The Great Controversy dumped on Chicago

600,000 Religious Books Dumped On Chicagoans

News by Peter Derk March 24, 2016
Chicago gets "gift" of 600,000 religious books.
‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ Set to Hit Broadway

‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ Set to Hit Broadway

News by Raine Winters
Here’s hoping it’ll live up to the original!
How You Announce Your Memoir When You're Prince

How You Announce Your Memoir When You're Prince

News by Peter Derk March 21, 2016
Prince announces his upcoming 2017 memoir in no less than two outfits.
Roald Dahl Reaches #1 on UK Bestseller List

Roald Dahl Reaches #1 on UK Bestseller List

News by Raine Winters
There’s a first time for everything.
Amazon Developing Selfie Pay System

Amazon Developing Selfie Pay System

News by Raine Winters
Take a picture, buy a book.
Who Is Russia's Favorite Writer?

Who Is Russia's Favorite Writer?

News by Peter Derk March 16, 2016
Russians were surveyed to find their favorite writer. Who takes the cake?
Tom Hanks Stars in First 'A Hologram for the King' Trailer

First 'A Hologram for the King' Trailer Arrives

News by Joshua Chaplinsky March 16, 2016
Starring Tom Hanks, directed by Tom Tykwer, based on the novel by Dave Eggers — that's a lot of pedigree.
Amy Schumer’s New Book Out in August

Amy Schumer’s New Book Out in August

News by Raine Winters March 14, 2016
Will you be reading?
‘Making a Murderer’ Lawyer Lands Book Deal

‘Making a Murderer’ Lawyer Lands Book Deal

News by Raine Winters March 10, 2016
The story of Steven Avery isn’t over just yet.
The Most Dangerous Writing App Lives Up To Its Name

The Most Dangerous Writing App Lives Up To Its Name

News by Peter Derk March 7, 2016
@maebert claims he's invented the Most Dangerous Writing App. Has he?
'The Dark Tower' Movie Is Definitely, Really, Totally A Thing

'The Dark Tower' Movie Is Definitely, Really, Totally A Thing

News by Peter Derk
'The Dark Tower' movie? It's real. It's happening. It's time to celebrate.
Tom McCarthy to Direct Netflix Series ’13 Reasons Why’

Tom McCarthy to Direct Netflix Series ’13 Reasons Why’

News by Riki Cleveland
Fresh off a Best Picture win for his Oscar-winning film Spotlight, McCarthy will also executive produce the 13-episode series.
YA Novels Featuring Mulder and Scully Releasing January 2017

YA Novels Featuring Mulder and Scully Releasing January 2017

News by Riki Cleveland
With Mulder and Scully’s history safely in two competent novelist’s hands, die-hard X-Files fans can be sure that these origin stories will answer questions long asked of the series.
John Grisham Gives Away New Book for Free

John Grisham Gives Away New Book for Free

News by Raine Winters
Proof that writing can benefit a noble cause.
How to Write a Thesis by Umberto Eco

5 Remembrances of Umberto Eco

News by Peter Derk
Literary great Umberto Eco has passed away. Here are 5 remembrances of the man and his work.
Cemetery

Book Clubs Delay Inevitable Death

News by Peter Derk
Turns out that a book club can save your life. Well, a couple years of it, anyway.
Lost J.R.R. Tolkien Poems Discovered

Lost J.R.R. Tolkien Poems Discovered

News by Raine Winters
One (or in this case, two) poem to rule them all.
'Harry Potter And the Cursed Child' Book Coming This Summer

'Harry Potter And the Cursed Child' Book Coming This Summer

News by Peter Derk
Fans and Muggles Rejoice: New Harry Potter Book Coming This Summer.
Fans Petition for Terry Pratchett Statue

Fans Petition for Terry Pratchett Statue

News by Raine Winters
Many long to see the famous author immortalized in stone.
Open-Carry Customers Receive 10% Discount at Texas Bookstore

Open-Carry Customers Receive 10% Discount at Texas Bookstore

News by Raine Winters
Let’s hope no one gets into a fight over the last copy of 'Harry Potter.'
Behind The Scenes With Lansdale's 'Hap and Leonard'

Behind The Scenes With Lansdale's 'Hap and Leonard'

News by Peter Derk
Take a look at SundanceTV's upcoming 'Hap and Leonard.'
French Comics Festival Receives Bad Publicity for Poor Joke

French Comics Festival Receives Bad Publicity for Poor Joke

News by Raine Winters February 4, 2016
Aaand … cue the backlash!
Tom Sharpe’s Partner Buried His Ashes Illegally

Tom Sharpe’s Partner Buried His Ashes Illegally

News by Raine Winters
Because what writer wouldn’t want to be buried with a bottle of whiskey, a good cigar, and a pen?