- Haslam signs bill seeking to end book shredding Updated: Apr-23-14 7:25 pm
- Play 'An Act of God' eyes space on Broadway Updated: Apr-23-14 2:19 pm
- New book provides backstage pass to rock history Updated: Apr-23-14 12:17 pm
- Bourque wins Louisiana Writer Award Updated: Apr-23-14 4:08 am
- Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript Updated: Apr-22-14 3:47 pm
- David Foster Wallace's estate opposes biopic Updated: Apr-21-14 10:16 pm
- Andrew Gross asks tough questions in new novel Updated: Apr-21-14 2:23 pm
- Literary Dublin offers much more than Bloomsday Updated: Apr-21-14 12:21 pm
- Poll: Big Bang a big question for most Americans Updated: Apr-21-14 12:01 pm
- 'A Window on Eternity' finds joy in African park Updated: Apr-21-14 11:25 am
- Elizabeth Spencer wins $30,000 short story prize Updated: Apr-21-14 10:07 am
- Mark Alpert's latest book is dark fantasy thriller Updated: Apr-21-14 10:07 am
- Poet Claudia Rankine wins $50,000 Jackson prize Updated: Apr-21-14 9:35 am
- David Baldacci hits 'The Target' with new thriller Updated: Apr-21-14 8:55 am
- Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 Updated: Apr-20-14 8:41 pm
- Canadian author Alistair MacLeod dies at 77 Updated: Apr-20-14 8:20 pm
- Library won't take Maine horror writer's archives Updated: Apr-20-14 8:13 am
- Mother, son team up for children's books Updated: Apr-19-14 1:55 pm
- DC convention center hosts Awesome Con Updated: Apr-19-14 12:56 pm
- Poet participates in experimental writing project Updated: Apr-19-14 5:04 am
- After his death, Garcia Marquez book sales soar Updated: Apr-18-14 4:25 pm
- Garcia Marquez: More than just a magic realist Updated: Apr-18-14 3:37 pm
- Paul Stanley on his love for another mask Updated: Apr-18-14 1:37 pm
- Terre Haute contest inspires love of reading Updated: Apr-18-14 9:34 am
- Review: 'Act One' is a sweet ode to the theater Updated: Apr-17-14 9:04 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a bill into law to ban the shredding of Imagination Library books delivered to the incorrect addresses.
NEW YORK - Someone pretty critic-proof is coming to Broadway: The Almighty.
"There Goes Gravity" (Riverhead), by Lisa Robinson
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana poet Darrell Bourque has won the 2014 Louisiana Writer Award, given annually to recognize outstanding contributions to Louisiana's literary and intellectual life.
MEXICO CITY - Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor told The Associated Press on Tuesday as the writer's compatriots held a musical tribute to him in his native Colombia.
LOS ANGELES - Relatives of David Foster Wallace say they're opposed to the upcoming film "The End of the Tour," which is based on David Lipsky's 2010 book "Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace."
"Everything to Lose" (William Morrow), by Andrew Gross
DUBLIN - James Joyce immortalized this misty port city in his literary epic "Ulysses," though many Dubliners freely admit they haven't read a word of the stream-of-consciousness novel. That doesn't stop them from throwing a huge celebration every June 16, honoring the day in 1904 when the fictional Leopold Bloom perambulated through the streets of the author's hometown.
WASHINGTON - While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK poll found.
"A Window on Eternity" (Simon & Schuster), by Edward O. Wilson
NEW YORK - Elizabeth Spencer, a revered Southern author still active in her 90s, has won a $30,000 short story prize.
"The Furies" (Thomas Dunne Books), by Mark Alpert
NEW YORK - Claudia Rankine, a poet born in Jamaica whose experimental verse and bracing social commentary have earned her high praise from her peers, has won a $50,000 prize designed to help her gain more attention from the general public.
"The Target" (Grand Central Publishing), by David Baldacci
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.
Alistair MacLeod, the award-winning Canadian author who was best known for his short story collections and novel "No Great Mischief," has died. He was 77.
WESTBROOK, Maine - A Maine library says it doesn't have the resources to care for the archives of the state's second-most famous horror writer, the best-selling author Rick Hautala.
BANCROFT, Nebraska - As mother and son, Jeanne and Justin Miller have undoubtedly shared countless memories together.
WASHINGTON - Superheros are taking over the Washington Convention Center.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Most people read the newspaper for local, national and world news. Others like to check their stocks, read the comics, do the crossword puzzle or follow their favorite sports teams.
NEW YORK - The death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez has brought his classic "One Hundred Years of Solitude" to the top of best seller lists.
NEW YORK - Magic realism was only one of his gifts. From crime stories and village folklore to romance and satire, Gabriel Garcia Marquez brought poetry to virtually every popular genre.
NEW YORK - Kiss frontman Paul Stanley feels a strong connection to the title character of "The Phantom of the Opera," and not just because he's spent nearly 40 years onstage with his face covered in paint.
TERRE HAUTE, Indiana - Victory was sweet for the Franklin Elementary teammates, who won their first ever Battle of the Books competition Thursday at Meadows Elementary.
NEW YORK - What's happening now at the Vivian Beaumont Theater was inevitable, really.