Category Archives: Celebs

Other Pseudonymous J.K. Rowling Books We’re Watching Out For

Remember: Now that we’ve launched, this blog is not updated with all of our content! Subscribe to our RSS feed for all articles, or visit us at Bookish.com for recommendations and articles every day.     The biggest book bombshell of the summer so … Continue reading

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Autism Awareness: 5 Celebrities Who Are Making a Difference

The Centers for Disease Control has released results of a new study estimating that one in every 88 children (a 23 percent increase from previous studies) has autism spectrum disorder. As April 2 marks the 23rd World Autism Awareness Day, … Continue reading

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TV Diva Drama: Tales From the Morning-Show Trenches

Drama on morning talk shows? You don’t say! Apparently there are some hurt feelings over at ABC’s “Good Morning America,” where CBS anchor (and former NBC “Today Show” host) Katie Couric has been tapped to fill in as co-anchor during … Continue reading

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Literary Adaptations that Would Be a Smash

The upcoming premiere of NBC’s “Smash” got us thinking: With all the books finding their way to the screen, it’s time to get more on the stage. Broadway musicals like “Wicked” and “The Color Purple” were based on books, as … Continue reading

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5 Reasons To Love Madonna

Sure, you know Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone has three kids, two marriages, and a boatload of films and albums under her belt. But did you know she’s also inspired authors and even penned a few books of her own? Just … Continue reading

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Must Read Adapted Novels

The 2012 Academy Award nominees were announced this morning, and the winners are: books! Eleven literary adaptations got the nod in the major categories, including two-thirds of the Best Picture nominees. You’ve got less than five weeks to read all of … Continue reading

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From the Red Carpet to Capitol Hill: Entertainers Who Became Politicos

Stephen Colbert upped the Super-PAC ante when he announced his rally today alongside ex-candidate Herman Cain in South Carolina. The event, dubbed “South Cain-olina,” is the latest salvo in Colbert’s ongoing “exploratory committee” blitz: Over the last two weeks he’s issued … Continue reading

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Diablo Cody on Being a Grown Up ‘Young Adult’

In 2007, Diablo Cody won over adults and teens alike with her Academy Award-winning screenplay for “Juno” — bringing terms like “food baby” and “honest to blog” into the mainstream lexicon. Her new film “Young Adult” — starring Charlize Theron … Continue reading

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Mindy Kaling Talks Sex in Sweet Valley (And Other Concerns)

Remember: Now that we’ve launched, this blog is not updated with all of our content! Subscribe to our RSS feed for all articles, or visit us at Bookish.com for recommendations and articles every day. Mindy Kaling may love shopping just as much as Kelly … Continue reading

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A Check-Up With Dr. Ozzy Osbourne

That’s right–the Prince of Darkness has a new book, “Trust Me: I’m Dr. Ozzy: Advice from Rock’s Ultimate Survivor,” offering medical advice (based on his popular “Rolling Stone” column on the same topic). Dr. Ozzy talked to Bookish about the … Continue reading

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