The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending September 21st: Fiction 1. Emma: An Audible Original Drama by Jane Austen & Anna Lea, narrated by Emma Thompson, Joanne...

Woodson, Groff among finalists for $50,000 literary prize

NEW YORK (AP) — A story collection by Lauren Groff and a middle grade novel by Jacqueline Woodson are among the finalists for the $50,000 Kirkus Prize. On Tuesday, the trade publicat...

Review: Novel by Hank Green is out of this world

"An Absolutely Remarkable Thing" (Dutton), by Hank Green What if a huge, stagnant robot appeared out of nowhere on the streets of New York City? And what if you were the key to solvi...

Taiwan spying propaganda an exercise in rank CCP hypocrisy 

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- A collection of falsehoods, baseless statements, concocted case studies, and Communist Party propaganda. That is about all that can be said about the ludicrous Taiwanese spy...

Daisy Johnson, Rachel Kushner among Man Booker finalists

LONDON (AP) — Three U.K. authors, two Americans and a Canadian are finalists for the Man Booker Prize for fiction. The shortlist announced Thursday includes two first novels: U.K. po...

Hala Alyan, Ta-Nehisi Coates win Dayton Literary Peace Prize

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A debut novel about a displaced Palestinian family and a book of essays exploring race and identity during Barack Obama's presidency have been named the winners of the annual Dayto...

Rich sales for 'Crazy Rich Asians' books

New York (AP) — "Crazy Rich Asians" isn't just a hit at the box office. Kevin Kwan's novel and its two follow-ups have sold 1.5 million copies this year, Knopf Doubleday announced Mo...

Tayari Jones and Tommy Orange among book award finalists

NEW YORK (AP) — Tayari Jones' "An American Marriage" and Tommy Orange's "There, There," two of the year's most talked-about novels, are on the fiction longlist for the National Book Awards. ...

Poets Tretheway, Hayes on National Book Awards longlist

NEW YORK (AP) — Pulitzer Prize winners Natasha Trethewey and Rae Armantrout are among those on the poetry longlist for the National Book Awards. The National Book Foundation announce...

From 'Murphy Brown' to le Carre, 6 new shows worth watching

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's more new television to watch than is humanly possible. But everyone has to make a time-allocation decision in the end, and that's what we're here to help with. ...

Review: 'Colorblind' is well-written, fast-paced yarn

"Robert B. Parker's Colorblind" (G.P. Putnam's Sons), by Reed Farrel Coleman Small-town Massachusetts Police Chief Jesse Stone's lifelong drinking problem hit bottom in "The Hangman'...

New study finds fiction reading down, poetry up

NEW YORK (AP) — A new government study finds adult Americans are reading fewer novels and short stories, but showed a big jump in poetry and increases in attendance at arts festivals, concerts and pla...

Woodward book goes on sale as ex-Trump aides push back

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new White House tell-all from journalist Bob Woodward, the election season's most-talked-about political book, officially went on sale Tuesday as several former aides of President ...

As Trump fumes over leaks, Woodward pushes back on criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump vented over White House leaks Monday as a new tell-all book commands attention, an anonymous writer detailing "resistance" in the administration remains at lar...

'The Hate U Give' puts Black Lives Matter on the screen

TORONTO (AP) — The short story that begat Angie Thomas' breakthrough young adult novel "The Hate U Give" was inspired by the shooting of Oscar Grant III, the Oakland, Calif., African-American 22-year-...