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Tumblr & Twitter Celebrity Kelly Oxford Lands Book Deal

Blogger Kelly Oxford has inked a book deal with two different HarperCollins imprints, It Books and HarperCollinsCanada. Oxford (pictured) writes a popular blog and has over 100,000 Twitter followers.

It Books editorial director Cal Morgan and HarperCollinsCanada nonfiction editor Kate Cassaday acquired the book for their respective imprints.  William Morris Endeavor agent Erin Malone negotiated the deal in a two auctions. Last month Oxford also sold a sitcom about her life to CBS Studios entitled The Mother of All Something. The book and television show will explore her life as a wife and mom.

Here’s more from the release: “Oxford is a wife and mother of three who lives in Calgary. A blogger since the 1990s, she has a wide and growing following on Twitter … In March 2010, she performed alongside Ben Stiller, Ashton Kutcher, Will Ferrell, and other celebrities in A Night of 140 Tweets, a fundraising event for Haitian earthquake relief in LA, which brought together the biggest names on Twitter. Her Tumblr has received more than 2 million hits in the last nine months alone.

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Demi Moore Shopping a Book Proposal

200px-GhostA.jpgPerhaps inspired by the support of her 2.7 million Twitter followers, Demi Moore is shopping a book proposal.

Here’s more from USA Today: “Moore’s agent, Luke Janklow, confirmed Monday that the actress is working on a memoir and is meeting with publishers in New York … Moore has three daughters with former husband Bruce Willis. She married Ashton Kutcher in 2005.”

To help you speculate about the contents of Moore’s proposal, here are some excerpts from her Twitter page, Mrs. Kutcher.

“thr R 3 major things that R hard 4 ppl 2 share $$, time & emotions. 2day master them all; share yr $$ share yr time & share yr heart -Sharbi”

“2day is a day of appreciation. Treat ppl arnd U special 2day. Don’t just think abt how U appreciate them but show them how U appreciate”

“All pregnant women are beautiful! RT Claudia Schiffer vs. Demi Moore: Who Looks Better Nude and Pregnant?” (Via Publishers Lunch)