The first book in a new series collects the epic comic strip adventures of Mickey Mouse – as an action hero?
The recent movie adaptation of Lisa See's bestselling novel got mixed reviews.
It's not that I didn't like "The Game of Thrones" but I'm not necessarily ready to dub Martin "the American Tolkien."
Daniel Okrent, author of "Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition," talks about the booze ban that rattled a nation.
Like moths to a flame, authors are drawn to the drama, heroism, and horror of stories of war. World War II is no exception. Here is a collection of five fascinating novels about the war fought by what we now honor as "the greatest generation."
The 'Harry Potter' e-book series will be readable on Google Books by the fall.
An interview with historian David Detzer sheds light on the Battle of Bull Run, the first battle of the US Civil War, fought on July 21, 1861.
Carmela Ciuraru takes a playful look at the history of pen names and the reasons authors use them.
It's hard not to be enthralled by the glamorous world of fashion. Here are four of the best novels set in the exciting, cutting-edge, and sometimes cut-throat realm of the fashion industry.
Take a delicious walk through Paris in the memoirs of this author-turned-Parisian-tour-guide.
What’s the best way to enjoy the summer: A cookout in the backyard? A trip to the beach? These are nice, but look no further than reading a non-fiction adventure book. It’s by far the best way to immerse yourself in another world. Check out this list to see some of the best titles in this excellent genre.
Modern theoretical physics owes its survival, in part, to the counterculture movement of the 1960s and ’70s.
Horses have captured our imaginations, as children and adults, for centuries. Here are eight great reads about horses, both fiction and non-fiction, that will keep you entertained all summer long.
What one early employee saw at the Google revolution.