One of the most popular books to come out of Germany has been adapted to the English stage for the first time. Toronto's UnSpun Theatre wonderfully brings The Tin Drum to life using creative set design, pitch-perfect acting and lively dialogue.

'Vietnam: The Real War' by the Associated Press

Historians argue over the official start of the Vietnam War. Some say 1962, others say 1965. But in the United States, events have begun to commemorate some of the conflict's 50th anniversaries.
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Patti Smith, Scripture, Glasgow Cathedral, 2007. Gelatin silver print 8.25 x 10.75 cm (image).
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"My interests in fiction are long-term and not bound by my age," says the 39 year-old wife and mother. " I have a sci-fi novel I’m writing now with a sixteen year-old heroine, who may turn out to be the antagonist or the protagonist, depending on how it plays out!"
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Steve Georgiou, PhD reads from his new book, "The Isle of Monte Cristo - Finding the Inner Treasure
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Bunny Gillespie at the Colma Historical Association with the Arcadia book series. She wrote a book about Westlake.
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A book writing nonfiction called On Writing Well
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Professor Steve Georgiou signs copies of his book The Isle of Monte Cristo at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in San Francisco, Nov. 2010
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St. Patrick's Day items are for sale in shops all over Savannah. Savannah, Ga.
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