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Author Celebrates "Badass" Birthday Girl, Jane Austen

Annie L. Scholl | Posted 12.14.2015 | Books
Annie L. Scholl

The late English novelist, Jane Austen, would have been 240 on Dec. 16. Here, Lisa Pliscou, author of Young Jane Austen: Becoming a Writer (Wyatt-MacK...

Disappearing Acts: Talking Storytelling, Spanish Harlem, and Prep School Suspensions with Author Greg Takoudes

Stacy Parker Le Melle | Posted 11.15.2013 | Books
Stacy Parker Le Melle

To get out. To start fresh someplace new, someplace purportedly better. This dream has driven migration for centuries. Whether we're escaping the fie...

Unsolved (And Disturbing) Missing Persons Cases

TruTV.com | Posted 03.04.2013 | Crime

It's a tragic when a person, adult or child, suddenly disappears. Often, the case gets immediate attention from the public. But as investigations l...

From the Father of Our Country to the Brat Pack in Three Easy Biographies

Tom Alderman | Posted 09.13.2011 | Books
Tom Alderman

If your summer reading includes Ron Chernow's MASSIVE George Washington: A Life, you're going to need some relief, aren't you? Here are a few biographies that are sometimes edifying and a bit more, uhhh, recreational.

'Last Train From Hiroshima' Publisher On The Pellegrino Scandal

The New York Times | MOTOKO RICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Last week Henry Holt & Company stopped printing and selling "The Last Train From Hiroshima," about the atomic bombing of Japan, because its author had...

Should Publishers Trust Their Authors? The Pellegrino Perplex

Peter Ginna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Ginna

A major difference between book and magazine or newspaper publishing is that publishers don't have fact-checkers on staff, and never have.

'Blind Side' Couple To Write Book

The New York Times | DAVE ITZKOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The spirit of generosity encouraged by the hit movie "The Blind Side" is continuing to pay dividends to the real-life couple depicted in it, who will ...

The Man Behind the Man Booker Winner

Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

In all of publishing and probably much of the world, there's just nobody else like Jack Macrae, the American publisher of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall, which just won the Booker.

Stephen Rubin: New President Of Henry Holt

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Finally, some news from the publishing world's revolving door: Macmillan announced this Tuesday that Stephen Rubin, former publisher at Doubleday, wil...