Wild Bill Wellman revisits director's fiery life
Wild Bill Wellman revisits director's fiery life

The silver biplane that had performed a few stunts over actor Douglas Fairbanks' polo party taxied to a stop at the far…

Author Vendela Vida and the art of pretending
Author Vendela Vida and the art of pretending

Answering questions in a Casablanca police station, hoping to retrieve a missing backpack, author Vendela Vida was overcome…

New Fifty Shades a best-seller
New Fifty Shades a best-seller

The author said in a statement Monday that her new book, coming out June 18, was in response to numerous fan requests that…

Fifty Shades of Grey sequel to be published
Fifty Shades of Grey sequel to be published

A fourth novel in the British author's multimillion-selling Fifty Shades of Grey erotic series will be released June 18…

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The calm, then the storm, at book conventions
The calm, then the storm, at book conventions

The trade show was the calm, the fan show the storm. From editors and booksellers to librarians and…

Ehud Barak, former prime minister of Israel, has book deal

Ehud Barak, the former prime minister of Israel and one of his country's most decorated soldiers, has a book deal. St…

Window on world of fashion

My Paris Dream By Kate Betts (A&U) France, high fashion, an insider view of the world of glossy magazines, a young woman…

In praise of friendship

The world’s most admired writers and poets have long extolled its virtues. Here, Yvonne Van Dongen explains why she’d take…

Christopher McDougall - parkour, paleo and energetic prose
Christopher McDougall - parkour, paleo and energetic prose

Those of us for whom the Great Outdoors is the walk from front door to car door need to read Christopher…

Rosaleen Madigan's poignant and poetic commentary on life

Rosaleen Madigan loves her four adult children but, it has to be said, she has a pretty funny way of showing it.

Bonding over bloodshed

Award-winning Auckland writers Linda Olsson and Thomas Sainsbury tell Craig Sisterson why they’re collaborating on a thriller…

Controversial baby paleo book released

The book was going to be published in hard copy by Pan Macmillan but was scrapped when health experts warned some of the…

US, Chinese authors protest major book fair

Chinese and American authors gathered to protest a major US book fair's focus on China that they say ignores the country's…

Book brings back Pussy Galore
Book brings back Pussy Galore

Anthony Horowitz's new James Bond continuation novel will mark the return of one of the franchise's…

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