Christine Whyde

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Collection of Sylvia Plath's possessions to be sold at auction

Proof of The Bell Jar among items shedding light on poet’s life and marriage to Ted Hughes<p>The story of the last months of the life of Sylvia Plath is tracked on the flyleaves of the proof and author’s copies of her only novel, The Bell Jar. The books are inscribed in her firm, clear handwriting …

Led Zeppelin Adds to 300 Million Sales With Live Album, 50th-Anniversary Surprises

Led Zeppelin has announced a remastered live album and an official book as the first of “all manner of surprises” coming for its 50th-anniversary year.<p>The British rock band is one of the bestselling acts of all time, with its sales put as many as 300 million “record units.” (That number is …

Writing Is Like Learning An Instrument

You have to resign yourself to the fact that you waste a lot of trees before you write anything you really like, and that’s just the way it is. It’s …

Neuroscientist Proves What You Already Knew: Your Dog Really Does Love You

Dog owners, for years, have sworn that the allegiance and devotion of their pets was driven by love. Now they’ve got science to back it up.<p>An Emory …

Moscow Music Peace Festival: How Glam Metal Helped End the Cold War

In the Communist Seventies and Eighties, popular music was repressed in the Soviet Union, and the hunger for it – particularly Western rock & roll – …

THE US College Rankings 2018: Harvard comes top

Harvard University has topped a ranking of US universities and colleges that is fuelled by data from <i>Times Higher Education</i>.<p>The Ivy League university …

Those who eat well, eat Italian.

most recent posts<p>I have had a neat little meatball grill basket for the past two years and never used it. Our outdoor grill here in the new house is …

A primer on pet vaccinations, which ones are musts and which are maybes

Vaccinations. All pets need them – but what do they actually do? Where do you go to get them? And what do they cost?<p>Vaccinations for your pet are …

Box Office: ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Dominates With $40 Million

Spy comedy “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” is heading for a solid $40 million opening weekend at 4,003 North American sites, estimates showed …

Adidas Skateboarding Reimagined ’80s Squash Shoes for Skate Performance

A classic indoor shoe takes a step outside with the Adidas Skateboarding family. The sportswear brand released its newest skate shoe on Saturday, the …

Black Sabbath Document Final Concert With ‘The End of the End’ Film

Black Sabbath chronicle their triumphant final concert in the upcoming documentary <i>The End of the End</i>. The film will screen at over 1,500 cinemas …