Paul Salopek, the man behind the Out of Eden project, walked into Jerusalem recently and talked with the Monitor about his epic adventure circumnavigating the world.
A review of a 'best books of the year' list reveals just how essential a particular mark of punctuation is to book titles.
Some literary classics are now being adapted for the youngest of readers.
The Herman Melville book 'Moby-Dick' has been parodied on TV and several directors have tried to capture the classic novel on film, though no movie version has quite attained classic status.
Google today honors Herman Melville books, such as his novel 'Moby Dick,' which was published 161 years ago today.