The printed book remains the popular choice for readers over their digital counterparts, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.
More than 500 authors are set to appear at the LA Times Festival of Books this weekend for one of the largest literary events of the year.
By PBS NewsHour
Zakia and Ali are Afghanistan’s Romeo and Juliet -- with all the heartache that description implies. Separated by religion, ethnicity and their own families, the young couple defied them all by eloping. Rod Nordland of the New York Times chronicles…
2015 brought a number of great additions to the literary world, and as the year winds down we wanted to share some of our favorites with you.
By Corinne Segal
PBS NewsHour's Jeffrey Brown is interviewing authors from noon to 5 p.m. ET today at the Miami Book fair. Watch events today live and browse on-demand video from events featuring the authors, speakers and discussions listed below:…
By Colleen Shalby
Here are three things J.K. Rowling told NPR about her writing method.
After months of anticipation, Harper Lee’s second novel, “Go Set A Watchman” will be released on Tuesday. The book takes place 20 years after the events of “To Kill A Mockingbird.” But early reviews reveal that the story takes an…
By Erika Kinetz, Raphael Satter, Associated Press
SHANGHAI — A complete bootlegged copy of Michael Lewis' bestselling book about Wall Street, "Liar's Poker," was hosted on the official website of the Chinese Commerce Ministry, the agency responsible for intellectual property protection in China, The Associated Press has…
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