Former VP Mike Pence Signs Deal with Simon & Schuester

Former VP Mike Pence Signs Deal with Simon & Schuester

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Former Vice President Mike Pence has signed a seven-figure two-book deal with Simon & Schuester Publishing, making him the first former Trump cabinet member to do so. According to CNN, the deal is said to be worth about three to four million dollars.      Plenty of former Trump administration members, such as Kellyanne Conway, have been planning on publishing books, with a very high bar to clear. The publishing industry has been wrestling with the idea of publishing former Trump Administration members. There are concerns over a potential backlash from the public due to the controversial nature of the …

Famous Authors and Their Pets

Famous Authors and Their Pets

There’s nothing cozier than curling up with a good book and your furry companion. People have always had a special relationship with their pets; they offer us friendship and unconditional love, after all. Both classic and modern authors have had beloved pets that inspired their works and provided them with companionship. Here are a few.   1. STEPHEN KING’S CORGI MOLLY, THE THING OF EVIL Renowned horror writer Stephen King loves his Pembroke Welsh corgi, Molly, who he refers to as “The Thing of Evil.” On Twitter, he likes to chronicle all the devious things she likes to do, such …

The Lasting Impact of ‘Where The Wild Things Are’

The Lasting Impact of ‘Where The Wild Things Are’

On this day in 1963, the classic children’s story Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak was published, and it’s still beloved by children and adults everywhere. So, what has made this wild tale so cherished over the years?     Where The Wild Things Are tells the story of Max, an imaginative young boy dressed in a wolf suit who has been sent to bed without supper after misbehaving all day. When he falls asleep, his room transforms into a whimsical land of wild things. The wild things try to frighten and intimidate Max, but when they see …