News on Books continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | The New York Observer
Were Paul Blake the kind of person who took "no" for an answer, Broadway would never have seen White Christmas , and it would never know what Beautiful is.
Is America's government too big?
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
4 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising
What was the best book of 2013? Depends on the metrics you use. If you're going with fancy literary prizes, then it's probably Eleanor Catton 's novel " The Luminaries ," which won the Man Booker Prize , or James McBride 's novel " The Good Lord Bird ," which won the National Book Award for fiction .
4 hrs ago | BBC News
Only Fools and Horses star David Jason and schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai have both won prizes at the Specsavers National Book Awards.
4 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Not even Harry Styles or George Clooney can compete with Kate Middleton and her husband Prince William, at least in the UK.
5 hrs ago | 7x7
Just because it's the end of the year, doesn't mean there is a lack of comedy shows.
8 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter
The MSNBC host will write a monthly column for the D.C. newspaper, editorial page editor Fred Hiatt announced on Wednesday.
8 hrs ago | Mediaite.com
In a memo to WaPo staff this morning, editorial page editor Fred Hiatt made the announcement.
8 hrs ago | Deadline
EXCLUSIVE : Spike TV has put in development Basket Case , a drama with a comedic bent based on the best-selling novel by author and journalist Carl Hiaasen, with Rob Reiner on board to direct and executive produce.
10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
The actor is expected to be back for the latest Lee Child adaptation, which will be based on his novel Never Go Back The Jack Reacher sequel's source material is called Never Go Back... but don't tell that to Tom Cruise.
12 hrs ago | Croydon Guardian
A drama teacher has lent his voice to the first Harry Potter character created since J.K. Rowling's final book was published.
13 hrs ago | Mashable
Apple and its eponymous logo lost some luster in 2013. Experts questioned the company's ability to innovate .
The sequel to this year's hit World War Z has found its director. Juan Antonio Bayona, who directed the acclaimed true story The Impossible in 2012, has been hired by Paramount, Skydance and Brad Pitt's Plan B to direct.
Reading is an intimate experience. When you pick up a book and put your eyes to paper or pixels, there is nothing between you and the author's mind.
Louis Zamperini spent time in an agonizing prison camp being tortured by the Japanese as a WWII POW.
If you're preparing to send out hundreds of holiday greetings in a single email blast, you probably missed the dust-up between the philatelists and the marketing department over the U.S. Postal Service's new Harry Potter stamps.
There's another "Castle" -derived graphic novel, "Unholy Storm," coming this spring.
The eighteenth and most recent book in the series, "Never Go Back," will form the basis of this follow-up to 2012's well-received adaptation of Lee Child's bestselling novel series.