Yes, Hogwarts Had Jewish Students
December 17 2014 11:06 AM
Wiccans are the only demographic JK Rowling didn't imagine at the school for young witches and wizards.
Why We Obsessed With The Word 'Culture' In 2014
December 16 2014 4:36 PM
Our dictionary search for the word 'culture' reflects a need to double-check our assumptions.
iPrefer Print Books
December 15 2014 3:39 PM
The Instagram generation still prefer "real" books to their digital counterparts.
Books Being Made Into Movies In 2015; 8 Titles You Have To Read Before They Hit Theaters
December 08 2014 1:27 PM
Find out what books you should read before you head to the movie theater in 2015.
Find Out How The 'Pretty Little Liars' Novels Ended
December 03 2014 1:15 PM
"Pretty Little Liars" author Sara Shepard released the final book in the series, "Vicious."
Kids In Poverty Get 'Divergent' For Christmas
December 01 2014 10:29 AM
"Divergent" author Veronica Roth and her publisher have partnered with a nonprofit that gives books to readers in low-income areas.
Prize-Winning American Poet Mark Strand Dies In New York
November 30 2014 2:25 PM
Strand won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for poetry for his collection of poems published in a book called Blizzard of One.
Acclaimed 'Queen Of Crime' Novelist Dies At 94
November 27 2014 10:00 AM
P.D. James was a life peer in the U.K. House of Lords, but most famous for her crime novels.
'I Was Wrong' To Not Question The Assault Accusations: Biographer
November 25 2014 10:26 AM
Bill Cosby's biographer, Mark Whitaker, the former editor of Newsweek, said he steered away from allegations he "couldn't confirm independently."
Cosby Bio Leaves Out Rape Allegations
November 19 2014 1:33 PM
The "definitive" biography, written by former Newsweek editor Mark Whitaker, fails to mention any rape allegations.
Did Hachette Beat Amazon?
November 14 2014 1:28 PM
It seemed as if neither side would be willing to budge, but the health of the book industry hinges on publishers having more control.
New Book Claims Jesus Married Mary Magdalene, Had Two Children
November 10 2014 11:38 AM
A new book based on an ancient manuscript claims Jesus Christ had a secret family.
Australian Author Wins 2014 Man Booker Prize
October 15 2014 6:39 AM
The prestigious award for works of fiction included American authors as nominees for the first time in its 46-year history.
Singer Sinead O'Connor's Memoir To Arrive In 2016
October 08 2014 1:12 PM
Sinead O'Connor will reflect on her tumultuous personal and professional life in a memoir to come out in 2016.
JK Rowling Tweets 'Fantastic Beasts' Anagram; Fans Share Theories
October 07 2014 11:52 AM
J.K. Rowling tweeted hints for her "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film, but fans have to solve an anagram to figure it out.
One Mormon Novelist Accuses Other Of Plagiarizing And Creating Sex Romp
September 10 2014 4:05 PM
Utah author Rachel Ann Nunes has filed a lawsuit claiming a writer plagiarized her Christian romance novel and added “several graphic sex scenes” to it.
'Gone Girl' Movie's 'New' Ending Is Not So New After All
September 06 2014 2:20 PM
The "Gone Girl" movie ending isn't so different from the book after all, reports the New York Times.
Inside 'Game Of Thrones': Big Budgets, Big Ratings and Big Money
August 14 2014 3:56 PM
Take a look at the business of "Game of Thrones," from the big budgets to the Twitter ratings.
'Outlander' Actress To Be Recast? Author Diana Gabaldon Sounds Off
August 11 2014 2:34 PM
Diana Gabaldon answered fan questions on Facebook about the television adaptation of "Outlander" on Starz.
Directioners Slam Harry Styles Fan Fiction Author Anna Todd
August 08 2014 12:03 PM
One Direction fans are fighting back against the release of Anna Todd's Harry Styles fan fiction book "After."