Saturday, March 28, 2015
Eva Gabrielsson doesn't mince her words: continuing the wildly successful Millennium trilogy written by her late partner Stieg Larsson is a mistake and should never have happened.
Friday, March 27, 2015
The cover for Harper Lee's new novel will surely remind you of the cover for her old one.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The “Memoirs of a Porcupine,” the “Confessions of the Lioness” and the lessons from the Sahara desert are just some of the titles and themes explored by the four authors from Africa who are among 10 finalists for the Man Booker International Prize.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
The nation's top publisher of magazines and websites for women has its origins in a journal sold door-to-door featuring tips to help farmers get ahead in the early 1900s.
In a Romanian town on the Danube river, three sisters in love with great writing jumped for joy whenever the postman delivered a new letter from giants Mark Twain, Emile Zola or Jules Verne.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Spain said Tuesday it had unearthed the apparent remains of a literary giant, “Don Quixote” author Miguel de Cervantes, in a Madrid convent almost 400 years after his death.
National Book Award winner Phil Klay and the author of Oprah Winfrey's latest book club pick, Cynthia Bond, are among the nominees on the longlist of awards handed out by the PEN American Center.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Harper Lee's literary agent says he was “surprised” that his client was believed a victim of elder abuse and asserted “categorically” that she was in “full possession of her mental faculties” and “delighted” about this summer's publication of her second novel.
Saturday, March 14, 2015
British author Sir Terry Pratchett, creator of the science fantasy Discworld novels, died on Thursday aged 66 after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease, his publishers said.
Investigators in the state of Alabama looked into whether the recent deal to publish Harper Lee's “To Kill A Mockingbird” sequel involved financial fraud, but they have closed the inquiry, a state official said Thursday.