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" ‘Biocentrism’: How Life Creates the Universe...“Biomedical researcher Robert Lanza has been on the frontier of cloning and stem cell studies for more than a decade, so he’s well-acclimated to controversy,” writes Alan Boyle, MSNBC.com’s Science Editor. “But his book ‘Biocentrism’ is generating controversy on a different plane by arguing that our consciousness plays a central role in creating the cosmos..."

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35 Brilliant New Books You Should Read This Summer

The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah – September 3 | 35 Brilliant New Books You Should Read This Summer

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How Jane Austen really looked (by an FBI expert)

How Jane Austen really looked (by an FBI expert) | Daily Mail Online

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Working In A Bookstore Isn't All It's Cracked Up To Be

On Death and Bookstores

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Historic images brought into 21st century after being posted on Flickr

#Historic images brought into 21st century after being posted on Flickr by British #Library - #Books

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Benjamin Myers claims inaugural Gordon Burn prize

Gordon Burn, author of Alma Colgan. An astonishing fun house of horrors ride throught the re-imagined life and death of Britain's biggest singing star of the 50's. The dread that builds throughout and the utterly ghastly denoument at the end is perhaps the most chilling couple of pages I've ever read.

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Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies

RIP, Gabriel Garcia Marquez. One of Latin America's best-known writers, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, died Thursday, April 17. He was 87.

It is far more than life and death that hang in the balance. It is the fulfillment of galactic destiny, humankind 's final evolutionary step: the birth of a New Age!

"Present Company" - a FREE flash fiction, now available at all major ebook retailers! A master of the Dark Arts searches for his prized experiment. A commoner woman with a torn past seeks a new life. The story of death’s love and life’s fate, “Present Company” chronicles events preceding R.M. Prioleau’s novella, “The Necromancer’s Apprentice.”

Books, Camera, Ubu - this exhibition delves into Franciszka and Stefan Themersons’ diverse practice, which included painting, photography, film, theatre design, literature, concrete poetry, publishing and illustration.

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What Happened to Martha Gellhorn’s Lost Debut Novel?

What Happened to Martha Gellhorn's Lost Debut Novel?

The stunning companion to Kate Atkinson's #1 bestseller Life After Life, "one of the best novels I've read this century" (Gillian Flynn). "He had been reconciled to death during the war and then suddenly the war was over and there was a next day and a next day. Part of him never adjusted to having a future."

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The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez

The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez | Our task, then, is not so much to mourn him, but rather figure out how to best remember him. I wouldn’t presume to have an answer, but I do have a suggestion. We should read, write, love, and fight with an attitude that seeks out the marvelous in everything — with eyes that are willing to see the magic of reality.

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Celebrities Mourn Maya Angelou's Death On Twitter

Celebrities Mourn Maya Angelou’s Death On Twitter

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Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies

Admirers ask Gabriel Garcia Marquez --€” seated alongside his wife, Mercedes Barcha €-- to sign books in Santa Marta, Colombia, in 2007.