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PHOTO Amber Portwood book cover for Never Too Late released
PHOTO Amber Portwood book cover for Never Too Late released

Earlier this month it was announced that former Teen Mom star Amber Portwood is releasing a book about overcoming her struggles with drug addiction as well as numerous other demons — some of which viewers learned about on the show, others of which she had not previously talked about publicly. Fans later learned that the book would be titled Never Too Late and Amber’s publisher, Post Hill Press, has just unveiled the book cover!


Amber Portwood book ‘Never Too Late’ details and excerpts
Amber Portwood book ‘Never Too Late’ details and excerpts

Earlier this month former Teen Mom star Amber Portwood announced she would be releasing a tell-all book titled Never Too Late, which she described at the time as “a brutally honest account of how bad my life got.” Today NBTV Studios and publisher Post Hill Press issued a press release with more information about the book, including a release date and the first excerpts!


The Gone Girl movie has a completely different ending than the book
The Gone Girl movie has a completely different ending than the book

One problem when one of your favorite books get adapted into a movie is that you already know how it’s going to end. Another problem is that 99% of the time, the book was better, but it’s always hard to cram the complexities of a novel into a 2-hour acted-out narrative. David Fincher and Gillian Flynn have circumvented the first problem by changing the ending of Gone Girl for the big screen. How much did they change?


Is HBO’s The Leftovers about The Rapture?
Is HBO’s The Leftovers about The Rapture?

Tonight HBO debuts a new series, The Leftovers, based on the Tom Perrotta novel of the same name. The basic idea is that some people have vanished off the face of the earth, but others are still here, much like the premise of the “end of days” Christian book series Left Behind. Is The Leftovers about this idea, often referred to as The Rapture, or is something else going on?


VIDEO Hunger Games Mockingjay trailer: President Snow’s Panem address, plus all 7 district character posters
VIDEO Hunger Games Mockingjay trailer: President Snow’s Panem address, plus all 7 district character posters

We have the first preview teaser trailer for the much-anticipated blockbuster sequel, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, and it comes in the form of a rather chilling Panem address from President Coriolanus Snow himself. But, Snow is not alone… PLUS, see all seven of the district character posters released earlier this week as well as an exclusive image of President Snow wearing a “Coat of Many Districts!”


Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World details high-school abortion, pursuit of a wealthy husband
Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World details high-school abortion, pursuit of a wealthy husband

In the newly republished tell-all Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World, author Robert Hoffman claims the eventual mother-of-eight got an abortion in high school. He also said she only pursing a nursing degree so she could meet wealthy doctors.


PHOTOS Kailyn Lowry modeling paper wedding dress by Kate Robertson
PHOTOS Kailyn Lowry modeling paper wedding dress by Kate Robertson

Brand new, previously unpublished photos of Teen Mom 2 star Kaily Lowry-Marroquin wearing a wedding dress made of paper! Plus, photographer Kate Robertson explains what all went into making the Project Runwayesque creation, including “a week’s worth of work, five bottles of Elmer’s Glue, six glue sticks, seven rolls of packing tape, two rolls of duct tape, four books, and more paper cuts than most get in a lifetime.”


PHOTO The first official photo of Christian Grey is real, and it’s spectacular
PHOTO The first official photo of Christian Grey is real, and it’s spectacular

The long wait for the first photo is over. Ongoing are the waits for the teaser trailer, the actual trailers, and the film itself. But, hey, at least this is (a pretty good) something.


George R. R. Martin loves wolves so much he’s auctioning off amazing prizes to raise money for them
George R. R. Martin loves wolves so much he’s auctioning off amazing prizes to raise money for them

It wasn’t by chance that George R. R. Martin made wolves into mystical, wise beings with special spiritual powers in his Game of Thrones books; he has a genuine soft spot for the animals. He loves them so much that he set up a wildly popular fundraiser to help out the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and the Food Depot in Santa Fe, New Mexico, which is near where he and his wife Parris live. The grand prizes, which have already been snapped up, was the opportunity to get killed off in upcoming Game of Thrones book, but there is so much more available.


Is Kylie and Kendall Jenner’s young adult novel as terrible for humanity as you’d expect?
Is Kylie and Kendall Jenner’s young adult novel as terrible for humanity as you’d expect?

And, if so, is that even the right question to be asking about a book clearly written by someone not named Kylie or Kendall Jenner?


 

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