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The Charlotte Observer
Lanier follows up the boldly predictive "You Are Not a Gadget" with a jeremiad against the concentration of money and power in our digital networks.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Job Moves: April 18, 2014
Christina Pecorale has been promoted to senior director, children's sales at Simon & Schuster.
New York Daily News
Cronut creator Dominique Ansel is celebrating the unveiling of his cookbook's cover by handing out free Cronuts and Milk and Cookie shot glasses throughout Manhattan.
New mystery make interns scary; Nordic Noir welcome again
Riddle me this. What's ubiquitous in a workplace? Moves unnoticed among employees? Is energetic, enthusiastic and sometimes exploited? Interns.
Book Club: Behold the Cover to Dominique Ansel's New Cookbook
Back in August news came that chef Dominique Ansel landed a cookbook deal with Simon & Schuster , and here now: the cover.
Clinton memoir gets a title: 'Hard Choices'
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's much anticipated next memoir will be titled "Hard Choices," the book's publisher announced Friday.
The Washington Post
Publisher reveals title for Hillary Clintona s memoir
Hillary Rodham Clinton's forthcoming memoir of her four years as secretary of state will be titled "Hard Choices," her publisher announced Friday morning.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
'Signed, Sealed, Delivered' - the history and art of letters
Westport author Nina Sankovitch will be talking about her new book, "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" at the Westport Barnes & Noble store on April 24 at 7 p.m. Photo: Contributed Photo, Contributed Photo The art of letter writing is examined in the new Nina Sankovitch book, "Signed, Sealed, Delivered."
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Libris Awards 2014 Shortlist Revealed
Libris nominees and winners are selected by members of the Canadian Book industry, and a record number of votes were cast for the 2014 awards.
American cinema: A man in full
John Wayne: The Life and Legend. By Scott Eyman. Simon and Schuster; 512 pages; $32.50 and A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk SOON after his 57th birthday, John Wayne learned that he had a big cancerous tumour on his left lung.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
New Book to Analyze Hillary's Tenure as Secretary of State
A new book about Hillary Clinton's time at the State Department is set to be published as speculation swirls that the former secretary of state will run for president in 2016.
Penguin Random House Acquires Santillana's Trade Book Business
Penguin Random House, the global trade book publishing group established last year by parent companies Bertelsmann and Pearson, announced on March 19, 2014 that on that date it signed agreements with Santillana, the book publishing business majority-controlled by the Spanish media conglomerate Promotora de Informaciones, S.A , to acquire the trade ... (more)
Simon & Schuster vp, director of children's sales Mary Marotta will move over on May 5 to become deputy publisher for Aladdin, Little Simon, Simon Pulse and Simon Spotlight, reporting to division president Jon Anderson.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Job Moves: April 14, 2014
Jillian Vandall has joined Random House Children's Books as publicist. She was previously an associate publicist at Simon & Schuster.
Jennifer Carpenter Developing 'Death Class' as Drama Series
Actress Jennifer Carpenter and producer George Stelzner are developing a drama series based on the recent non-fiction book "The Death Class: A True Story About Life."
Making sense of our senses
Have you just fallen in love? Found the perfect job? Bought a shiny new car? You might attribute these judgements and decisions to a host of considered reasons and instincts, but you might also take a closer look at the beverage you drank, the chair you sat on, and shirt you wore today.
Book Review: 'Love Life' by Rob Lowe
BY BROOKE LEFFERTS When you look at actor Rob Lowe - especially on the cover of his new book, "Love Life" - you can't help but think that guy has it all: looks, talent, a great marriage and family, and a successful career.
Dinner Tonight: Cacio e Pepe
"My dear friend Mauro Vincenti was a larger-than-life character," writes Jonathan Waxman in Italian, My Way .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
2."The Boys in the Boat," by Daniel James Brown A scrappy U.S. Crew team competes for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Carter examines women, religion, power in new book
"A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power" by Jimmy Carter c.2014, Simon & Schuster $28.00 / $34.00 Canada 213 pages "No Gurlz Allowed."