Is it appropriate to distract kids with narrated e-books in restaurants?
Author Ben Yagoda sets up a "how-to" guide for determining a memoir's "truthy aspects."
Publishing industry experts rue the (temporary, anyway) disappearance of a promising new form of e-book innovation.
Detective novels have long been one of our favorite books genres, keeping us on the edge of our seats with endless plot twists and clever villains. But how well do you really know your detective novels? We've put together a quiz covering some of the classics to see how closely you've been paying attention.
Kathryn Bolkovac wrote "The Whistleblower" about her encounter with sex trafficking in Bosnia. Will it work as a summer movie?
The bestselling novel about the Holocaust has been made into a French film and just been released in the US. But does it work as a movie?
Yesterday a new lead was announced in the infamous D.B Cooper case, a week before a new book about the Cooper case is scheduled for release. Coincidence?
Vanity Fair has just released an e-book on the life of Rupert Murdoch and the News of the World phone hacking scandal.
In 1953 Americans still knew how to vacation. But for us today it may be harder.
Some of this summer's most interesting books will pull at your heartstrings and pull you across time and space – from Beijing today to 1930s Manhattan to planet Earth in the year 2044. And that's just for starters. Here are nine of the August 2011 titles that are drawing the most enthusiastic thumbs-up from the editors at Amazon.com.