Author Herman Wouk, whose World War Two experiences provided the foundation of his bestseller "The Caine Mutiny" and two epic novels about the war, died on Friday at the age of 103, his literary agent said.
The novel returns the author to the mother/daughter theme of her breakthrough, ‘Bee Season.’
“With her ability to not only capture the feel of the Marvel universe, but to make her characters move so naturally through it with their actions and dialogue, we knew it was only a matter of time before Eve Ewing was writing more for us.”
More than one-fifth of people in Taiwan did not read a single book last year as smartphones, tablets and computers take up most people's time, according to a survey.
One of India's most-read authors, Ruskin Bond has said that he tries to strike a positive note when writing for children and feels a certain responsibility as an author.
A restoration centre to preserve the work of Ernest Hemingway opened in Cuba.
Tidying Up guru Marie Kondo is releasing her first children’s book, which will be titled Kiki & Jax: The Life-Changing Magic of Friendship. she hoped characters would 'inspire children and families to tidy and embrace joy'
Dave Eggers’ new book has a light touch, but it’s stylish and slick, and it leaves us pondering the rights and wrongs of progress and intervention.
In a new autobiography, the fiery all-rounder says he was aged 19 when he blasted onto the world stage with his record-breaking innings, and not 16 as history suggests.