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How to do this Linq query with group by?

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I put two database tables into two generic class lists.  I want to translate the following sql query into  LINQ Query, but I keep getting errors.

SELECT a.ArticleNumber, a.ArticleType, a.AuthorID, b.AuthorID, b.AuthorName
FROM Article AS a INNER JOIN Author as b ON a.AuthorID=b.AuthorID
WHERE a.ArticleNumber=myNumber
GROUP BY a.ArticleNumber, b.AuthorID, b.AuthorName, a.ArticleType


I tried the following, but there is error for ArticleGroup(), definition of method 'ArticleGroup'  is not accessible in this context.

Dim myNumber as string
Dim ArticleTableList as New List(of clsPaper)     'Class type List holds table Ariticle
Dim AuthorTableList as New List(of clsPeople)  'Class type List holds table Author

Dim CountAritle As clsPaper = (From c In ArticleTableList Join d In AuthorTableList On c.AuthorID Equals d.AuthorID  _
Where c.ArticleNumber = myNumber Group c By c.ArticleNumber, d.AuthorID, d.AuthorName, c.ArticleType _
 Into ArticleGroup() Select c).SingleOrDefault()


I am using ASP.NET in VB.
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