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Read “Whacked,” by Jules Asner
The wife of director Steven Soderbergh (Ocean’s Thirteen) and former E! News Live host writes what she knows: a tale about Hollywood. Her debut novel, just out in paperback, stars Dani Hale, a writer on CSI-esque TV drama Flesh and Bone, who’s―fittingly―obsessed with murder and crime. When she finds out her boyfriend is cheating on her, Dani unravels. Too bad her boyfriend wasn’t smart enough to change his e-mail password.
To buy: $15, amazon.com.
Listen to the “(500) Days of Summer” Sound Track
The romantic comedy starring Zoey Deschanel (Yes, Man) doesn’t hit theaters until next week, but no matter: On July 14, you can pick up the movie’s stellar sound track, featuring songs by acts new (Feist, Regina Spektor) and old (Hall & Oates, the Smiths). Bonus: There’s a track by French First Lady Carla Bruni.
To buy: $14, amazon.com.
Tune in to “Entourage” on HBO
Read “The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder”
In her latest novel, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood author Rebecca Wells introduces Calla Lilly Ponder, a small-town girl from La Luna, Louisiana, with a southern drawl that drips from the pages. After her high-school beau ditches her for an out-of-state school, she heads downriver to New Orleans to start a fresh life. As she wilts from heartache and loss, Calla finds strength with the help of her circle of friends.
To buy: $26, amazon.com.
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Listen to ‘Civilized,’ by Stellastarr*
To buy: $10, iTunes.
Throw a Party With Nintendo Wii’s “Birthday Party Bash Kit”
To buy: $40, bestbuy.com.
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