'The Corrections,' Jonathan Franzen's 2001 story of a troubled family, will air on HBO with Franzen working with director Noah Baumbach and producer Scott Rudin on the project.
Martha Stewart insists her daughter's book is all in good fun and encourages her viewers to buy it.
The winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature – one of the highest awards a writer can receive – will be announced on Thursday. All across the world, literati are preparing for the big event in a decidedly plebeian way. They’re betting on the frontrunners. British bookmaker Ladbrokes has ranked the contenders’ odds, according to bets it is accepting online from “clued up literary fans.” Here’s a somewhat surprising look at the top four contenders.
In "Shatner Rules," William Shatner dishes on his "Boston Legal" role, his feud with George Takei, and more.
Candice Millard calls assassinated US President James Garfield a "very admirable" person whose death was "a real loss to the nation."
Two big questions for the publishing world: Will the newly freed Amanda Knox write a book – and how much does the public care?
The 2011 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, a notoriously hard-to-predict award, will be announced on Thursday. Here are the winners from the past decade. Some were surprise candidates while others were expected but all – in their own unique styles – caught the attention of the Nobel committee.
Popular children's author Rick Riordan says he wants to bring Thor and Odin and other Norse gods into the modern world.
Too much traffic to the Pottermore site means Harry Potter fans will have to wait for the series e-books.
Thomas Pynchon is the American author closest to top, but still considered a long shot with odds of 16 to 1.
The release of Sendak's new book, 'Bumble-ardy,' lets readers see both the tender and curmudgeonly sides of the children's writer
A "missing content" notification on the Kindle e-book version of "Reamde" has angry readers venting on Amazon's website.