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A Few Facts About Sci Fi Giant Ray Bradbury
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A Few Facts About Sci Fi Giant Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury is one of the most iconic science fiction

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12 Movies You Might Not Know Were Based On Shakespeare Plays
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12 Movies You Might Not Know Were Based On Shakespeare Plays

While there are many straight up film adaptations of William

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Reading Can Save The Aging Brain: 10 Facts About Literacy
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Reading Can Save The Aging Brain: 10 Facts About Literacy

Annual World Book Day takes place on April 23 across

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9 of the Biggest Differences Between the Harry Potter Films and the Books
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9 of the Biggest Differences Between the Harry Potter Films and the Books

The Harry Potter films are very faithful to the books,

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9 Surprising Things You Can Get From The Library
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9 Surprising Things You Can Get From The Library

Need a Van Gogh, fishing pole, or new resume? How

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7 Weird Writers Who Inspired The Even Weirder HP Lovecraft
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7 Weird Writers Who Inspired The Even Weirder HP Lovecraft

  HP Lovecraft, the master of the macabre, is pop

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8 Books That Neil deGrasse Tyson Thinks Everyone Should Read
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8 Books That Neil deGrasse Tyson Thinks Everyone Should Read

American astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of the smartest

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11 Books Steve Jobs Wanted Everyone To Read NOW!!!
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11 Books Steve Jobs Wanted Everyone To Read NOW!!!

Steve Jobs was one of the most iconic and innovative

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7 Actors That Tried Their Pens At Novels
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7 Actors That Tried Their Pens At Novels

We fetishize celebrities and their lifestyles.  On television, in magazines,

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9 Video Games Based on Classic Literature
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9 Video Games Based on Classic Literature

While there are video games based on movies and comic

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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Neil Gaiman
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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Neil Gaiman

You probably know that Neil Gaiman is one of the

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9 Children’s and Young Adult Books That Were Banned
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9 Children’s and Young Adult Books That Were Banned

Sometimes adults don’t read and ban books (or ban movies)

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5 Things About Mysterious Author Harper Lee
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5 Things About Mysterious Author Harper Lee

Harper Lee is releasing her second novel Go Set a

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9 Jane Austen Facts
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9 Jane Austen Facts

  Jane Austen is one of the few classic writers

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9 Worst Parents in Literature
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9 Worst Parents in Literature

There is nothing readers like more than characters they love

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13 Best Writing Tips From Stephen King
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13 Best Writing Tips From Stephen King

  Stephen King has published over 50 books and written

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11 Novels That Were Written By Famous Actors 
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11 Novels That Were Written By Famous Actors 

Some actors are curious enough to pursue other interests besides

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9 Facts About the Best Y.A. Novel, ‘The Outsiders’
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9 Facts About the Best Y.A. Novel, ‘The Outsiders’

S.E Hinton’s “The Outsiders” has sold more than ten million

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5 Reads That Make Your Family Look Sane
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5 Reads That Make Your Family Look Sane

We are in the midst of the holiday season and

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12 Facts about Langston Hughes
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12 Facts about Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes is one of the most celebrated and well-known

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8 Novelists Who Adapted Their Own Books into Movies
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8 Novelists Who Adapted Their Own Books into Movies

While books are turned into movies all the time, it’s

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11 Things You Might Not Know About J.K. Rowling
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11 Things You Might Not Know About J.K. Rowling

1. Rowling’s parent’s met at King’s Cross Station, the site

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13 Movies That Are Surprisingly Based on Graphic Novels
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13 Movies That Are Surprisingly Based on Graphic Novels

While comic book movies like The Avengers, The Dark Knight,

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8 Sherlock Holmes Mysteries that Inspired the BBC series
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8 Sherlock Holmes Mysteries that Inspired the BBC series

The BBC’s revival of Sherlock Holmes has proven insanely popular,