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Grandson remembers 'Andersonville' author Kantor

Sun, 10/09/2016 - 12:00

New memoir looks at the man who wrote the Civil War classic.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 10/09/2016 - 04:04

Look for memoirs from actors Taraji P. Henson and Bryan Cranston.

        
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You'll root for the Wangs vs. 'the World'

Sat, 10/08/2016 - 12:02

Jade Chang's entertaining novel is about an immigrant family and the financial crisis.

        
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The 5 biggest 'Girl on the Train' book to movie changes

Sat, 10/08/2016 - 08:03

We're not in London anymore.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 10/08/2016 - 04:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Today Will Be Different' by Maria Semple.

        
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Book lover SJP is getting her own literary imprint

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 16:15

Sarah Jessica Parker joins the book publishing business.

        
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Celebrity readers aim their spotlights at audiobooks

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 09:02

Stars and character actors find a new outlet for their 'voice performances.'

       
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Smartphones give new life to audiobooks

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 09:00

The audiobook industry is hooking listeners, thanks to digital devices.

       
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New paperbacks: Mindy Kaling, Shonda Rhimes, David Brooks

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 15:44

Mindy Kaling's best seller 'Why Not Me?' is now out in paperback.

        
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Springsteen has a new hit: His memoir 'Born to Run'

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 14:46

The book lands at No. 2 on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list.

        
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J.K. Rowling gives the USA a magical government in new Pottermore writing

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 09:28

And it's called MACUSA.

        
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Finalists named for National Book Awards

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 08:16

Colson Whitehead's best seller 'The Underground Railroad' is a fiction nominee.

        
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'The Women of Brewster Place' author dies

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 17:34

Gloria Naylor was 66.

        
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in her 'Own Words'

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 14:59

The Supreme Court Justice publishes collected writings in 'My Own Words.'

        
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'Today Will Be Different' finds Maria Semple in funny form

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 14:57

New novel by "Bernadette" creator follows crazy day in the life of a Seattle mom.

        
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Exclusive: Dan Brown launches 'Inferno' experience

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 11:36

Fans can channel their inner Robert Langdon.

        
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Stephen King discusses North Carolina's real-life plague of scary clowns

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 10:23

Stephen King, whose Pennywise the Dancing Clown has menaced readers ever since the publication of It in 1986, has officially weighed in on the real-life scourge of creepy clowns in North Carolina.

        
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His mom banned science fiction, now he's an award-winning writer

Sun, 10/02/2016 - 15:12

'Portal to Satan' led to writing, editing and publishing career and more than 20 books.

        
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Emily Blunt punches her ticket as 'The Girl on the Train'

Sun, 10/02/2016 - 12:40

The English actress is a sozzled stalker in the adaptation of the best-selling thriller.

        
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Lonely Napoleon finds a friend on 'Island'

Sun, 10/02/2016 - 12:03

Thomas Keneally's historical novel is 'Napoleon's Last Island.'

        
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