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At the Libraries: The Wire’s Victorian-Literature Leanings

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a comment! So, The Wire. Yes, we all love it, but anyone else notice its Victorian-literature leanings before? The drawings (okay, not Victorian) are the best part! [...]

Top 10 highest-paid authors

world’s top ten ranking highest-paid authors based on their earnings from books, film rights, television, gaming deals and other income from June 1, 2009, through June 1, 2010.James Patterson tops the list with 70 million U.S. dollars, while the “Twilight Saga” author Stephenie Meyer follows at the second place with 40 million dollars in earning.10. [...]