Great news! They’re stealing our books!

Great news! They’re stealing our books!
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The Frankfurt Book Fair has an indicator to help publishers gauge public interest in the new offerings presented at the annual exhibition — the unofficial “most stolen book” index.[Lees verder]

Keeping their wits about them
LONDON (Reuters) – Playwright Oscar Wilde, who even managed to mutter on his death bed “Either those curtains go or I do,” was named in a poll Monday as Britain’s greatest wit.[Lees verder]

This must be the local – and that’s great!
MILAN (Reuters) – Venice residents, fed up with elbowing tourists for a place on the city’s water buses, will have their own residents-only service on the Grand Canal.[Lees verder]

“Big Brother” restaurant opens to study diners
WAGENINGEN, Netherlands (Reuters) – Does service with a scowl put you off at lunch? Will you eat more greens if you are surrounded by plants? Does romantic, pink lighting encourage you to linger over your fruit salad?[Lees verder]

Woman fights off shark attack
SYDNEY (Reuters) – An Australian woman fought off a Great White Shark Monday after it knocked her into the water from her surf ski at a popular tourist beach.[Lees verder]

Great news! They’re stealing our books!
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The Frankfurt Book Fair has an indicator to help publishers gauge public interest in the new offerings presented at the annual exhibition — the unofficial “most stolen book” index.[Lees verder]

Keeping their wits about them
LONDON (Reuters) – Playwright Oscar Wilde, who even managed to mutter on his death bed “Either those curtains go or I do,” was named in a poll Monday as Britain’s greatest wit.[Lees verder]

This must be the local – and that’s great!
MILAN (Reuters) – Venice residents, fed up with elbowing tourists for a place on the city’s water buses, will have their own residents-only service on the Grand Canal.[Lees verder]

“Big Brother” restaurant opens to study diners
WAGENINGEN, Netherlands (Reuters) – Does service with a scowl put you off at lunch? Will you eat more greens if you are surrounded by plants? Does romantic, pink lighting encourage you to linger over your fruit salad?[Lees verder]

Woman fights off shark attack
SYDNEY (Reuters) – An Australian woman fought off a Great White Shark Monday after it knocked her into the water from her surf ski at a popular tourist beach.[Lees verder]