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PARIS (AFP) - A previously unknown letter between two of France's most famous writers, Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre, has been discovered after having been kept in a frame above an autograph collector's fireplace since the 1970s.
LONDON (AFP) - Francois Hollande's former partner Valerie Trierweiler on Tuesday ended her visit to London with a signing session for her tell-all book, which lays bare her turbulent relationship with the French president.
LONDON (AFP) - "Merci pour ce moment", the bestselling book by Francois Hollande's former girlfriend Valerie Trierweiler about her stormy relationship with the French president will be released in English next week, her editors said.
London (Reuters) - Two politically charged novels are among four that have made the shortlist for best novel in this year's Costa Book Awards, the organisers announced on Tuesday, adding that a record 182 novels had been considered for the award.
Birmingham, Alabama (Reuters) - Alice Lee, a lawyer who for decades represented her sister, To Kill A Mockingbird author Harper lee, has died in Alabama at age 103, a funeral home said on Tuesday.
It is a sequel almost 20 years in the making. Ming Cher, whose 1995 debut novel Spider Boys was picked up by Penguin (New Zealand) and United States publisher William Morrow, has completed the manuscript for its follow- up, Big Mole.
DALLAS (REUTERS) - The fiancee of the Liberian man who died of Ebola in Dallas last month has landed a book deal to write her memoir for a publishing company affiliated with movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, the company said on Thursday.
London (Agence France-Presse) - A new book was launched in London on Wednesday claiming to have fresh evidence that Jesus married and had children with Mary Magdalene, but it drew derision from some quarters.

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