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National Book Festival Photo Gallery

Jeff Malet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jeff Malet

Setting a new attendance record, an estimated 150,000 book-lovers gathered on the National Mall in Washington, D.C for the 10th annual National Book F...

The Bush Jokes Continue: Letterman Tackles Laura's Book (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Earlier this week David Letterman heard the news of George W. Bush's upcoming memoir, and went to town. On the heels of that shellacking, Letterman fo...

Laura Bush Poisoning Claim Unlikely, Homeland Security Expert Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Were George W. Bush and Laura Bush poisoned at a 2007 European conference of world leaders as Mrs. Bush asserts in her new memoir? Maybe not. In the ...

Laura Bush Discusses Fatal Crash In Her New Book

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK (AP) -- Former U.S. first lady Laura Bush is going public about a car crash in Midland, Texas, that claimed the life of a high school friend ...

Why Ghostwriting Isn't The Problem With Political Books

Los Angeles Times | Craig Fehrman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

even politicians who write their own books don't write them alone, and we'd be better off looking past ghostwriting to the real problems behind politi...

Laura Bush Memoir Is Latest In A Long Line Of First Lady Lit

The New York Times | CRAIG FEHRMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Laura Bush has made it to about Mile 25 in the political memoir marathon -- past the mega advance, past the leaked details, past the saturation-point ...

Laura Bush's Memoir, 'Spoken From The Heart,' Reveals More Than She Intended About Her Marriage

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

How could quiet Laura Welch have decided to marry rowdy George Bush after a courtship of just six or seven weeks? What did the bookworm and the alcoholic have to talk about? How did they find a link strong enough for 33 anniversaries?

Laura Bush Book Sells 147,000 Copies In Its First Week

The Bookseller | Philip Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The former first lady of the United States Laura Bush's memoir, Spoken From the Heart (Scribner), last week became the second fastest-selling book of ...

Book Review Roundup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Out doing something nice for your mom instead of reading the book reviews this weekend? Catch up on what you missed here! "Crisis Economics," Nouriel...

Obama, Rove, Palin, Bush And Clinton All Had The Same Lawyer For Their Books: Bob Barnett

The Washington Post | David Montgomery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

To list Barnett as a signifier of Washington connectedness is like calling the sun a symbol of heat. This is good for his clients, who pay him $975 an...

Laura Bush Memoir 'Spoken From The Heart' Due Out In May

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Former first lady Laura Bush's memoir is coming out in early May. "Spoken From the Heart" is scheduled for release May 4 from Scribn...

Laura Bush ABC Interview: 'Totally Forgot' To Watch Obama's Address To Congress

ABC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Commercial airline travel, trips to the hardware store for nightlights and walks around the neighborhood - all part of everyday life these days for fo...

Laura Bush Memoir Deal Sealed With Scribner

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — First lady Laura Bush, among the most reserved and enigmatic public figures of recent times, will, at last, tell her story. How much... Laura Bush's Memoir: The Sexiest First Lady Book Since "It Takes A Village?" | 23/6: The News, But Funnier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Laura Bush has closed her book deal to write a memoir about her life and time in the White House. The First Lady was given a book deal before Presiden...

Laura Bush's Memoir Plans Confirmed

AP | FRAZIER MOORE and HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — First lady Laura Bush confirmed to The Associated Press that she is planning a memoir and has met with publishers. "I've been talkin...

Curtis Sittenfeld's American Wife Provides Fictionalized Portrait Of Laura Bush

Huffington Post via Radar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Curtis Sittenfeld, the bestselling author of Prep and The Man of my Dreams, has penned a fictionalized account of Laura Bush's life to be released in ...