Neither fire nor fury for Wolff's new Trump book

NEW YORK (AP) — The sequel to Michael Wolff's million-selling "Fire and Fury" is not attracting the same kind of interest, not even from President Donald Trump. NPD BookScan reports ...

Publisher drops Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein

NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park 5 prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating o...

Book sales are steady, but tariffs are on publishers' minds

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands gathered to talk about upcoming books, hear from favorite authors and review the current market at the industry convention BookExpo and the fan-based BookCon. ...

Herman Wouk, a consummate writer until the end, dies at 103

NEW YORK (AP) — Herman Wouk was a prize-winning, million-selling author never quite in fashion. He was a religious Jew among secular peers, a respecter of authority in a field of reb...

Poet laureate writes tribute for Statue of Liberty Museum

NEW YORK (AP) — At a time when families have been separated at the Mexican border and children placed in cages, the country's poet laureate is invoking an old and welcoming spirit for those seeking to...

'Caine Mutiny,' 'Winds of War' author Herman Wouk has died

NEW YORK (AP) — Herman Wouk (wohk), the versatile author of "The Caine Mutiny" and the World War II epics "The Winds of War" and "War and Remembrance," has died at age 103. Literary ...

Historian Rick Atkinson digs deep into Revolutionary War

NEW YORK (AP) — As he researched the first volume of his planned American Revolution trilogy, Rick Atkinson traveled from the battlefields of Massachusetts to London's Windsor Castle, where he looked ...

Yale historian wins Parkman Prize for Frederick Douglass bio

NEW YORK (AP) — Yale University historian David W. Blight, author of a celebrated biography of Frederick Douglass, can hardly keep up with all the honors. In the past three months, B...

John Lukacs, iconoclastic historian, dead at 95

NEW YORK (AP) — John Lukacs, the iconoclastic historian who brooded over the future of Western civilization, wrote a best-selling tribute to Winston Churchill, and produced a substantial and often des...

'The Mueller Report' is officially a best-seller

NEW YORK (AP) — "The Mueller Report" is now officially a best-seller. A published edition of the government findings on alleged ties between Russian officials and Donald Trump's pres...

Nora Roberts sues Brazilian author, cites 'multi-plagiarism'

NEW YORK (AP) — Best-selling novelist Nora Roberts is suing a Brazilian writer for copyright infringement, alleging that Cristiane Serruya has committed "multi-plagiarism" on a "rare and scandalous" l...

Prince memoir 'The Beautiful Ones' coming out in the fall

NEW YORK (AP) — The memoir Prince was working on at the time of his death is coming out Oct. 29. Random House confirmed Monday to The Associated Press that "The Beautiful Ones" will ...

Publishers hurry to release book editions of Mueller Report

NEW YORK (AP) — With the Mueller Report finally out, at least in redacted form, publishers are hurrying to release book editions. Two Mueller Report books already are in the top 100 on Amazon.com. ...

Redaction nation: US history brims with partial deletions

NEW YORK (AP) — Somewhere in the shadows of federal bureaucracy, there was an issue about the drinking habits of Augusto Pinochet. The National Security Archive, an advocate for open...

'Deeply candid' Demi Moore memoir coming in September

NEW YORK (AP) — Nine years after her book deal was first announced, Demi Moore is ready to release a memoir her publisher calls "deeply candid and insightful." Moore's "Inside Out" i...