Books In The News

A story of the exchange student who spent four years in an Italian jail for the murder of her roommate.
Books In The News
Dick Cheney. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
Barbara Danza
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Bob Saget Book to Drop in 2014

Comedian and television personality Bob Saget will pen “never-before-heard stories” depicting his experience on the hit show “Full House” and “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” USA Today reports. The comedian said on Twitter, “I’m excited to be writing my first book for It Books, from HarperCollins Publishers.”

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Amanda Knox Shares Details About Upcoming Memoir

The exchange student who spent four years in an Italian jail for the murder of her roommate, a charge she was acquitted of in 2011, is penning her account of the ordeal. HarperCollins announced this week that the book will be called, “Waiting to Be Heard,” and will hit shelves on April 30, according to the Huffington Post.

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Dick Cheney Writing About Heart Disease

Former Vice President Dick Cheney, who has undergone a number of medical procedures on his heart, is collaborating with his cardiologist, Dr. Jonathan Reiner and his daughter Liz Cheney, on a book that discusses modern developments in treating heart conditions. Cheney told NBC News, “It explains and talks about all the developments in cardiology by going through my own case. I’m alive today because of the tremendous advances that have been made.” The thus far untitled book is due to be released next fall by Simon & Schuster imprint Scribner.

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Barbara Danza is a contributing editor covering family and lifestyle topics. Her articles focus on homeschooling, family travel, entrepreneurship, and personal development. She contributes children’s book reviews to the weekly booklist and is the editor of “Just For Kids,” the newspaper’s print-only page for children. Her website is
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