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    James Patterson to Donate $1M to Independent Bookstores

    Producer and author James Patterson poses at the premiere of "Alex Cross" at the ArcLight Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles, California October 15, 2012. The movie opens in the U.S. on October 19.  REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR396R5

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    Bestselling author James Patterson announced on CBS This Morning that he will donate $1 million to independent bookstores over the next 12 months. Patterson, who was promoting his latest children’s book Treasure Hunters, plans to donate money to any “viable” independent bookseller; his only stipulation being that they have a children’s section.

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