Thomas Steinbeck, the eldest son of Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck and a prominent author and screenwriter in his own right, died Thursday at his Santa Barbara home. He was 72.
It's been 10 years since best-selling author Amy Krouse Rosenthal impressed critics and readers alike with her memoir, "Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life." Now she's stretching the boundaries with a groundbreaking new twist on the traditional literary experience.
International best-selling author J.K. Rowling collaborates with John Tiffany and Jack Thorne to deliver "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," the highly anticipated eighth book in the Harry Potter series.
Zane Grey's one-room cabin on Oregon's Rogue River, where in the words of the famous novelist "it flows through a lonely valley set down amid the lofty green mountain slopes," has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year.
Earlier this year, the Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE, 台北國際書展) successfully attracted more than half a million showgoers who visited some of the 1,706 booths or participated in one of the 875 activities during the six-day event.
The Rev. Tim LaHaye, co-author of the "Left Behind" series, a multimillion-selling literary juggernaut that brought end-times prophecy into mainstream bookstores, died Monday. He was 90.
Hong Kong's feisty publishing industry vowed to take on China by selling books critical of Beijing, despite the disappearances of five city booksellers, as a major annual book fair began Wednesday.
Celebrated children's book illustrator Jerry Pinkney received some brotherly love Tuesday from his hometown of Philadelphia, where officials honored him for his career achievements.
"Twilight" author Stephenie Meyer's next novel is a thriller, without vampires.