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Poor Hillary?

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Poor Hillary? I don't think so. I think she's perhaps a little surprised at which particular aspect of her life is now being attacked (if she had a cartoon thought bubble over her head right now, it might read: "This is all you got? Really?!?"), but I don't think she's surprised the attacks have started.

Hillary Clinton Resurrects!

Susie Sampson | Posted 06.23.2014 | Comedy
Susie Sampson

She's baaack! Hillary Rodham Clinton is on the campaign trail whether she will admit it or not! And whether conservatives like it or not, they currently have no one to run against her. Just don't tell them that.

Clinton's Hard Choices: Too Smart or Too Dumb?

Alan Kelly | Posted 06.12.2014 | Books
Alan Kelly

What remains of the carcass of Hillary Clinton's new book and dubious tour, picked over by legions of fellow pundits, is the simple duty to observe the obvious -- that Hillary Clinton runs plays. Lots of them.

Top 10 Romantic Things to Do in Valencia, Spain

Betsy Talbot | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel
Betsy Talbot

Valencia is a city built for romance and sensory indulgence. This was our first time there, and you can bet we'll return. We believe in the sexiness of long-term relationships, and we arrived in Valencia ready to romance. Thankfully, it did not disappoint.

On the Road Again...

Candy Spelling | Posted 07.20.2014 | Entertainment
Candy Spelling

Trying to embrace a Second Act, figuring out what that is for each of us, may be different in many ways.

How to Create an Online Book Tour With Social Media

Peg Fitzpatrick | Posted 02.26.2014 | Technology
Peg Fitzpatrick

Whether you are a traditionally published author, hybrid author or independently self-publishing, you will need to market your book and online is the place to do it.

We Are in a Battle for the Common Good

Jim Wallis | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
Jim Wallis

When real or imagined grievances combine with rage, religious fundamentalism, political extremism, mental illness, or emotional instability, we lose the common good to dangerous violence, fear, and deep distrust in the social environment.

Week 9: 50-City U.S. Speaking Tour

Imran Ahmad | Posted 11.04.2012 | Books
Imran Ahmad

But also the awareness that this mystical, magical existence of being 'on the road' -- without any particular preoccupation with time or day or date -- it's coming to an end.

Evelyn Lozada Is One Sexy Author (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.22.2012 | Latino Voices

"Basketball Wives" star Evelyn Lozada is currently touring the country promoting her new book, "Inner Circle: The Wives Association," and the Puerto R...

Week 7: 50-City U.S. Speaking Tour

Imran Ahmad | Posted 08.11.2012 | Home
Imran Ahmad

My mother's brother and his wife arrive from Vancouver to see me perform. I'm a bit troubled to have family members in the audience, because I have a few slightly risqué jokes in my narrative performance. I hope they don't tell my mother.

Phil Collins Remembers the Alamo in Beautiful New Book

Holly Cara Price | Posted 07.10.2012 | Books
Holly Cara Price

Odds are, the word that pops into your mind when I mention Phil Collins is probably something like "Sussudio." It's highly unlikely that the first word you'd think of would be "Alamo," but that's about to change.

Author Copes With Cancer In Surprising Way

Howard Frank Mosher | Posted 05.12.2012 | Books
Howard Frank Mosher

On the face of the matter, my decision to barnstorm the independent bookstores of America from border to border and coast to coast when I was supposed to be resting up from debilitating radiation treatments doesn't make a particle of sense.

Turn Out the Lights, the Party's Over

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics
Robert L. Cavnar

All along I've never bought Herman Cain's non-campaign campaign for President.  I've believed from the beginning that he's playing Republican pri...

Come Meet The Author, But Be Prepared To Open Your Wallet

nytimes.com | JULIE BOSMAN and MATT RICHTEL | Posted 08.22.2011 | Books

Independent bookstores, squeezed by competition from Internet retailers like Amazon, have long done something their online brethren cannot emulate: au...

The New Hottest Spot For An Author On A Book Tour

nytimes.com | KATHARINE MIESZKOWSKI | Posted 07.13.2011 | Books

For authors and other creative professionals, an appearance at the Googleplex, the company's sprawling complex of office buildings, is good business -...

Where Were You When Borders Declared Bankruptcy?

Melanie Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Melanie Benjamin

The day that Borders declared bankruptcy, I happened to be in the middle of a book tour. Which you might say was Ground Zero for an author.

Taking Flight

T.C. Boyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
T.C. Boyle

Three books, three years in a row. What does that mean? That means that a weary author must once again heft his two miserable shoulder bags stuffed with underwear and submit himself to the ministrations of the TSA and the howling inadequacy of air travel.

Virtual Book Tour

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

As any emerging writer knows, while the road to publication is tough and the obstacles many, there is no emotion to compare with holding your book in ...

Indie Bookstore Tour With Creator Of The Moth

George Dawes Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
George Dawes Green

We call ourselves the Unchained Tour. We're a posse of fiddlers and singers and raconteurs and we're headed for a performance.

Tony Blair Faces Pelted Eggs, Shoes And Canceled Appearances

Politics Daily | Delia Lloyd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

As Britain's former prime minister navigates his way through the world's most disastrous book tour, there's reason to think that his legacy may be a g...

Jodie Evans Makes Second Attempt To Arrest Karl Rove For War Crimes While He's On Book Tour

Christian Science Monitor | Marjorie Kehe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Organizing a booksigning? You might want to include a beefed-up security detail - if the book is a political tome. Earlier this week, for the second t...

Mystery Writer Parnell Hall Sings The Book Tour Blues (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It's every writer's dream to be published and sent on tour, doing book signings for fans lined up just to have a moment with you. If you're Mary Higgi...

Sarah Palin's Sarah PAC Spent $63,000 On Copies Of 'Going Rogue'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah PAC, Sarah Palin's political action committee, raised more than $1.4 million in the second-half of 2009, according to the Washington Post's Chri...

Sarah Palin's Very Expensive Book Tour (VIDEO)

abcnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

First, it was the $150,000 wardrobe during the 2008 presidential campaign, now it's the high-priced book tour. ABC News reports that Sarah Palin is be...

The "Ethnic" Book

Ru Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Ru Freeman

The finishing of a book should be the beginning of a conversation rather than its end, and with that in mind, I'd like to share the three most FAQ on the book tour.