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Random House to publish Trump impeachment report

A leading publisher will release a book edition next week of the House Intelligence Committee’s findings on President Donald Trump. Random House told The Associated Press on Wednesday that &l...

Free e-book aims to spark talk on ‘culture of health’

NEW YORK (AP) — Roxane Gay, Pam Belluck and Martha Wells are among the contributors to a free e-book story compilation supported by the public health philanthropy the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. ...

Libraries to boycott publisher's e-book policy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several large library systems across the U.S. are suspending purchases of all electronic versions of Macmillan Publishers' new releases in a protest against the publishing house'...

Library exhibit offers glimpse into Salinger's life and work

NEW YORK (AP) — As he worked on early drafts of "The Catcher in the Rye," a novel which proved both scandalous and life-changing, J.D. Salinger considered adding his generation's idea of a trigger ale...

'How to Raise a Reader' gathers dos, don'ts and book lists

"How to Raise a Reader" (Workman Publishing), by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo Whether your child is yet-to-be-born, a teenager or somewhere in between, "How to Raise a Reader" has som...

Sales for 'Handmaid's Tale' sequel top 125,000 copies

NEW YORK (AP) — Sales for Margaret Atwood's "The Testaments," her highly anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale," have already topped 100,000 copies. "The Testaments" was release...

Spanish edition of 'When the Crawdads Sing' out next month

NEW YORK (AP) — Delia Owens' "When the Crawdads Sing," the million-selling novel about a young girl's life in a North Carolina coastal marsh, is coming out in the U.S. in a Spanish-language edition. ...

'Buzz Books' e-book offers free excerpts of romance fiction

NEW YORK (AP) — Romance fiction from Sabrina Jeffries and Julia London will be among more than a dozen excerpts from a free e-book compilation. "Buzz Books 2019: Romance" was release...

'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...

Japan’s Rakuten signs alliance with Taiwan’s PChome Online

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten signed an agreement with Taiwan’s PChome Online which will strengthen exchanges between their membership programs, reports said Thursday....

Publishers ready plans for Mueller report books

NEW YORK (AP) — If and when the Mueller report is released, publishers will have books ready. On Thursday, Scribner and The Washington Post announced a joint project for an "instant"...

Forget Netflix - The real joy of movies is still in theaters

NEW YORK (AP) — Sure, it's easy to Netflix and chill these days. Or Prime and recline. Or Hulu and ... well, whatever. But if you really want to savor a film, there's still no substitute for a movie t...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 19, the 323rd day of 2018. There are 42 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 19, 18...

APNewsBreak: Obama's memoir sells more than 700,000 copies

NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama's "Becoming" is already well on its way to selling a million copies. Crown Publishing tells The Associated Press on Friday that the former first lady's...