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2014/08/18 12:02
2014/08/18 12:02
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A detached and meticulous documentation of civil strife and its management in Sri Lanka, Noontide Toll is a remarkable read. “Two of them have come from a lot further. From Holland in Europe.” Kanna...
2014/08/18 12:02
2014/08/18 12:02
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2014/08/17 20:39
2014/08/17 20:39
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It's no great secret that making money via affiliate links can be a fairly lucrative business. Some major websites subsist almost entirely off the revenues generated by a pay-per-sale system, and one...
2014/08/16 23:42
2014/08/16 23:42
5d
Earlier this year, Amazon threw a party at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York to celebrate the launch of Alpha House, a political comedy TV series. It was an important moment for CEO, Jeff...
2014/08/16 22:37
2014/08/16 22:37
5d
In a new open letter to book lovers, Amazon compared the publishing industry’s incalcitrance over ebook prices to the days of the dawn of the paperback. Then, Amazon accused Orwell (below) of...
2014/08/15 13:45
2014/08/15 13:45
6d
Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel, a new graphic novel that humorously catalogs the tribulations of post-divorce dating, has been lauded as "Girls" for grown-ups, and for good reason. Author Anya Ulinich's...
2014/08/15 10:59
2014/08/15 10:59
6d
Rachna Bisht Rawat’s book, The Brave, chronicles the heroism of the 21 men awarded India’s highest military decoration for valour in the face of the enemy, the Param Vir Chakra Far away in snowbound...
2014/08/14 22:10
2014/08/14 22:10
7d
What�s the weather forecast? Intermittent showers, some of them heavy. Satellite pictures show thick clouds over the state. The combined effect of a cyclonic circulation spread over Bihar and parts...
2014/08/14 16:48
2014/08/14 16:48
7d
A representative of the Orwell Estate has thrown a punch at Amazon amid the retailer’s ongoing fight with publisher Hachette, whose titles have been suppressed on the site amid hostile e-book pricing...
2014/08/13 14:09
2014/08/13 14:09
8d
Buy the book here A thriller about nationalism, terrorism and what happens when Scotland is divided from England from Claire McFall, winner of the 2014 Scottish Children's Book Award. Buy the book...
2014/08/13 01:47
2014/08/13 01:47
9d
The freshest part of Amazon’s call to arms was the history lesson. It recounted how the book industry hated mass-market paperbacks when they were introduced in the 1930s, and said they would ruin the...
2014/08/12 23:03
2014/08/12 23:03
9d
Life or Death by Michael Robotham (Sphere) R285 Bank robber Audie Palmer is jailed for 10 years following a disastrous heist. Puzzlingly, on the very last day of his sentence, he escapes from prison...
2014/08/12 14:21
2014/08/12 14:21
9d
Still an It Girl: Alexa Chung shows off slim pins in a jersey dress and ballet flats to celebrate the paperback edition of her book She launched her debut book, It, in September last year. And now...
2014/08/11 06:20
2014/08/11 06:20
11d
Those of us who are already seeing the innocence of our 1970s childhoods dismantled by Operation Yewtree could do without Penguin’s ridiculously inappropriate “adult” cover for its new edition of...
2014/08/09 23:42
2014/08/09 23:42
12d
Clothing company American Apparel is always so desperate for attention ("Look at us being edgy – betcha you oldsters can't cope!") that one rather balks at being obliging, but its "Back to school" ad...
2014/08/09 18:08
2014/08/09 18:08
12d
Earlier this week, author Douglas Preston—from his quaint-but-internet-connected summer shack on the coast of Maine—posted a letter imploring his readers to write Amazon's chief executive Jeff Bezos...
2014/08/08 23:45
2014/08/08 23:45
13d
Ten-thousand years ago, the brains of our hunter-gatherer ancestors had to focus on the basics of survival: getting food, fleeing predators and procreating. Now, it can be hard to know what to focus...
2014/08/08 02:30
2014/08/08 02:30
14d
... Russia has announced sanctions against Australian agricultural products. • A US father who killed his wife in front of his two young sons posted a remorseless message on Facebook afterwards. •...
2014/08/07 19:59
2014/08/07 19:59
14d
Sri Raghavendra Seva Samithi: Rendering of devotional songs by Chintalapalli Srinivasa and party, 6th Cross, Sudheendranagar, Malleswaram, 6.30 p.m. Bhagavad Gita Chapter 12: Discourse by Sujay...
2014/08/07 04:39
2014/08/07 04:39
15d
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Monica Alexander needs a full-time job. A certified nursing assistant, she just started working about 28 hours a week as a home companion in Wake County, N.C. That's a major...
2014/08/06 22:18
2014/08/06 22:18
15d
Penguin Books' new cover for Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is… interesting. The publisher teased the cover on its Facebook page earlier today, inviting people to guess which ‘tasty...
2014/08/18 12:02
2014/08/18 12:02
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