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7 Brilliant Book Trailers

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Nadine Gordimer, South African author, dies at 90 - BBC News

Nadine Gordimer, South African author, dies at 90 - BBC News | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
BBC News Nadine Gordimer, South African author, dies at 90 BBC News Fellow acclaimed South African author JM Coetzee, whose novels often focused on their country post-apartheid, said Gordimer "responded with exemplary courage and creative energy to...
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19 Rare Recordings of Famous Authors

19 Rare Recordings of Famous Authors | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
Twenty years ago, it was impossible for most of us to listen to JRR Tolkien read Elvish or see Zelda Fitzgerald grin at a camera or hear an inebriated Hemingway shout about pigeons. But today, these and other rare recordings of famous authors are just a mouse click away. Enjoy, you lucky ducks.
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'I don't want smut on the page': Divergent author Veronica Roth on sex and teen fiction

'I don't want smut on the page': Divergent author Veronica Roth on sex and teen fiction | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
If the name Veronica Roth means little to you right now, then you are: a) probably not a teenager, and b) unlikely to be in the dark for much longer. The 25-year-old is the hottest property in the increasingly high-profile and commercially successful world of Young Adult fiction. Her recently completed trilogy of dark, dystopian novels has already sold more than five million copies across the world – an astonishing figure that will only grow over the coming 12 months.
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John Green's 'star' tells her story - posthumously

John Green's 'star' tells her story - posthumously | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
John Green says he never would have written The Fault in Our Stars, his best-selling novel narrated by a 16-year-old girl with cancer, had he not gotten to know Esther Earl, who was 16 when she died of cancer four years ago.
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▶ Author John Heffernan discusses 'Naveed: Through My Eyes' - YouTube

Author John Heffernan answers some questions on writing his book, 'Naveed', the third in a fictional series about children living in contemporary conflict zo...
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17 Australian YA Authors You Need To Read | Blog | Epic Reads

17 Australian YA Authors You Need To Read | Blog | Epic Reads | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
So many wonderful authors hail from so many wonderful countries around the world, but for some unknown reason Australia seems to have a particularly high concentration of AMAZING young adult writers.
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Pittacus Lore reveals the title of the next book! | I Am Number Four

Pittacus Lore reveals the title of the next book! | I Am Number Four | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
The events in these books are real. Names and places have been changed to protect the Lorien Six, who remain in hiding. Take this as your first warning. Other civilizations do exist. Some of them seek to destroy you.
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John Flanagan | Kidsreads

John Flanagan | Kidsreads | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
John Flanagan's bestselling Ranger's Apprentice adventure series originally comprised twenty short stories, which John wrote to encourage his 12-year-old son, Michael, to enjoy reading. The series has come a long way since then.
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11 Things You Might Not Know About J.K. Rowling

11 Things You Might Not Know About J.K. Rowling | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
AKA the most interesting Muggle in the world.
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[Review] Insurgent by Veronica Roth | Young Adult Book Reviewer

[Review] Insurgent by Veronica Roth | Young Adult Book Reviewer | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
A Young Adult Fiction Book News & Reviews Site (by Josephine Mangani) ... Of all the dystopian books that I have read, this one had the most action packed plot of all. Even Catching Fire was slower to take up the pace of its ...
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Veronica Roth: BOOKS

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Percy Jackson books by Rick Riordan - Puffin Books

Percy Jackson books by Rick Riordan - Puffin Books | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
Official website for Puffin Books' Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan. The Greek gods are alive and kicking.
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Christopher Paolini's Inheritance Cycle

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Book News: Harper Lee Says New Biography Is Unauthorized - NPR (blog)

Book News: Harper Lee Says New Biography Is Unauthorized - NPR (blog) | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
NPR (blog) Book News: Harper Lee Says New Biography Is Unauthorized NPR (blog) But in a statement this week, the 88-year-old Lee countered, "Rest assured, as long as I am alive any book purporting to be with my cooperation is a falsehood." In 2004,...
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Discovering Literature: Romantics and Victorians - The British Library

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The 5th Wave - Penguin Books - They Are Coming For Us - Trailer

It's the dawn of the 5th wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie Sullivan runs from Them. The beings who only look human, who roam the countryside killing anyone they see. Who have scattered Earth's last survivors. To stay alone is to stay alive...
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The Fault In Our Stars | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX - YouTube

Hazel (Shailene Woodley) and Gus (Ansel Elgort) are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them -- and us -- on an unforgettable journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous, given that they met and fell in love at a cancer support group. THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, based upon the number-one bestselling novel by John Green, explores the funny, thrilling and tragic business of being alive and in love.
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Just Another Teenage Bookworm: Book Review: Before I Fall by ...

Just Another Teenage Bookworm: Book Review: Before I Fall by ... | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
Just Another Teenage Bookworm ... I finished this book about ten minutes ago and have been sitting here, staring at nothing, kicking myself for not reading this book sooner.
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Cassandra Clare's 'Clockwork Princess' - Young Adult Hollywood

Cassandra Clare's 'Clockwork Princess' - Young Adult Hollywood | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
All the latest news in Young Adult Film, TV and Books. Skip to content. TV · 90210 · Arrow · Awkward · Bates Motel · Beauty and the Beast · The Carrie Diaries · Chicago Fire · Cult · Delirium · Dracula · The Following · Girl Meets ...
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Robert Muchamore - The official site

Robert Muchamore - The official site | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
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Secret letters reveal Jolley's life was as intriguing as her fictional characters

Secret letters reveal Jolley's life was as intriguing as her fictional characters | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
The author's love life discloses a web of deceit.
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Lili Wilkinson • Reader and writer of young adult literature

Lili Wilkinson • Reader and writer of young adult literature | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
Author of 'Pink', 'Love-shy', 'A Pocketful of Eyes', 'Angel Fish', 'The (Not Quite) Perfect Boyfriend', 'Scatterheart', 'Joan of Arc: the story of Jehanne Darc' and editor of 'Short: a collection of interesting short stories and other stuff from some...
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12 Great Videos of Famous Authors Giving Advice to Aspiring Writers

12 Great Videos of Famous Authors Giving Advice to Aspiring Writers | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
We could all use a little advice -- especially the aspiring writers among us. Inspired by a delightful (and actually sincere-seeming!) video from John Hodgman that surfaced last week, we've rounded...
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The Story of My Book: Maureen McCarthy on The Convent · Readings.com.au

Readings – independent Australian
retailers and online merchants of fine books, music and film.
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'Beautiful Creatures' authors talk about the movie - USA TODAY

'Beautiful Creatures' authors talk about the movie - USA TODAY | CGS Popular Authors | Scoop.it
'Beautiful Creatures' authors talk about the movie
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Bookish talked to authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl about their experience, their well-read characters and what YA books they want to see adapted next.
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