1/14/10 Monitor Books podcast, including a discussion of recent books made into movies and an interview with author Jayne Anne Philllips
1/14/10 bestseller lists based on reporting from independent bookstores
Why one cook prefers to work with old-style cookbooks.
From Bill Clinton to Vince Lombardi, a collection of the best from journalist David Maraniss.
A writer spent a year asking herself: What would Oprah do?
Miep Gies, one of the heroes who sheltered the Frank family, always insisted that she did nothing out of the ordinary.
Is China set to displace the US as the new global superpower?
"Game Change" by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann offers more heat than light.
How short can you tell it? Your life in just six words
A sports journalist highlights all that is best in the NBA.
Yoko Ono says her next book will be a memoir, to be published in 2015.
A writer sets out on a year-long quest to find happiness.
Amazon's latest Kindle DX will allow readers in 100 countries wireless access to books.
The author of ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ takes a thorough look at one of life’s most sought-after social constructs: marriage.
Forget Ashton Kutcher. Isn't there a favorite fictional character you would rather follow on Twitter?
The Monitor takes a look at some 2010 titles, including "The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun" by Gretchen Rubin
Anne Tyler’s quirky humor, compassion, and skill all shine in this, her 18th novel.