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Gene Hackman's 'suspenseful story' hits the beaches
Gene Hackman made a cameo appearance at BookExpo America 2004 to autograph his new book, Justice for None (St. Martin's Press; June, 2004), along with his co-author Daniel Lenihan. Hackman's 'suspenseful story' (Booklist),which arrived on bookseller's shelves in time for summer beach reading, takes place far from Hollywood in a small town in Illinois. It's 1929, on the eve of the Great Depression...

Book and Author Headlines

Sue Monk Kidd, Azar Nafisi, Dan Brown take home BookSense Awards for best books in 2003: Jane Pauley hosts awards ceremony

Bill Clinton delivers BookExpo Keynote Address: Bill Clinton launches new campaign; former President seeks top spot on bestseller lists

Linda Coverdale Wins Share of International Impac Dublin Literary Award: 'Sir Linda' wins share of the world's richest literary prize for her translation of 'This Blinding Absence of Light' by Tahar Ben Jelloun

Heavyweight political pundits weigh in on Ronald Reagan's legacy: Ron Suskind, Linda Chavez, Maureen Dowd, Donna Brazile and P.J. O'Rourke share memories, anecdotes, and political insights

Bill Clinton to join 500 authors and 27,000 book professionals at BookExpo America 2004: Former U.S. President to deliver keynote address at publishing industry's annual convention and introduce his new book, My Life

William Langewiesche says Baghdad is dangerous, but 'not scary': Veteran reporter for the Atlantic Monthly offers rich portrait of an occupied city

Ann Patchett's Bel Canto voted one of top ten in fiction of last five years: BookSense celebrates 5th Birthday by picking Anne Patchett's novel as one of the best since organization's inception; Patchett's new book is true story

Sherman Alexie tells it like it is: Award-winning novelist, poet, screenwriter, recording artist, and stand-up comic Alexie Sherman launches new collection of short stories at BookExpo America

AirAmerica Takes Off with Al Franken Onboard: AirAmerica takes off with Al Franken onboard; book still flying high on bestseller lists

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