Books Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Books. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 90,414 in Books

  1. ...takes greater formal and intellectual risks than mostRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | MetaFilter

    The New York Times calls David Mitchell's new novel, "The Bone Clocks," his most ambitious novel.

    Comment?

  2. Nova Scotia food and film fest offers feast for eyes and bellies alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Anthony Bourdain, a celebrity chef turned food writer and journalist acclaimed for his food travel series "Parts Unknown" and "No Reservations," as well as his best-selling book "Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly" will make an appearance at "Devour! The Food Film Fest."

    Comment?

  3. Mel Raido to star opposite Kate Beckinsale in "Disappointments Room"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - British actor Mel Raido is set to star opposite Kate Beckinsale in Relativity Studios' dramatic thriller "The Disappointments Room" which will begin filming on Sept.

    Comment?

  4. 'Harry Potter' director may helm 'Fantastic Beasts' spinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | CNET News.com

    Director David Yates is in talks to take on the Harry Potter spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" by author J.K. Rowling.

    Comment?

  5. Hachette author of 'The Goldfinch' not hurt by Amazon tiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    Amazon.com Inc.'s spat with book publisher Hachette Book Group hasn't hurt sales of Hachette-published "The Goldfinch," by author Donna Tartt . The Wall Street Journal estimates "The Goldfinch" has generated $10 million in revenues for Hachette on sales of about 600,000 hardcover books.

    Comment?

  6. Diagon Alley adds new magic to Universal OrlandoRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Miami Herald

    Like magic - or more like an extremely savvy feat of theme park planning - an umbrella extending from the side of the building in front of her produced thunder and rain.

    Comment?

  7. 'Wild' and 'The Boxtrolls' open at film festivals; 'Sin City 2' bombs: this week in moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Oregonian

    "Wild" will make its world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival this weekend.

    Comment?

  8. Luke Bracey talks 'November Man' and 'Point Break' remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The London Free Press

    Aussie actor Luke Bracey was only a kid when the movie GoldenEye came out, and grew up wide-eyed at exploits of Pierce Brosnan's version of suave secret agent James Bond.

    Comment?

  9. Here's what you can do to protect your kids from media profanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Deseret News

    This film image released by Paramount Pictures shows Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort in a scene from The Wolf of Wall Street.

    Comment?

  10. Hillary Clinton is a war hawk - Sen. Rand PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Russia Taday

    The US Senator from Kentucky has warned that if Hillary Clinton, the former US Secretary of State, becomes the next American president, she could get the United States bogged down in yet another conflict in the Middle East.

    Comment?

  11. Sen. Rand Paul calls Hillary Clinton a 'war hawk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Times of Israel

    Calling Hillary Rodham Clinton "a war hawk," Sen. Rand Paul said that if the former secretary of state seeks the presidency, some voters will worry that she will get the US involved in another Mideast war.

    Comment?

  12. How to use two powerful tools to collaborate on writing projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Cult of Mac Blog

    These days you can easily share data and collaborate on almost anything, from Rdio playlists to photo streams.

    Comment?

  13. 2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival: Amity Shlaes, "The Forgotten Man: A...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Book TV

    ... Reading Festival from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, New York. Amity Shlaes' books include Coolidge and The Greedy Hand: How Taxes Drive Americans Crazy and What to Do About It. She is the chair of the Board ...

    Comment?

  14. Before summer ends: Go backstage at Universal HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | USA Today

    ... for 2016, when The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will open. A similar rendition of J.K. Rowling's enormously popular books and films has been extremely successful at Universal's Florida parks. Biggest Thrills: By combining scary effects with a ...

    Comment?

  15. Rohnert Park-Cotati Library newsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Community Voice

    Our book discussion group meets next on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., discussing "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot.

    Comment?

  16. TV series boosts Diana Gabaldon's 'Outlander'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | USA Today

    ... the first novel in Diana Gabaldon's time-traveling series, Outlander , hits No. 5 on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list, its highest rank ever. Credit a $1.99 e-book discount and the Aug. 9 debut of a TV series based on the novel about a World War ...

    Comment?

  17. Bond 24' - " new villain will be iconic like Jaws - Film NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | NME

    Daniel Craig's adversary in Bond 24 will be iconic like Jaws and Oddjob. A James Bond fansite has revealed that casting has begun for the main henchman assassin in 007's next adventure.

    Comment?

  18. Piketty's Errors Mirror Marx's, Paper FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Wall Street Journal

    There's more criticism over Thomas Piketty's best-selling "Capital in the Twenty-First Century," this time from Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson, two well-known economics professors.

    Comment?

  19. Understanding Piketty, Part 3Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Seeking Alpha

    Part 3 of Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century is the longest section of the book , providing his analysis of inequality at the level of individuals.

    Comment?

  20. How books can help good kids turn into great adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Effingham Herald

    Matthew de la Pea knows what a profound impact literature can have on kids. As an author of young-adult fiction, he can talk all about how books like "The House on Mango Street" made him a reader by showing him diverse, non-white characters he identified with.

    Comment?