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  1. Ex-'Seinfeld' Writer on 'Curb,' His Book and Why 'Girls' Is the Only Comedy He Can Stand

    6:49 pm 3/28/2013

    Peter Mehlman, who coined “spongeworthy” and “yada, yada,” tells THR why he thinks the "Modern Seinfeld" parody Twitter account is "unbelievable" and reveals the inspiration behind his new work, "Mandela Was Late."Read more

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  2. Amazon Acquires Publishing-Oriented Social Media Site Goodreads

    2:14 pm 3/28/2013

    The online giant solidifies its dominant place in ebooks by adding the site that allows book lovers to recommend titles and start reading clubs. Read more

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  3. Lawyer Bob Barnett: Amanda Knox Book Will 'Shock You to the Core'

    2:43 pm 3/26/2013

    The man behind blockbuster book contracts for both Clintons and Ann Curry's exit deal from "Today" says the memoirist, who scored $4 million for "Waiting to Be Heard," went through "every person's nightmare."Read more

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  4. Amanda Knox Book, Interview Still Set for April 30 Despite Italian Court Ruling

    2:17 pm 3/26/2013

    HarperCollins' plans for "Waiting to Be Heard," the memoir from the American college student caught up in her roommate's murder investigation, remain unchanged following a ruling striking down her acquittal, and a sit-down with ABC's Diane Sawyer will go on as planned.Read more

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  5. Columbia Picks Up Movie Rights to YA Novel 'Seeker' (Exclusive)

    3:31 pm 3/22/2013

    Mark Gordon, the producer whose credits include "Speed," "Saving Private Ryan" and "Source Code," will produce the adaptation. Read more

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  6. ABC Family Developing 'Hot Property' Dramedy (Exclusive)

    11:11 pm 3/21/2013

    The drama, based on a book by the stars of HGTV's "Selling New York," will center on a mom and two daughters who live and work together in the cutthroat world of New York real estate.Read more

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  7. Warner Bros. Picks Up Rights to 'Calling Me Home' (Exclusive)

    3:10 pm 3/12/2013

    Roy Lee and his Vertigo Entertainment are attached to produce the adaptation of Julie Kibler's book, which is described as a cross between "Driving Miss Daisy" and "The Help."Read more

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  8. Cate Blanchett Developing 'Cancer Vixen' at HBO

    3:08 pm 3/12/2013

    The actress would executive produce and star in the TV movie based on the book about a woman with breast cancer.Read more

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  9. Sarah Palin Takes on the Commercialization of Christmas in New Book

    1:29 pm 3/12/2013

    "A Happy Holiday IS a Merry Christmas" will argue that Americans need to emphasize the religious aspects of the holiday more, as Palin shares her "personal memories of her own Christmases."Read more

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  10. Guest Reviewer: Martin Scorsese on 'The Searchers'

    11:00 am 3/8/2013

    The legendary director writes for THR about the troubling John Wayne Western and the new book about it by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Glenn Frankel.Read more

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