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Ransom Center acquires Kazuo Ishiguro archive

10:25 am Aug. 24, 2015

The Harry Ransom Center has acquired the archive of British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro, whose best known novel “The Remains of the Day” (1989) won the Booker Prize and was adapted into a Oscar-nominated 1993 movie

In stores the week of Nov. 11

12:30 pm Nov. 11, 2014

Here are a handful of books hitting stores this week. We have not read them except where indicated. We are just letting you know what’s out there.

“Revival” by Stephen King (Scribner). The man can put