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6 Dr. Seuss books won’t be published for racist images

UPDATED: Tue., March 2, 2021

Six Dr. Seuss books – including “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” and “If I Ran the Zoo” – will stop being published because of racist and insensitive imagery, the business that preserves the author's legacy said Tuesday.
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Ta-Nehisi Coates to write new ‘Superman’ film

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 28, 2021

Ta-Nehisi Coates, the acclaimed essayist and novelist who expanded the world of Wakanda for Marvel comics, will write the script for a new “Superman” film from Warner Bros. The studio announced Friday that Coates will pen the screenplay.
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‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’: A collection of old German folk stories

Two hundred and nine years ago, brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm – both highly educated experts in German literature – published a collection of old German folk tales they called “Kinder-und Hausmärchen”: “Children’s and Household Tales.” We know these today as “Grimms’ Fairy Tales.”
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Hillary Clinton and Louise Penny are co-writing mystery novel

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 23, 2021

One of the world's better known fans of mystery novels, Hillary Rodham Clinton, is now writing one. Clinton is teaming up with her friend, novelist Louise Penny, on “State of Terror,” which has a plot that might occur to someone of Clinton's background.
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Cindy McCain memoir about late husband coming in April

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 23, 2021

Cindy McCain, widow of Sen. John McCain, will have a memoir out this spring. Forum, a Penguin Random House imprint, announced Tuesday that “Stronger: Courage, Hope and Humor in My Life With John McCain” will be released April 27.