In what could be one of the most awaited auctions in a long time, a 1962 AC Aceca, once owned by James Bond creator Ian Fleming, is expected to fetch 130,000 pounds at an auction. The car, one of the only six on the planet, is being sold by Bonhams at its Goodwood Revival sale [...] Continue reading 007 writer’s rare sports car on sale for £130k
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The book that helped make unstable reality personality Danielle Staub one of the most hated women in the Garden State may be getting the television treatment. (Goody! Grabbing popcorn and awaiting the drama….)Backstory: During the first season of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New Jersey, series stars Dina, Caroline, Jacqueline, and Teresa learned of an out-of-print [...] Continue reading Writers Shopping TV Series Based On Book That Exposed Danielle Staub ["Cop Without A Badge"]
There is a huge market in India for new writers in fiction like Chetan Bhagat who appeal to urban readers, says the head of a publishing firm born only three months ago.
“There is a huge market out there for these books, whether the literary elites like it or not,” says Divya Dubey, founder of Gyaana [...] Continue reading India thirsts for more new writers, says publisher
Rana Dasgupta, the British-Indian author of 38 years has won £10,000 as best book prize for his solo novel “bold” at The Commonwealth Writers’ Prize. It is a yearly event that identifies literature from the former British colonies. The author took birth in Kent but now resides in New Delhi.
The finalists from the various [...] Continue reading Rana Dasgupta Honored With Best Book Award at the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize