Fahrenheit 451

British author George Orwell (AP Photo)

Surveillance reports spark sales of ‘1984’

NEW YORK (AP) — The country’s book-buyers are reading up on being watched. Sales for dystopian classics such as George Orwell’s “1984” and Aldous Huxley’s “Brave New World” have been strong since news broke last […]

06/12/2013

Ray Bradbury 1920-2012

LA names intersection after Ray Bradbury

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A downtown Los Angeles intersection has been designated Ray Bradbury Square in honor of the late author. A sign bearing the name of the “The Martian Chronicles” author was unveiled at 5th and Flower streets on Thursday.

12/07/2012

City Council names intersection for Ray Bradbury

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The City Council voted today to name the intersection of Fifth and Flower streets in downtown Los Angeles Ray Bradbury Square to honor the author of “Fahrenheit 451″ and “The Martian […]

09/18/2012

Ray Bradbury, author of 'Fahrenheit 451,' dies

(AP) – Illinois native Ray Bradbury has died at 91 after a lengthy career of writing everything from science-fiction to mystery to humor. Bradbury’s daughter today confirmed that he died last night, but she didn’t […]

06/06/2012

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