Thursday, August 16, 2012
Britain's longest-running children's comic is facing closure after 75 years in print.
Monday, August 13, 2012
Count the five Chinese blessings: Happiness, longevity, wealth, joy and professional success.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
With yearly estimated earnings of more than US$90 million, prolific writer James Patterson is by far the highest earning author in the world but women are gaining ground, according to Forbes.com.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
It's a literary phenomenon: with nearly 40 million copies sold, “Fifty Shades of Grey,” an erotic romance spiced up with sado-masochism is well on its way to breaking all the records.
Mark O'Donnell, the Tony Award-winning writer behind such quirky and clever Broadway shows as “Hairspray and “Cry-Baby,” died Monday, his agent said. He was 58.
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Author J.K. Rowling launched an online book club for young readers on Tuesday and will appear in a live global webcast in October from Edinburgh, Scotland, to speak with her fans about the magical world of Harry Potter.
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Best-selling author Kurt Andersen isn't a spy, but that didn't stop him from writing his latest novel about a group of friends who hatch a James Bond-like plot amid the tumult of the 1960s in the United States.
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Two girl crusaders who staged a mock red carpet show against Teen Vogue said their meeting with the magazine's top editor was brief and chilly.
Thursday, July 5, 2012
The cover of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling's first foray into adult fiction features a large black “X” in what appears to be a box on a ballot paper set against a bright yellow and red background, her publishers revealed on Tuesday.
Saturday, June 30, 2012
An Ivy League scholar and mother-of-two is touching a raw nerve by questioning whether high-flying career women with families, at least American ones, can truly “have it all.”