12 Real Books Written By Fictional Characters

From "Mad Men" to "Parks and Recreation," several series are releasing books "written" by the stars

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    Two recent books take up the ... The opening prose sections are written in a ... Tom, was a real historical figure, though Allen’s fictional ...
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  • The real Grizzly Man: No one knows brown bears like Vietnam vet, ... - Salon
    Peacock into a fictional character ... determined by Abbey’s books and ... he hadn’t when his real father died. With Abbey gone, he has ...
    08/2/2015 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • In 'Goodbye Stranger,' it's hello 7th grade - Houston Chronicle
    Beautifully written and perfectly paced, "Goodbye ... grade who may well be surprised by the flood of real-life memories her fictional world ...
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  • New translation of the world's oldest novel - Japan Times
    ... fictional world are as recognizable and relevant now as they were when the tale was written ... and values in the text has real resonance with ...
    08/1/2015 - 2:01 pm | View Link
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    ... her startling debut, some books she ... a whole cloth fictional fabrication ... She was a real writer in the flesh ... Swofford and that he ...
    08/1/2015 - 6:58 am | View Link
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  • On the road: mapping the great road trips of American literature
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    07/31/2015 - 10:25 pm | View Link
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    07/31/2015 - 5:57 am | View Link
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  • Vampire Fiction for Young Adults
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