Books

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

TV News & Reviews

Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne

MidAmeriCon II, a world science fiction and fantasy convention, brought authors, astronauts, costume creators, artists, role-playing gamers and more to the Kansas City Convention Center for five days. Fans got to meet George R.R. Martin, Hugo Award-winning author and creator of "Game of Thrones" Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.

Books

This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 14, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

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Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne

MidAmeriCon II, a world science fiction and fantasy convention, brought authors, astronauts, costume creators, artists, role-playing gamers and more to the Kansas City Convention Center for five days. Fans got to meet George R.R. Martin, Hugo Award-winning author and creator of "Game of Thrones" Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.
Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne 1:21

Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne

Unique wins Ulit poetry slam-off 2:40

Unique wins Ulit poetry slam-off

KC author Whitney Terrell on his new novel, 'The Good Lieutenant' 3:08

KC author Whitney Terrell on his new novel, 'The Good Lieutenant'

Children's book features Kansas City 1:04

Children's book features Kansas City