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Review: Mark Schultz' 'Foxcatcher' was 2014's best sports autobiography

Mark Schultz' "Foxcatcher: The True Story of My Brother's Murder, John du Pont's Madness, and the Quest for Olympic Gold" was, in my opinion, the best book by an athlete in 2014.

Walmart won't sell UFC fighter's book because she's too violent

Ronda Rousey, the UFC women's bantamweight champion, has a new memoir coming out in May. However, don't expect to find the book in Walmart stores.

Franco-German couple publish memoirs of Nazi-hunting years

Paris - France's most famous Nazi hunters, Serge Klarsfeld and his German wife Beate, this week launched their "Memoirs" about their decades spent tracking down Hitler's henchmen and dragging them out of hiding into the public glare.

Interview: Digital Journalist Adrian Peel opens up about new book Special

Digital Journalist Adrian Peel chatted about his new book, "Tequila, Senoritas and Teardrops: Musicians Discuss the Influence of Mexico on Country Music."

Mein Kampf to be republished by academics in 2016

Seventy years after the author's death, Adolf Hitler's famous but obviously controversial autobiography is to be republished by a collection of academics next year once the copyright on the work expires in a two-volume new addition.

Employee at Russia's Hermitage arrested for stealing exhibits

Saint Petersburg - An employee at Russia's Hermitage Museum was arrested for stealing books and documents, some centuries-old, from the institution's celebrated collection and then trying to sell them to antique dealers, officials said Monday.

'Fifty Shades of Grey' owns the holiday weekend box office

UPDATE: It is a holiday weekend in the states and it now looks like a solid score for "Fifty Shades of Grey." It appears to have grabbed more box office cash and will be the February record-holder.

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.
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Toxic Talk by Bill Press
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