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.
The book series featuring science teacher Ms. Frizzle and her unusual field trips has 58 million books in print in 10 languages.
Walter Payton's family says of the recent disclosures about the football star: "Some [are] true, some [are] untrue"
Bill O'Reilly says he focused on Lincoln to show Americans "what true leadership is."
True crimes in 19th-century New York and Nazi-occupied Paris make for compelling reading.