NEW YORK -- Look alive, selfie. There's another word of the year that's not all about you.
NEW YORK -- Stephen King has decided to give Twitter a try. But don't expect to hear a lot from him.
NEW YORK -- With more than 100,000 books published each year, it's hard to know what works best for a holiday gift. A few "experts," from a prize-winning historian to some best-selling children's authors, have suggestions:
NEW YORK-- A tiny book of psalms from 1640 has sold for $14.2 million in New York City, setting an auction record for a printed book.
NEW YORK -- Louise Erdrich's novel "The Round House" is among the winners this year of an American Book Award, which celebrates the diversity of the country's literature.
STEVENS POINT, Wis. -- Holy auction block, Batman!
iBooks' Official Book Charts for the week ending Nov. 18, 2013:
NEW YORK -- The holidays bring out the inner-coffee table book obsessive in gift buyers. They're easy, weighty and satisfying to give. You've done your job with your pricey treat.
NEW YORK -- Derek Jeter is trying out a new game -- publishing.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Sarah Palin has launched her book tour in eastern Pennsylvania.
NEW YORK -- The wife of Jeff Bezos is giving a thumbs-down to a recent book about her husband's company, Amazon.com Inc.
NEW YORK -- The executive chairman and former president of ESPN is working on a business leadership memoir.
NEW YORK-- Jessica Seinfeld's first two cookbooks "Deceptively Delicious" and "Double Delicious" showed parents how to sneak vegetables into their kids' meals
"Johnny Carson" is not just a juicy peek inside a celebrity's life from the view of a hanger-on. Henry Bushkin's memoir is also a well-written corporate tale that reveals the tough business of staying America's favorite late-night host, full of stories of money, sex and skullduggery, peppered with plenty of laughs.
Time has dulled Bridget Jones.
NEW YORK -- The public wants to read a lot more from Alice Munro. The Canadian author had five books in Amazon.com's top 30 on Friday, a day after winning the Nobel Prize for literature. The 82-year-old Munro is one of the better known literature winners in recent years and has received one of the stronger Nobel sales "bumps."
STOCKHOLM -- Short story master Alice Munro, who captured everyday lives and epiphanies in rural Canada with elegant and precise prose, won the Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday.
HELENA, Mont. -- A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected claims that author and humanitarian Greg Mortenson committed fraud by lying in his best-selling book "Three Cups of Tea" to boost sales and donations to the charity he co-founded.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Minutes after 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was snatched from her bedroom in the dead of night, a police cruiser idled by along a neighborhood street as she was forced to the ground at knifepoint. "Move and I will kill you!" her captor hissed.
NEW YORK -- In 1985, a year after the Cold War thriller "The Hunt for Red October" came out, author Tom Clancy was invited to lunch at the Reagan White House, where he was questioned by Navy Secretary John Lehman.
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