J.K. Rowling says ‘Harry Potter’ ending may be wrong

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"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling is having second thoughts about having ended the series with heroine Hermione Granger paired up romantically with Ron Weasley. 

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First book ever printed in US sold at auction for $14M, breaking records

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Who says print is dead?

A pamphlet of psalms believed to be the very first book ever printed in what is now the continental United States set an auction record for a printed book Tuesday — fetching $14,165,000 at Sotheby’s, the auction house told NBC News. 

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Author Tom Clancy dies at 66

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Tom Clancy, prolific author of military thrillers that turned into box office gold with movies such as “The Hunt for Red October” and “Clear and Present Danger,” has died at the age of 66, his publisher confirmed Wednesday morning. 

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Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling secretly wrote new book, posed as man

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Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has admitted posing as a retired policeman to write a crime novel that was praised by critics.

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'I want to tell my story': Malala Yousafzai to publish memoir

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The memoir of 15-year-old Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai will be published this fall, publisher Weidenfeld & Nicolson announced Wednesday. The deal is reportedly worth about $3 million.

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Dr. Seuss was real ‘Cat in the Hat’: His secret hat collection revealed

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Dr. Seuss didn’t have to go far to find inspiration for his famous “Cat in the Hat” character: apparently, he just looked in the mirror.

Beloved children’s book author Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel had an affinity for over-the-top headgear, and kept a personal collection of hundreds of outlandish hats that went on public display this week for the first time.

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