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92 Percent Of Students Prefer Print Books, New Study Shows

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.09.2016 | Arts

In the future, books won’t be books at all. Pixely plots will replace cut-creating pages, and cover art will become a strange relic to be studi...

Seinfeld Writer Peter Mehlman on Life During and After Seinfeld and His Book, It Won't Always Be This Great

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 02.04.2016 | Entertainment
Elysabeth Alfano

Writer and Co-Executive Producer of Seinfeld, Peter Mehlman, joined me in Los Angeles to discuss how he fell into writing for the show and what it was like being a part of what the Writers Guild of America called the second "Best Written TV Series of All Time."

Floating Library Proves Books Should Be Shared In Improbable Places

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.04.2016 | Arts

Books can transport you to faraway lands and sunny escapes -- which may be just what readers need as winter winds down. But your reading material nee...

Wild New Novel Allows Readers To Hop Through Time

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.04.2016 | Arts

When Orson Card Tolliver -- one of many funny, pitiable characters in John Wray’s ambitious new novel -- tries to write a book that’s dev...

Soon You Can Read Beatrix Potter’s Lost Story About A Black Cat

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.26.2016 | Arts

If Peter Rabbit was one of your favorite childhood characters, we’ve got some great news for you (or your kids). The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots, a ...

Minsky Stripper Turns 100 (the Last Living Star of Burlesque)

Leslie Zemeckis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Entertainment
Leslie Zemeckis

On January 23, 1916, Betty Jane Rowland was born in Columbus, Ohio. On the day of her 100th birthday I spent the afternoon with the still flame-haired...

I Decided Not To Read Books By White Authors For A Year, And Conservatives Lost Their Minds

The Huffington Post | Chloe Angyal | Posted 01.14.2016 | Arts

I read some kickass books last year. I read gorgeous fiction like The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri, and gut-wrenching memoirs like Irritable Hearts&...

4 Truly Enlightening Ideas From Self-Help Books

Oprah.com | Pam Masin | Posted 01.12.2016 | OWN

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Uncovering Hidden Human Capital: How Leading Corporations Leverage Multiple Abilities in Their Workforce

Debra Ruh | Posted 01.04.2016 | Impact
Debra Ruh

Happy New Year. People with disabilities are gaining recognition as a significant and growing market for products and services. This will only strengthen as we turn the corner.

Ten Great Latino Books Published in 2015

NBC News | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 12.30.2015 | Latino Voices

Odyssean journeys of migration by Dominican boys, secret messages from underworld goddesses and Mexican gods and photographic volumes that capture the...

25 Books By Black Authors From 2015 You Need To Read

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 12.22.2015 | Black Voices

This year was filled with thought-provoking, page-turning, nail-biting and "aha" inducing literature.  From fiction to non-fiction, there were s...

New App Lets Readers Turn Their Print Books Into EBooks

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.21.2015 | Arts

If you could swap your heavy tomes and well-loved paperbacks for a tablet’s worth of eBooks, would you? It’d be easier to keep track of ...

10 Holiday Children's Books Latinos Will Love

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 12.18.2015 | Latino Voices

Whether you’re looking for the perfect stocking stuffer for your budding bookworm or a gift that will teach your kids about their cultural root...

12 Books For Anyone On Your Holiday Shopping List

O, The Oprah Magazine | Pam Masin | Posted 12.16.2015 | OWN

Here are standouts for the most discerning loved ones on your list. Also on HuffPost: ...

Yup, You Can Help Write The New Taylor Swift Book

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.14.2015 | Arts

Fans of singer, songwriter and "squad" queen Taylor Swift can now count themselves as crowd-sourced "authors." Simon & Schuster announced Sunday ...

Survey Says Books Are Getting Longer

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.11.2015 | Arts

Once upon a time, there lived a society so enamored of shiny things, its citizens spent their days glued to glimmering gadgets, paying no mind to the...

The Surprising Novel Obama Chose As His Favorite Book Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.09.2015 | Arts

The "best books of the year" list is a time-honored tradition among media outlets and publishers, with selections rolling in just after Thanksgiving....

10 Delightful Books To Curl Up With This Winter

Zócalo Public Square | Nico Pitney | Posted 12.08.2015 | Arts

Even though Oxford Dictionaries crowned an emoji as its word of the year for 2015, and Instagram, that picture postcard app that requires so few words...

Author Bill Natale on His New Book and Race Relations in Chicago

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 12.08.2015 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Is it possible to see people for who they are and not the color of their skin? Will we ever learn from our bloodied past of events like 1968 in Chica...

How One YouTube Star is Inspiring Millions After Battling Anorexia and Cancer

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.04.2015 | Books
Shira Lazar

If you watch Furious Pete on YouTube, you'll know that nothing gets him down for very long -- not even his ongoing battle with cancer. "I've gone th...

How Social Media Changed The Way We Read Books

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 12.02.2015 | Arts

Last week, during a dwindling work day, I scrolled through Twitter for something to engage me, something newsworthy or pithy or both. I felt drawn to...

The Best Cliffhanger Endings Of The Past 15 Years

Oprah.com | Pam Masin | Posted 12.01.2015 | OWN

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13 Books About Families For When Your Own Gets Too Real

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts

We are who we surround ourselves with. In some cases, we are able to pick who that is, as with our close friends and lovers. Other times, we are hand...

Sherry Turkle On The Power Of Talking (Face To Face)

Boston Globe | Madeline Wahl | Posted 11.19.2015 | Technology

“Who in this cafe is talking?” Sherry Turkle looks around a trendy coffee shop in Downtown Crossing. The walls are lined with old tomes, a...

Mama Tried: Cartooning Motherhood

Laura Rossi Totten | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Laura Rossi Totten

Mama Tried is fun and funny - it's part memoir, part commentary, and of course part comic strip. The cartoons are what make this book so relatable and at the same time funny in way that only parents will understand (double points for twins and multiples).