Books: Print Is Here to Stay

Don't Burn Your Books—Print Is Here to Stay
Wall Street Journal
Half a decade into the e-book revolution, though, the prognosis for traditional books is suddenly looking brighter. Hardcover books are displaying surprising resiliency. The growth in e-book sales is slowing markedly. And purchases of e-readers are ...

Wall Street Journal

Crime novelist Dennis Lehane offers spot in book for finding lost dog (blog)
... bring Tessa back to their home in Brookline, Mass., near Boston. The 47-year-old author ofbooks including "Mystic River" and "Gone, Baby, Gone" is offering a monetary reward and has said he'll name a character in his next book after whoever finds ...

Thomas Pynchon to Publish New Book
New York Times (blog)
He is suspicious of e-books, does not like to have his picture taken, and is often rumored to be on the short-list of American novelists who might win the Nobel prize for literature. The secretive novelist Thomas Pynchon is back. He will publish a new ...

Uncommon Advice for Seeking a Fresh Start
New York Times
Remarkably, three books have emerged since the nonfateful winter solstice that can help everyone become a finer creature in the brave new world of 2013. All of these books — one about self-image, one about diet and one about habits — would seem, on ...

New York Times

The Power of Patient-Expert Books
Huffington Post
Patient-authors also narrate the experience of illness. That is why I hope health care professionals (HCPs) are also reading books written by patients. A book like No-Sugar Added Poetry, for example, can give HCPs immediate access to some of the ...

Book Buzz: Quentin Tarantino, book critic?
Quentin Tarantino, critic: Earlier this week, Quentin Tarantino revealed to Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air that after he turns 60, he will stop making films, and instead will write scripts, books andbook reviews. New Kerouac adaptation: Watch the ...

'The End of Your Life Book Club,' by Will Schwalbe
New York Times
As its title suggests, these discussions are the ostensible subject of Will Schwalbe's memoir, “The End of Your Life Book Club.” But just as the books themselves served as excuses for Mary Anne and Will to talk of difficult things — particularly ...

Book News: A Lukewarm Nobel, Roald Dahl in Flight : The New Yorker
By Andrea DenHoed
Gerda Lerner, author and pioneer of women's history, has died at the age of ninety-two. “There aren't any obvious candidates for the Nobel prize and the prize committee is in an unenviable situation.” Newly opened records reveal that ...

iBook Lessons: Childrens picture books | TUAW - The Unofficial ...
By Erica Sadun
In this case, the material was a children's picture book. And because of that, I suggested going with the iBookstore instead. The iBooks Author software, available freely from Apple, provides a much better match to picture book layout and ...
TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Weblog

TED Blog | New TED Book: In Mistrust We Trust
By Kate Torgovnick
With his provocative new book, In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don't Trust Our Leaders?, political commentator Ivan Krastev explores this incongruity between our political head and heart. There has been a profound decline of the public's trust in the ... for the Kindle and Nook, as well as through the iBookstore. Or download the TED Books app for your iPad or iPhone and get a subscription, which for $4.99 a month lets you download all the books you can read.
TED Blog

Neil Gaiman's Journal: Amazing Book Cover Announcements and ...
By Neil
The Ocean at the End of the Lane is a fable that reshapes modern fantasy: moving, terrifying and elegiac—as pure as a dream, as delicate as a butterfly's wing, as dangerous as a knife in the dark. It began for our narrator forty years ago when ...
Neil Gaiman's Journal

Gary Shteyngart Gets Book Blurb Documentary - GalleyCat
By Jason Boog
Gary Shteyngart Gets Book Blurb Documentary. ... next job Guinness World Records is looking for a Records Manager- (Gaming). next job Quayside Publishing Group is looking for a Acquiring Editor. next job Random House U.S.A is looking for a eBook Assistant Production Manager - Digital Operations. see all ... Journalist Edward Champion has released “Shteyngart Blurbs,” a short documentary looking at the life and book blurbs of Gary Shteyngart (along with the history of blurbs).

MeeGenius! Kids' Books - The Read-Along Educational App for ...
MeeGenius is the fun, free and easy-to-use library of e-books you and your little ... Create your ownbook club and share your child's favorite books with their ...!.../id364734296?...

Book takes you behind the scenes at 'Downton Abbey' -
Author opens door to cast and characters in companion guide to popular PBS show ... The book is expected to make the New York Times best-sellers list on ... as deputy editor of Country Life Magazine, before writing several other books.

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