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Discovery of the 'First Folio' is announced

Mr. William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies is the 1623 published collection of William Shakespeare's plays. Modern scholars commonly refer to it as the First Folio. The First Folio is considered one of the most influential books ever published in the English language.

Sugg's 'Girl Online' is published

Girl Online is the debut novel by English author and internet celebrity Zoe Sugg, with assistance from novelist Siobhan Curham. The romance and drama novel, released through Penguin Books, is aimed at a young adult audience and focuses on a fifteen-year-old anonymous blogger and what happens when her blog goes viral.

'The Mousetrap' opens at the Ambassadors' Theatre in London

The Mousetrap is a murder mystery play by Agatha Christie. The longest running West End show, it has by far the longest initial run of any play in history. The play is known for its twist ending, which the audience are traditionally asked not to reveal after leaving the theatre.

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