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Paul Sussman, who has died aged 45, was the author and archaeologist behind a series of bestselling thrillers acclaimed as “the intelligent reader’s answer to The Da Vinci Code”. For two months a year, Sussman worked extensively as a field archaeologist, particularly in Egypt. He started there after being invited, in 1998, to join a [...]
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The Essential Nadine Gordimer: Read Excerpts From Her Acclaimed Work

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (7 months ago)

South African author Nadine Gordimer died Sunday at the age of 90, leaving behind a legacy of high honors and celebrated works. Read excerpts from some of Gordimer's most notable novels. Read Post

Laura Ingalls Wilder Autobiography ‘Pioneer Girl’ Tops Amazon Bestsellers

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (yesterday)

The annotated autobiography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, a scholarly work put out by the South Dakota Historical Society Press, is the No. 1 bestseller on Amazon. That's right. Ahead of "American Sniper" and the hit thriller "The Girl o... Read Post

‘Da Vinci Code’ Author Dan Brown Reveals Title to New Novel ‘Inferno’

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (2 years ago)

Dan Brown, the bestselling author behind such books as "The Da Vinci Code" and "The Lost Symbol," revealed the title of his new novel "Inferno." Read Post


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