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Never Can Say Goodbye: The Perils of Ending a Series

Alma Katsu | Posted 03.07.2014 | Books
Alma Katsu

The worst of all possible worlds -- from the creator's point of view, anyway -- is when a series in terminated by the publisher or studio before the narrative arc is completed. While television producers have little recourse, for authors at least self-publishing comes to the rescue.

Charlaine Harris: What's Next After Sookie Stackhouse

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 11.01.2013 | Books

FORT WORTH, Texas -- FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The final book in Charlaine Harris' best-selling series about telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse pr...

This Week's Bestselling eBooks

| Posted 05.14.2013 | Books

Every week, Digital Book World compiles an ebooks bestseller list (here's their methodology). This week, The Great Gatsby moves up to the top spot as ...

Return of the Queen: Legendary Game Designer Is Back Thanks to Kickstarter

Ilana Teitelbaum | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
Ilana Teitelbaum

A beautiful girl is mysteriously murdered amid the winding canals of Venice. A handsome, arrogant anti-hero with unique powers of deduction is hired by a billionaire to investigate. No, it's not an upcoming book or movie -- it's the premise of "Moebius."

Zombies: Why Are We So Obsessed?

Eric G. Wilson | Posted 08.28.2012 | Home
Eric G. Wilson

What does it mean to be a monster, really, but to be possessed by an uncontrollable force?

Worst Paranormal Sex Scenes In Books

Paul Goat Allen | Posted 11.21.2011 | Books

I’ve heard from numerous paranormal fantasy authors that the hardest sequences to write well are sex scenes – and, from a reviewer’s perspective...

True Blood Sucker Punch: Season 4, Ep. 4

Mark Blankenship | Posted 09.17.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Blankenship

The grand theme of this season might be Owning Yourself (or Someone Else). This week, every storyline touches on that idea.

HuffPost Readers Answer: Who Is Your Favorite Book Heroine?

Zoe Triska | Posted 09.26.2011 | Books

There's been a big stink about the difference between male and female writers, kicked up by VS Naipaul a couple of weeks ago when he said no woman was...

Which Sexy Book Character Do You Want To Sleep With?

Zoe Triska | Posted 08.24.2011 | Books

It's a very personal question to ask but we didn't let that stop us, and readers really seemed to want to let us know which book characters they'd mo...

The Newest Kindle Millionaires

phx.corporate-ir.net | Posted 08.06.2011 | Books

(NASDAQ:AMZN)--Amazon.com today announced that Lee Child and Suzanne Collins are the fifth and sixth authors to sell over one million Kindle books, be...

HuffPost Readers Answer: What Are You Dying To Read This Summer?

Posted 07.30.2011 | Books

Ah, summer. Laying beside the pool, with an icy drink in one hand and a great book in the other. But what to read? It seems that so many great books h...

The Week's Hottest Reads: What Should You Be Reading At The Beach This Weekend?

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 07.27.2011 | Books

-- HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Dead Reckoning" by Charlaine Harris (Ace)...

Number One Bestsellers: What's Topping Lists Around America Right Now

Posted 07.23.2011 | Books

What's number one on a bestseller list near you? What's tops on The New York Times may be bottom in San Francisco. Amazon and Indiebound (the bestsell...

The Week's Hottest Reads: A New Vampire Novel Takes The Win

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 07.20.2011 | Books

-- HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Dead Reckoning" by Charlaine Harris (Ace)...

The Week's Hottest Reads: Which Popular Author Came Out With A New Number 1?

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 07.13.2011 | Books

-- HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Dead Reckoning" by Charlaine Harris (Ace)...

Who's The Newest Author To Make The 'Kindle Million Club'?

phx.corporate-ir.net | Posted 07.12.2011 | Books

Amazon.com today announced that Charlaine Harris is the fourth author to sell over 1 million Kindle books, becoming the latest member of the "Kindle M...

On Planes And Trains: What Have We Spied You Reading Lately?

Posted 06.08.2011 | Books

We've been watching you again, and we've been spotting you reading all sorts of books. From vampire fiction to Hemingway novels, you've been across...

True Blood Is Making Me Want To Be a Vegan

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

Eating meat and watching True Blood doesn't always sit well, so in the spirit of the conscientious Bill Compton, our Sunday's have gone vegan.

True Blood Sucker Punch: Season 3, Ep. 7

Mark Blankenship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Blankenship

After delivering two exceptional segments in a row, True Blood comes closer to earth with "Hitting the Ground." That's not to say that the episode is bad -- it's really pretty good -- but it does contains some frustrating elements.

Charlaine Harris on True Blood and Vampires That Sparkle

Andrew Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Andrew Shaffer

I recently sat down with Charlaine Harris, author of the Sookie Stackhouse novels that True Blood is based on, to chat. Not on the agenda: Asking her where she gets her inspiration.

Bestsellers: Publishers Weekly

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" by Stieg Larsson (Knoph)...

'True Blood,' 'Dexter,' 'Game Of Thrones': TV Brings Big Success To Books

Variety | Gordon Cox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Now that HBO has greenlighted the new series "Game of Thrones," it's not just TV execs who are hoping for the next "True Blood." Also keeping their f...

Bestsellers: Publishers Weekly

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Dead in the Family" by Charlaine Harris (Ace)...

Reading In Public: Books We've Spotted And What You Might Want To Read In Bed On New Year's Day (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz and Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 03.20.2014 | Books

Reading in public says something about a book--that the reader likes it enough to carry it on a subway, an airplane, to a doctor's office or cafe. Eve...

Vampires: Why Here, Why Now?

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

If fiction often reflects a nation's culture, why, oh-why-oh, do we have so many vampires, in so many places, sucking up so many entertainment dollars with such blazing success today?