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What REALLY happened to the original Brat Pack as Andrew McCarthy debuts new Hulu documentary about...

The Daily Mail 13 Jun 2024
Some of them are pictured in The Breakfast Club ... Read More ... In 1980, at age 12, he was cast in the TV movie The Gold Bug and one year later, he played Huck Finn in Rascals and Robbers. The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn ... Lone Star ... .
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The week’s bestselling books, June 16

The Los Angeles Times 12 Jun 2024
1. The Women by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin's Press. $30) An intimate portrait of coming of age in a dangerous time and an epic tale of a nation divided. 2 ... 3 ... 5 ... 6 ... $28) An action-packed reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” 7 ... 8 ... 9 ... 10 ... …1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4.
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Mark Twain’s novel is retold in the voice of Jim | DON NOBLE

Montgomery Advertiser 11 Jun 2024
James,” his 34th book, a reimagining of “Huckleberry Finn,” is smart, challenging, and as they say before unpleasant news segments, disturbing ... Life for a slave is much like being perpetually at war, with continuous stress and also humiliation ... Pages.
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Mark Twain Neighborhood Library to be closed on Tuesday, June 11, for maintenance

Press Telegram 06 Jun 2024
A community contest led to the branch being named after Twain, the famous American author of such classics as “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” (1876) and the “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” (1884) ... 11, 2007 ... Related Articles ... .
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The week’s bestselling books, June 9

The Los Angeles Times 05 Jun 2024
1. The Women by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin's Press. $30) An intimate portrait of coming of age in a dangerous time and an epic tale of a nation divided. 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... $28) An action-packed reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” 5 ... 7 ... 8 ... 9 ... 10 ... …1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4.
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In 'Trials of a Dead Lawyer's Wife,' Savannah author seeks answers around ex's death

Savannah Morning News 04 Jun 2024
But the universe had other plans. Instead of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” or “Me Talk Pretty One Day,” Redmon discovered her authorial voice when her divorce came to a halt when her disbarred husband, Scott, died unexpectedly in 1997 ...
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FLASHBACK 2000: While the labels come easily, defining Salt Lake City is more complex

Salt Lake City Weekly 03 Jun 2024
click to enlarge ... Title. What is a Salt Laker?. Author ... But at the end of his visit, already on his way to Nevada, the same man who nailed the emerging American psyche in Huckleberry Finn couldn't put a firm finger on what Salt Lake City was all about ... J.
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Happening: Garden & Gun brings Percival Everett to Charleston

The Post and Courier 02 Jun 2024
Percival Everett, author of "James," will come to Charleston for a discussion about his new novel, an alternative take on "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." ... .
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The Best Books of 2024 So Far

Time 01 Jun 2024
Here, the best books of the year so far.  ... —Cady Lang ... In James, Percival Everett finds new insight in retelling Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn from a different point of view—that of Jim, who is enslaved by one of Huck’s guardians ... .
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Book Club: Let’s Talk About ‘James,’ by Percival Everett

New York Times 31 May 2024
Everett’s latest novel revisits “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from the perspective of Huck’s fellow runaway ... .
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Williamson School Board member balks at ‘age appropriate’ book law

Chatanooga Times Free Press 30 May 2024
Gov ... Susan Lynn of Mt ... (READ MORE ... Defining "inappropriate" books and materials is difficult, he said, and while a third grader might not be mature enough to read "Roots" or "Huckleberry Finn," a high school student should be able to handle it ... Juliet.
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The week’s bestselling books, June 2

The Los Angeles Times 29 May 2024
1. James by Percival Everett (Doubleday. $28) An action-packed reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” 2. Funny Story by Emily Henry (Berkley. $29) Two opposites with the wrong thing in common connect. 3 ... 4 ... The Women by Kristin Hannah (St ... 6 ... 7.
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Disney songwriter Richard Sherman dies at 95

Lima Ohio 28 May 2024
He was 95 ... It was magical.” ... After leaving the studio in 1968, the Sherman brothers wrote songs for films such as “Charlotte’s Web” and collaborated on screenplays for films such as “Tom Sawyer,” “Huckleberry Finn,” “The Slipper and the Rose ... 8 ... … ... .
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Leaping Labrador: Huckleberry, a Lakeland retriever, is headed to world championships

The Ledger 27 May 2024
“He’s like Lassie,” Akin said over Huckleberry’s energetic yawps ... The dog’s officially registered American Kennel Club name is Mark Twain Scoundrel, in a nod to the author who created the rascally character of Huckleberry Finn.
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