After a long, contentious battle, the Texas Board of Education has not been able to get the votes it needs to approve a hotly debated new set of textbooks.
Alice Lee was a key figure in Marja Mills's recent bestseller 'The Mockingbird Next Door.'
'Purity,' Jonathan Franzen's fifth novel, will be published in September 2015.
In Florida, the Orange County school board has indicated that it may cease allowing religious groups the chance to distribute literature on high school campuses, cutting off the access of Satanist and Christian groups alike.
'Game' is already earning Oscar buzz for actor Benedict Cumberbatch's portrayal of Alan Turing.
Anne Rice's return to the world of vampires has been selling well, but some readers are finding the mythology of the book too complicated.
Lovett's novel follows both 'Pride and Prejudice' writer Jane Austen and contemporary character Sophie, who works in a bookstore.
Groups including the publisher Penguin Random House and the National Book Foundation encourage bibliophiles to read between 12 and 4 p.m. on Jan. 24 and to raise money for the event.
Jack Zipes recently published 'The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm: The Complete First Edition'. Did you know that – when the tale was first told – Snow White's evil stepmother was her biological mother?
Tris (Shailene Woodley) appears to perform a death-defying rescue in the new clip from the movie.