Hillel Italie
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Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
by Hillel Italie - March 19, 2017 - 9:22am
Chuck Berry, rock 'n' roll's founding guitar hero and storyteller who defined the music's joy and rebellion in such classics as "Johnny B. Goode," ''Sweet Little Sixteen" and "Roll Over Beethoven," died Saturday...
Barack and Michelle Obama have book deals
by Hillel Italie - March 1, 2017 - 8:21am
Barack and Michelle Obama have book deals.
Recent controversies spark discussion about slavery books
by Hillel Italie - January 22, 2016 - 10:00am
When children's author-illustrator Don Tate works on a book about slavery, he keeps in mind that a smile must be more than just a smile.
Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey, who sang 'Take It Easy,' dies
by Hillel Italie - January 18, 2016 - 5:34pm
Glenn Frey, a rock 'n' roll rebel from Detroit who journeyed West, co-founded the Eagles and with Don Henley became one of history's most successful songwriting teams with such hits as "Hotel California" and "Life...
New Harper Lee book already million seller
by Hillel Italie - July 24, 2015 - 3:36am
"Watchman" was released July 14 and as of early Monday remains at No. 1 on Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.com, with "Mockingbird" also in the top 10. HarperCollins has increased an initial print run of 2 million...
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg starts reading program
by Hillel Italie - January 17, 2015 - 12:00am
Mark Zuckerberg wants to add a little more "book" to Facebook.
Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71
by Hillel Italie - October 28, 2013 - 8:16am
Lou Reed, the punk poet of rock 'n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades, died Sunday at 71.
Rick Riordan: 'House of Hades' is 'very intense'
by Hillel Italie - October 5, 2013 - 4:02am
Rick Riordan spent the past few months in hell, and liked it.
Jason Collins denies he is seeking book deal
by Hillel Italie - May 7, 2013 - 11:50am
Jason Collins, the NBA veteran who last week announced he was gay, is disputing reports from publishing insiders who say he is shopping a book deal.
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