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  • TCA Press Tour: Filming apocalyptic drama 'Survivors' was 'depressing' for actors

     
    While apocalyptic blockbusters like "2012" are only too happy to dispense with most of mankind in explosive fashion, BBC America's "Survivors" serves as a more intimate take. The series picks up just as a deadly virus has wiped out 99%......
  • America's 40 worst books. 'Gatsby'? Really?

     
    The American Book Review has taken stock of literature and come up with its Top 40 Bad Books. The list targets some big, popular favorites -- F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic "The Great Gatsby," Richard Yates' "Revolutionary Road," the James Bond......
  • Jacket Copy

    Shiver me timbers R.L. Stine, author of the beloved "Goosebumps" series of creepy, crawly stories, is heading to "HorrorLand." The ghoulish theme park will be the springboard for 12 new tales, with Scholastic Books planning to release the first two...
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  • The Road

    The Road
    If you have had a bad day, your girlfriend dumped you, you have troubles at work or might be feeling down because someone swiped the last piece of cake you had been dreaming about all day long, The Road is the movie that will drive you over the edge, so...
  • The surprise on Oprah's best-books list

     
    The 10th anniversary edition of O, the Oprah Magazine includes a list of 10 books that rocked Oprah's decade. Eight of them are, as you might expect, selections from Oprah Winfrey's book club, including Toni Morrison's "The Bluest Eye" in......
  • Summer reading: Benjamin Percy on Stephen King

     
    As summertime gets underway, we've created the L.A. Times list of 60 books for 92 days. All of these are new titles, being released in time for summer 2010. At Jacket Copy, we're asking writers and other bookish types about......
  • Joyce Carol Oates' widowhood with literature

     
    For those who are attempting, however fruitlessly, to read everything written by the prolific Joyce Carol Oates, there's another paperback to add to the to-be-read pile. "In Rough Country," released at the end of June, has 29 essays and book......
  • 'The Road'

    It's a miracle "The Road" works at all, given the harsh, murmuring severity of its source, the 2006 Cormac McCarthy novel full of minimally punctuated dialogue, taking place in a world ravaged by an event -- human-made? climatological? -- unspecified by...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers
    Fiction 1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 2. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 3. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14) 4. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 5. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14) 6. World...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Dec. 14, 2008

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Dec. 14, 2008
    Fiction 1. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 2. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 3. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14) 4. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14) 5. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 6. The Appeal...