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Maison Assouline: London's Luxury Shop For Bibliophiles
Don't judge a book by its cover is a dictum in need of reevaluation when it comes to Assouline books. Founded 22 years ago by Prosper and Martine Assouline, this iconic publishing company has been producing luxuriously bound, limited edition books ...

'Game of Thrones' author teases two possible new books in 2018
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Author George R.R. Martin has hinted at the possibility of not one but two new "Game of Thrones" books in 2018, whetting the appetites of fans who have been waiting for the next installment of the epic saga since 2011. Martin ...

That Gruesome Game of Thrones Battle Paid Tribute to the Books in a Major Way
As is the case with most GoT battles, this one was gruesome, but there was one particular detail that was a direct callback to George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire book series. At one point, one of Euron's men cut the tongue out of one of Yara's ...

Google parent books $2.7B fine as European fight looms
This Tuesday, July 19, 2016, file photo shows the Google logo at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, reports earnings on Monday, July 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). Google ...

I've written half a dozen books — but I think 'write a book' is some of the worst advice you can give
There has been no worse piece of advice out there recently than: If you're an entrepreneur, write a book. Not only has this little pitch sucked up thousands of hours of the time of otherwise productive business people, it has flooded the world with ...

Books From the Frick to Offer Authors' Views on Major Works
From left, Edmund de Waal, Hilary Mantel and James Ivory, who will contribute writing to Frick Diptychs, a series of books to be published by the Frick museum. Credit From left: Andrew Testa for the New York Times, left and center; Elizabeth Lippman ...

Why did United try to ban Comic-Con travelers from checking comic books?
Travelers leaving San Diego Comic-Con on United Airlines got an unwelcome surprise this weekend, when United said that comic books were banned in checked luggage. United claimed this was a TSA-mandated rule for all airlines operating out of San ...

Publishers Claim An OJ Simpson Book Deal Would Be Bad PR
TMZ reports that even though OJ Simpson was recently granted parole and there is interest in Simpson-related projects (like the 30 for 30 documentary and The People vs. O.J. Simpson), most major publishers do not plan to offer him a book deal when he ...

Neal Porter Moves Imprint to Holiday House
Acclaimed children's publisher Neal Porter, currently publisher of Neal Porter Books at Macmillan Children's Book Group, will join Holiday House as v-p and publisher of Neal Porter Books, effective September 18. Porter will report to Derek Stordahl ...

The British Library Will Release Two New Books Inspired by “Harry Potter”
Last week, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and final book in J.K. Rowling's beloved series about a bespectacled boy wizard celebrated its 10th anniversary. In the years since the book's publication, there have been plenty of magical ...

Noted personality releases third book
... last show (she had interviewed him many years before); being a television-show host; and, as a volunteer, organizing gala events and raising millions of dollars for charities. The book is available from IBJ Book Publishing at ibjbp.com and on ...

Raleigh mom's book finds humor in summer with the kids
Local writers William Finger and Drew Bridges each won a Next Generation Indie Book award from the Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group. Finger, who lives in Raleigh, won in the general memoir category for “The Crane Dance: Taking Flight ...

Yes, some comics are for kids -- and they're big business
They finished something." Telgemeier says she draws comics for the kid she once was, the one who wanted more than newspaper strips, or DC and Marvel superhero comics. At first, she had to self-publish. "When I started publishing, really the top five ...

Princess Diana TV programming, books to mark 20th anniversary of her death
Two decades after her death, Princess Diana's charisma endures. So does the tragic story of the mother of Prince William and Prince Harry. Diana was just 36 when she died after the car she was riding in crashed in a Paris tunnel on Aug. 31, 1997. But ...





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