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The Irish Times
I’m home a year but the New Yorker in me keeps kicking me on Working as a trial assistant in Manhattan was a buzz but Ireland would always
I’m home a year but the New Yorker in me keeps kicking me on
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Working as a trial assistant in Manhattan was a buzz but Ireland would always draw me back ‘I became a New Yorker in some ways and thrived on the energy, the buzz, the pace and the... Read more
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The Atlantic
‘Like the Fishes and the Loaves’When Tricia Bliler came out of her front door after the winds and surge of Hurr
‘Like the Fishes and the Loaves’
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
When Tricia Bliler came out of her front door after the winds and surge of Hurricane Katrina finally passed, she saw a police car washed up like driftwood against the building across the street. It was the first of many bad signs. Bliler had perched... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Publishers Weekly best-selling booksFICTION 1. "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee (HarperCollins) 2. "The Girl on
Publishers Weekly best-selling books
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
FICTION 1. "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee (HarperCollins) 2. "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead) 3. "Friction" by Sandra Brown (Grand Central Publishing) 4. "Alert" by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge (Little, Brown) 5.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
RICK CLEVELAND: Sports, literature cross paths in Magnolia StateOur state’s literary excellence was on impressive display this past weekend dur
RICK CLEVELAND: Sports, literature cross paths in Magnolia State
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Our state’s literary excellence was on impressive display this past weekend during the remarkably successful Mississippi Book Festival. The Magnolia State’s tradition of renowned authors rivals our tradition of world-class athletic achievement. And,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a characterSlender Man, Natural Born killers: Murderers obsessed with fiction | DailyTeleg
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a character
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Slender Man, Natural Born killers: Murderers obsessed with fiction | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Gary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Gray Mountain offers bleak view of futureI COMMEND your readers to read a book entitled Gray Mountain, by American attor
Gray Mountain offers bleak view of future
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
I COMMEND your readers to read a book entitled Gray Mountain, by American attorney-cum-author John Grisham. I COMMEND your readers to read a book entitled Gray Mountain, by American attorney-cum-author John Grisham. While the principal characters... Read more
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Perth Now
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a characterGary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a character
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
Gary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The Loved Ones. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT HOW does someone become so obsessed with a fictional character that they are driven to kill? While their alleged fixation appears... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a characterGary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a character
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
Gary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The Loved Ones. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT HOW does someone become so obsessed with a fictional character that they are driven to kill? While their alleged fixation appears... Read more
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Herald Sun
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a characterGary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a character
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Gary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The Loved Ones. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT HOW does someone become so obsessed with a fictional character that they are driven to kill? While their alleged fixation appears... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a characterGary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The
Deadly obsessions: People who kill for a character
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Gary George, 41, killed his friend using a sick technique from Aussie movie The Loved Ones. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT HOW does someone become so obsessed with a fictional character that they are driven to kill? While their alleged fixation appears... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON -- John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi politica
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSON -- John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first Mississippi... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
What Is Success, Anyway?“Success” is a word we use casually, as if everyone has a universal understandi
What Is Success, Anyway?
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
“Success” is a word we use casually, as if everyone has a universal understanding of what it means. We don’t. We hear about the “American success story.” But what does that mean? What makes the story a “success”? Do we evaluate it according to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalBest selling author and former Mississippi lawmaker John Grisham serving… AP N
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
Best selling author and former Mississippi lawmaker John Grisham serving… AP News | 08/22/15 12:15 pm JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mississippians cling to flagPHILADELPHIA, Miss. -- The Confederate battle flag was coming down everywhere t
Mississippians cling to flag
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
PHILADELPHIA, Miss. -- The Confederate battle flag was coming down everywhere this summer. National retailers stopped selling it. South Carolina's Legislature ordered it removed from the Statehouse grounds. Momentum swelled across a nation horrified... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Never, Never, Never Give Up!“Success” is a word we use casually, as if everyone has a universal understandi
Never, Never, Never Give Up!
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
“Success” is a word we use casually, as if everyone has a universal understanding of what it means. We don’t. We hear about the “American success story.” But what does that mean? What makes the story a “success”? Do we evaluate it according to... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalBest-selling author John Grisham serves as the master of ceremonies at the open
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Best-selling author John Grisham serves as the master of ceremonies at the opening of the Mississippi Book Festival, while U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, R-Miss., left, watches on Saturday at the Capitol in Jackson. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) JACKSON –... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Grisham, others speak at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi po
Grisham, others speak at Mississippi Book Festival
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State flag supporters react to ad calling for flag changeSome Pine Belt residents, who support the Mississippi state flag, are reacting
State flag supporters react to ad calling for flag change
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
Some Pine Belt residents, who support the Mississippi state flag, are reacting to a recent open letter in a statewide newspaper that called for the Confederate battle emblem to be removed. Some famous Mississippians signed that ad, which appeared in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) � John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write big chunks of his first two legal thrillers, "A Time to Kill" and "The Firm." Grisham took part Saturday in the first... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Salon.com
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Greenwich Time
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalBest selling author and former Mississippi lawmaker John Grisham serving as the
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
Best selling author and former Mississippi lawmaker John Grisham serving as the master of ceremonies at the opening of the Mississippi Book Festival, gestures at the wing of the Capitol where he wrote much of his first two books while serving as a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
State flag supporters react to ad calling for flag changeSome Pine Belt residents who support the Mississippi state flag are reacting to
State flag supporters react to ad calling for flag change
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
Some Pine Belt residents who support the Mississippi state flag are reacting to a recent open letter in a statewide newspaper that called for the Confederate battle emblem to removed from it. Some famous Mississippians signed that ad, which appeared... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
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John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
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The Farmington Daily Times
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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The Evening Sun
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The Evening Sun / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Lowell Sun
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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The News-Times
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John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
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Bennington Banner
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book FestivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississip
John Grisham talks politics at Mississippi Book Festival
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Grisham says being on the losing side of a Mississippi political fight gave him plenty of time to write his first two novels. Grisham was on hand Saturday to open the first Mississippi Book Festival at the state... Read more
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Salon.com
Jennifer Weiner slams Jonathan Franzen’s “female trouble” in epic Twitter rebuttal to his Guardian interviewWriters Jennifer Weiner and Jonathan Franzen have had a longstanding rivalry, d
Jennifer Weiner slams Jonathan Franzen’s “female trouble” in epic Twitter rebuttal to his Guardian interview
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
Writers Jennifer Weiner and Jonathan Franzen have had a longstanding rivalry, dating back to when Weiner coined the term “Franzenfreude” to summarize her frustration with the endless critical praise showered on middle-aged white novelists... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rougean Brooke Hoover is lighting up the screenBrooke Hoover’s first acting gig, a TV commercial, never saw the light of day.
Baton Rougean Brooke Hoover is lighting up the screen
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Brooke Hoover’s first acting gig, a TV commercial, never saw the light of day. Twitter @Br00KeH00ver (that’s zeros not O’s) Twitter and Instagram @PageantPomMom No worries — it got her a SAG (Screen Actors Guild) card, that first rite of passage... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on S
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festival
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on Saturday for the first Mississippi Book Festival. John Grisham opens the event in the same building where he once helped write state laws. The young attorney was a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on S
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festival
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on Saturday for the first Mississippi Book Festival. John Grisham opens the event in the same building where he once helped write state laws. The young attorney was a... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on S
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festival
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on Saturday for the first Mississippi Book Festival. John Grisham opens the event in the same building where he once helped write state laws. The young attorney was a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on S
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festival
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on Saturday for the first Mississippi Book Festival. John Grisham opens the event in the same building where he once helped write state laws. The young attorney was a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festivalJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on S
Mississippi celebrates literary heritage with book festival
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Authors and bibliophiles gather at the state Capitol on Saturday for the first Mississippi Book Festival. John Grisham opens the event in the same building where he once helped write state laws. The young attorney was a... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mississippi Book Festival opens SaturdayArtist Wyatt Waters painted this for the inaugural Mississippi Book Festival. L
Mississippi Book Festival opens Saturday
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Artist Wyatt Waters painted this for the inaugural Mississippi Book Festival. Limited-edition prints will be available, as well as posters. (Courtesy) By M. Scott Morris JACKSON – More than 100 authors will gather at the Mississippi Capitol on... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Barbour Book Tour Coincides with Katrina AnniversaryJackson, Miss. Former Gov. Haley Barbour will tour Mississippi to promote his n
Barbour Book Tour Coincides with Katrina Anniversary
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 12 days ago
Jackson, Miss. Former Gov. Haley Barbour will tour Mississippi to promote his new book, "America's Great Storm: Leading Through Hurricane Katrina." Republican Barbour co-wrote the book with Jere Nash, a Jackson-based Democratic political... Read more
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Washington Post
In Mississippi, defenders of state’s Confederate-themed flag dig inPHILADELPHIA, Miss. — The Confederate flag was on the run earlier this summer.
In Mississippi, defenders of state’s Confederate-themed flag dig in
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
PHILADELPHIA, Miss. — The Confederate flag was on the run earlier this summer. It was coming down everywhere. National retailers stopped selling it. South Carolina’s legislature ordered it removed from the state capitol grounds. Momentum swelled... Read more
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