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  • Frightening mother-in-law? Not a chance

    Frightening mother-in-law? Not a chance
    This was frightening to the max, kind of like Stephen King on steroids. On my first date with a particular woman — that is frightening enough by itself — I met her mother. Sort of. What I saw was a woman standing by a balcony in her West...
  • Book report: Literary-ish things you might have missed this week, June 6-June 12

    Book report: Literary-ish things you might have missed this week, June 6-June 12
    • Stephen King's "The Stand" possibly headed to┬ábig and small screen The feature film adaptation of "The Stand" has been in production for a while, but now The Wrap is reporting┬áthat Warner Bros. and CBS Films are in talks with Showtime to...
  • The one big reason New York's prison break is nothing like 'Shawshank Redemption'

    The daring escape of two murderers from a maximum-security prison in New York is drawing comparisons to "The Shawshank Redemption," the 1994 drama starring Tim Robbins as an inmate who spends years plotting a jailbreak and finally pulls it off. As media...
  • Dick Meyer: Enhance your summer reading by listening to some good books

    WASHINGTON Being read to is one of the great joys of childhood. And reading to a child is one of the treats of being a parent. Over the past few years, I've discovered a way to recapture this cozy delight: audio books. Audio books are oases for grownups....
  • The Latest on prison escape: Civilian worker questioned

    4:20 p.m. (EDT) New York authorities say they have been questioning a civilian employee at the prison where two inmates escaped over the weekend, but aren't revealing any of the information she has provided. State Police Superintendent Joseph D'Amico...
  • The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

    iBook charts for week ending June 8, 2015: Top Paid Books 1. Grey by E L James - 9781101946350 - (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 2. The Girl on the Train: A Novel (Unabridged) by Paula Hawkins (Penguin Audio) 3. Paper Towns by John Green -...
  • How real-life prison escape compares with 'Shawshank'

    The real-life escape of two inmates from an upstate New York prison over the weekend has drawn comparisons to the fictional 1994 movie "Shawshank Redemption." That story, based on a novella by author Stephen King and starring Tim Robbins and Morgan...
  • Answers sought in NY 'Shawshank Redemption'-style escape

    Two murderers who escaped from a prison by cutting through steel walls and pipes remain on the loose as authorities investigate how the inmates obtained the power tools used in the "Shawshank Redemption"-style breakout. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the escape...
  • Governor: 2 inmates must have taken days to pull off escape

    Two murderers who used power tools to escape from prison must have taken days to cut through steel walls and pipes and break through the bricks, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday as a $100,000 reward was posted for information leading to their capture....
  • E-books languish in digital library, collecting guilt

    E-books languish in digital library, collecting guilt
    A thousand days is a lot of life. In that time, the Earth will orbit the sun almost three times. A baby can learn to walk and talk. Wars can start and end. And so I am astonished that it has taken me one thousand days, give or take a few, to finish...
  • Author James Patterson Says Confidence Fuels His Ability To Write So Many Stories

    Author James Patterson Says Confidence Fuels His Ability To Write So Many Stories
    James Patterson is considered the world's best-selling author since 2001 and has more than 300 million copies of his books in print. The New York Times Magazine has hailed him as having "transformed book publishing," and Time magazine has called him as...