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Author Gets a Reality TV Show

British Bestselling author Philip Gardiner is going to have his own reality TV show to be aired on Sky and Freesat. The show will be called “Gardiner’s World and will see the author interviewing cutting edge researchers and authors on… more

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April 2008 Sales Fall

According to a report from the Association of American Publishers, book sales have fallen in April a slight amount (3.5%) to $272.7 million. Year to date sales are flat at $2.183 billion. I’ve decided to start keeping a spreadsheet although… more

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Great Sex Shouldn’t Last All Night

According to a survey of members of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research, good sex lasts between 3 to 13 minutes. Anything from 10-30 minutes (and I suppose longer) is “Seriously, Houston, we’ve got a problem.” I guess that’s… more