Wednesday, August 12, 2015
"A Brief Stop on the Road From Auschwitz" (Other Press), by Goran Rosenberg.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Sunday, August 9, 2015
The ongoing 2015 Comic Exhibition in Taipei yesterday drew thousands of fair-goers despite Typhoon Soudelor damaging the capital city with strong gusts and torrential rain.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Midway through Alice Hoffman's latest novel, "The Marriage of Opposites" (Simon & Schuster), the mother of the great impressionist painter Camille Pissarro takes her 2-week-old son into the forest to find a medicine man she hopes can cure him of the malady that has kept him from eating or sleeping since birth.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
True-crime writer Ann Rule, who wrote more than 30 books, including a profile of her former co-worker, serial killer Ted Bundy, has died at age 83.
Monday, July 27, 2015
A California community college professor has won the Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition, the literary highlight of Key West's annual festival celebrating author Ernest Hemingway.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Amazon shares shot to record levels Friday after a blowout earnings report seen as a potential watershed for the U.S. online giant.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
E.L. Doctorow, one of America's most accomplished novelists of recent decades who was best known for his historical fiction, died Tuesday at the age of 84, U.S. media reports said.
Eighty years after the release of "Green Hills of Africa," the son and grandson of Ernest Hemingway are urging a fresh look at a work critics have often set aside.