A long overdue biography of one of the greatest baseball players of all time.
Hilary Mantel's novel "Wolf Hall" took top honors at the National Book Critics Circle awards.
Mystery, betrayal, folklore, and a hint of magic work together in this enchanting debut novel set in 1930s England.
Not every country has been so accommodating, but Italy seems happy to allow Google to digitize rare books.
What’s wrong with the higher education system in the US and how can we fix it?
What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.
The Canadian government will decide "soon" whether to allow giant American bookseller Amazon.com to set up a distribution center in Canada.
Author Heidi Durrow discusses her debut novel, "The Girl Who Fell from the Sky."
Will there ever be another heroine with the staying power of Alice?
Reviewers are finding few bombshells in Karl Rove's "Courage and Consquence." But there are a couple of surprises.
The latest collection of essays by quintessential New Yorker writer John McPhee includes some of his most personal writing to date.
Oscar winners "Crazy Heart," "Precious," "The Blind Side," and "The Secret in their Eyes" all took their inspiration from books.
A thorough – and sometimes painful – examination of the struggles of the US auto industry.
A collection of the poetry that helped today's women to find their voices.