PBS documentary 'Guilty Pleasures' looks at the romance novel – one of the most popular literary genres on the planet.
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Jean Craighead George, author of 'My Side of the Mountain' and 'Julie of the Wolves,' was often praised for her detailed descriptions of wildlife.
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Linguist David Crystal, author of "The Story of English in 100 Words," analyzes vocabulary from "shellacking" to "Twittersphere."
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