Children express their bright ideas in books

...an artist when I grow up," she said. Sarah was one of 58 Episcopal Day School first-graders who read their autobiographies, class journals and writing portfolios to their families and friends Friday. Sarah's father, Eric Smith, listened...

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UNC makes historical gems available online

...the past for historians of the future. The university has established a Web site that includes 80 narratives, autobiographies and memoirs penned by Southerners up to 1920 that until now were hidden in UNC's large, sometimes inaccessible...

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Turn to these books to learn more about James Brown

...Jr. in 1968 by his calming words and having his Boston concert televised.? James Brown, The Godfather of Soul, An Autobiography, by James Brown, 1986, Macmillan Publishing Co.; 1990, reprint, Thunder's Mouth Press.A review on amazon.com...

Bud Selig hints that Pete Rose could have role in All-Star Game in Cincinnati

...advisement. My standard line," Selig said. "I'm the judge and that's where it will stay. Nothing new in that statement, I understand."Now 73, Rose admitted in a 2004 autobiography that his previous gambling denials were false.

'96 Olympics bomber fights to keep profits from autobiography

...Atlanta Olympics bomber Eric Rudolph is fighting efforts by federal prosecutors in Alabama to seize the small profits from an autobiography he recently published from prison with the help of a brother.Rudolph, serving a life sentence for bombings that killed...

Library lecture to cover writing, publishing an autobiography

...interesting enough for an autobiography. That's one reason why...You! An Entertaining Autobiography in Three Easy Steps...infamous" to deserve an autobiography, Coursen said by phone...Coursen read more than 200 autobiographies to find what makes a good...

Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

In 1969, the book Present at the Creation was published. It is the autobiography of a man who played key roles in Washington, D.C., in the immediate aftermath of World War II. He helped create the America...

Poetic justice

...wrote. She never got a formal college education, but she didn't need that to warrant some 30 honorary degrees.Her autobiography was titled, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, but in truth she came to reject the existence of the cage. Her indefatigable...

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

...Why the Caged Bird Sings, which became standard (and occasionally censored) reading, and was the first of a multipart autobiography that continued through the decades. In 1993, she was a sensation reading her cautiously hopeful On the Pulse of the Morning...

Music By Turner: Gregg Allman autobiography is a great read

...most of the year, will play hits from his solo days in addition to several longtime faves from the Brothers.His recent autobiography, the superb My Cross to Bear, is one of the most enjoyable music tomes of the year and is highly recommended to all ABB...