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On Memoir: Writing My Father's Face

Pythia Peay | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Pythia Peay

In the beginning, before there were words for my father's story, there were photos. Faded, gray and ivory photos my ill father held in his shaky hands as he was dying, and that I'd found stuffed in a shoebox.

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Posted 12.26.2012 | Books

We’ve published all manner of articles in The Huffington Post Books section in 2012. We’ve followed the machinations of Amazon and the publishing ...

Random House Opens Its Doors

Posted 12.21.2012 | Books

Last Friday, we spent the day at Random House as media sponsors of their first-ever Open House. As e-books become more popular, publishers are inc...

Family Day On HuffPost Books

Posted 12.20.2012 | Books

In the build up to the holidays, we've decided to make today Family Day on HuffPost Books. Whatever our relationship with our parents today, we al...

@MayorEmanuel Will Be Tweeting For HuffPost Books

Andrew Losowsky | Posted 11.09.2011 | Books

The Chicago Tribune called him an "evil genius". The Atlantic described his work as "elevating the Tweet and the f-word to the level of literature...

Huffpost Reporters' Picks: What They're Reading And Loving Now (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.17.2011 | Books

It's a wild and varied staff at Huffington Post and the reporters are avid readers. They've got favorites they're in the middle of reading and we thou...

The State of the Crime Novel

Jason Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jason Pinter

I've asked six of the most renowned crime fiction critics in the country to weigh in with their thoughts on the state of the crime novel. I hope you find their responses as interesting as I did.

Interview With Sarah Silverman: Advice for Bedwetters Everywhere!

Caitlin Colford | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Caitlin Colford

Sarah Silverman braved the rain to greet fans at Urban Outfitters in Manhattan and sign her memoir The Bedwetter.

Getting Rest Even When We Can't Sleep

Anne Hill | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Hill

My worst nights of insomnia come after days where I don't feel I was productive enough. If I didn't get enough work done, or if the bills outnumbered ...

Is This The Most Exciting Time Ever For Book Lovers?

Jason Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jason Pinter

Amidst all the doom and gloom, I just want to take a moment to proclaim that this is quite possibly the most exciting time to be a reader in my lifetime.

Laptop Killer or Space Filler: Can an Author Write a Book on the iPad?

Jason Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jason Pinter

How does the iPad pass muster for a writer? Can one write a novel on this thing? The keyboard is large enough that in writing this article, I only hit the wrong key two or three times.

What Arianna's Reading In April: A Hot Button Beyond Left And Right

Amy Hertz | Posted 12.12.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

Arianna's reading a new book for April -- the fifth pick of HuffPost Books.

Shadow Elite: March to War -- The Neocon Playbook, Straight from the Soviet Bloc

Janine R. Wedel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Janine R. Wedel

Despite a new administration in Washington, not to mention the damage done to their credibility since the Iraq invasion, the Neocon core lives on, because networks like it are self-propelling and enduring.

The World Is Changing, Are You?: Why The Way We're Working Isn't Working Is This Month's HuffPost Book Pick

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Arianna Huffington

There is no mistaking that the way we're working isn't working. Figuring out why this is so -- and what we can do about it -- is the animating idea behind The Way We're Working Isn't Working.

A is for Amy & Adonis: Chapter G

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steven Crandell

G Cosmetic surgery was out of the question. Too expensive. For that matter, so was a new bra. However. If you could take out a mortgage to pay for ...

What Is Arianna Reading Next For HuffPost Books? You Do It Every Day...

Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

It's something that you do every day, you like it sometimes and at others you don't. You're probably taking a break from it to read this post.

What Arianna's Reading Next: Did America Wreck Capitalism?

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 01.02.2012 | Books

Arianna's reading a new book for March -- the fourth in the young life of HuffPost Books. If you've kept up with our series, you know that there's goi...

Arianna At TOC Publishing Conference: We're In A Golden Age Of Publishing (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Earlier this week, Arianna Huffington helped kick off the Tools of Change (TOC) Publishing Conference as a keynote speaker. She spoke about HuffPost B...

What Arianna's Reading In February: Human Beings, Good Or Bad?

Amy Hertz | Posted 12.09.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

It's that time again to see what Arianna's reading next, and tomorrow she'll reveal Huffington Post's Book Club selection for February.

Books: The Watering Hole

Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

When Arianna asked me to think about a Books section for The Huffington Post, I thought, why a new books section, why Huffington Post, why now?

Why Won't Borders Donate Their Soon-To-Be-Trashed Books?

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Erik Ose

Current Waldenbooks employees have come forward to alert the public that the company plans to dispose of many unsold books in the cheapest, easiest, least responsible way possible - by trashing them.

Going "Indie": Rebranding the New Wave of Authors

Rob Asghar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Rob Asghar

Stop calling yourself a self-published author. You are an independent author, and you wrote an independently published book, not a self-published book.

Take A Deep Breath...And Join The Slow Movement

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Send in your suggestions for next month's book club pick to So by now you know that Arianna's first Huffington Post Book...

Jeremy Rifkin's New Book: The Coolest Online Reading Experience

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

'Empathic Civilization' and Jeremy Rifkin are giving HuffPost Books the chance to deliver the coolest online reading experience we've seen yet. Why ar...

9 Of Your Favorite Books: Huffington Post November Readers' Picks (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Ever since we posted our first installment of the HuffPost Readers' Picks, we've gotten a flood of further reader recommendations. The feature has bee...