Harper Lee's second novel isn't set for publication until July 14, but readers are getting a sneak preview of the first chapter Friday.
Reverse psychology and other methods (like setting a good example) are recommended by parents and other experts to help close the reading gap between boys and girls.
Author Thomas E. Schott talks about the speech by Alexander Stephens, vice president of the Confederacy, being cited Wednesday in the debate over the Confederate battle flag.
The gas chamber remains on the books as a possible execution method in some states. Historian and author Scott Christianson talks about the gas chamber's surprising past and his expectations for the future.
The graphic novel 'The Guardian' represents a growing trend in which soft power and civil society initiatives are increasingly being leveraged to fight extremism.
Malta is poised to be featured in upcoming crime novels thanks to a very original tourism promotion scheme.