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By admin On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021
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Irish author targeted by Israel supporters ‘would be honored’ to print new book in Hebrew… if it’s boycott-compliant

Bestselling BDS-supporting writer Sally Rooney, who was widely accused of ostracizing Hebrew-speakers with her refusal to let an Israeli publisher print her latest book, said she would love to see a Hebrew translation. “If More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 14th, 2021
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Author Nunns ‘forensically’ demolishes Starmer’s non-denial denials over Corbyn reinstatement deal in Twitter thread

Starmer’s attempts to hide the truth lead to dynamite accidental admission The attempt by Keir Starmer and his spinners to hide the fact that they made – and broke – a deal to reinstate former More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
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After complaint from genderfluid author, Aussie bookstore apologizes for hosting feminist author… in 2018

Melbourne-based bookstore Readings has apologized for programming radical feminist author Julie Bindel, who stands accused of transphobia. The statement came in response to an apparent complaint by a queer book More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
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Marianne cries: Giant Paris mural based on work by author of iconic ‘OBEY’ and Obama ‘Hope’ posters defaced by cryptic artist gang

A 10-meter-tall image of Marianne, which started as a gift to the city by Shepard ‘Obey’ Fairey, has been modified by an anonymous artist group, who added tears on the face of the French national symbol. Fairey, More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020
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British spy-turned-novelist John le Carré, author of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, dies aged 89

Legendary spy novelist John le Carré, the author of such classics as “The Spy Who Came in from the Cold” and “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy,” has passed away at the age of 89, his agent has confirmed. “It More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
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Valery Giscard d’Estaing, ex-president of France and author of ill-fated EU constitution, dead ‘due to Covid-19’ at age 94

Valéry Marie René Georges Giscard d’Estaing, who served as president of France from 1974 to 1981, passed away from what his family said were effects of the novel coronavirus, having been hospitalized for More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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‘Planes will fly with new owners’: Black Swan author Taleb urges UK to let Branson’s airline go bust

Famed author and statistician Nassim Nicholas Taleb has trained his sights on billionaire Richard Branson, urging the UK government to let the airline owned by the “tax refugee” to go bankrupt. Branson has had More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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‘Setting sail for Valinor’: Christopher Tolkien, son of Lord of the Rings author, dies at 95 as fans honor his literary legacy

Middle-earth just lost its best defender. Christopher Tolkien, son of Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien and guardian of his works, has passed away at age 95, prompting a rush of condolences and emotional tributes More...

By admin On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
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How to write erotic fiction: Top 5 tips from best-selling author PLUS amazing competition

COULD YOU be the next EL James? Top tips on writing erotic fiction from a best-selling author plus YOUR chance to enter the Mills & Boon Scantilly competition and have your story published. Daily Express :: More...

By admin On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
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How to write erotic fiction: Top 5 tips from best-selling author PLUS amazing competition

COULD YOU be the next EL James? Top tips on writing erotic fiction from a best-selling author plus YOUR chance to enter the Mills & Boon Scantilly competition and have your story published. Daily Express :: More...