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Getting the Story Wrong: The Distortion of American Politics by the Press

The Huffington Post – 2016-05-07

Ever since the founding of the American Republic, there has been both praise for and suspicion of the role the press plays in U.S. political life. Thomas Jefferson famously remarked that, if it were...

BEA 2016: Beth Macy: An Untold Story

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-12

Beth Macy, the author of the New York Times bestseller Factory Man, is known for writing about marginalized people and outsiders.

Bookshop to give Harry Potter 'eighth story' profits to schools

The Bookseller – 2016-05-13

The Big Green Bookshop is to donate all profits from the sales of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Little, Brown) to local schools to enable them to buy books for their libraries.

'Book Interrupted': the sometimes frustrating story of my reading life

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-05-13

I’m not the sort who usually polishes off a book in a single sitting. Life cuts into my dance with the page, asking for a waltz of its own.

The biblical 'Last Days in the Desert' finds Ewan McGregor playing both sinner and saint

Los Angeles Times – 2016-05-13

In the human space between a meditation completed and a ministry begun lies writer/director Rodrigo Garcia’s hushed, speculative parable “Last Days in the Desert,” in which Jesus (Ewan...

Bath Spa graduate wins Stripes YA short story prize

The Bookseller – 2016-05-18

Tracy Darnton, a graduate of the Bath Spa MA in writing for young people, has won this year’s Stripes YA Short Story Prize, run in partnership with The Bookseller’s YA Book Prize.

The Harrowing Story Of Filipina Women Enslaved In Japan's Wartime Rape Camps

The Huffington Post – 2016-05-18

It has taken M. Evelina Galang almost 20 years to chronicle one of her nation's greatest traumas. It's the story of how women finally broke their silence in the wake of war and terror; a...

'Star Wars: Battlefront' lacks a story mode thanks to some movie

Engadget – 2016-05-19

When Star Wars: Battlefront launched, barring a lightweight solo play arcade mode, it didn't have a true single-player campaign. During publisher EA's recent earnings call, executive VP...

Picador to publish 'inside story' of AIDS epidemic

The Bookseller – 2016-05-20

Picador is publishing an "epoch-making" history and inside story of the AIDS epidemic on World AIDS Day 2016.

The Heartbreaking Story Behind Iconic Children's Book 'Love You Forever'

The Huffington Post – 2016-05-21

When "Love You Forever" was published in 1986, parents across the country sang its sweet refrain to their children at bedtime, selling millions of copies in its first few years. By 2001 it was listed...

Costa winner Penney's love story to Quercus

The Bookseller – 2016-05-21

Quercus has acquired a new historical novel and "epic love story" by Costa winner Stef Penney.

Former BBC Africa correspondent pens 'dramatic' Somalia story

The Bookseller – 2016-05-21

Hurst Publishers has signed The Mayor of Mogadishu: The Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia by Andrew Harding, a former BBC Africa correspondent.

Influx to publish debut short story collection

The Bookseller – 2016-05-21

Influx Press has acquired Attrib. and other stories, the debut short story collection from Eley Williams.

Armenian American voters could swing District 43 Assembly race

Los Angeles Times – 2016-05-21

California politics updates: Gov. Brown submits signatures on parole initiative, Armenian American voters wield influence in Assembly race May 20, 2016, 11:20 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our...

Daily Mail publishes correction to misleading EU migrants' story

The Guardian – 2016-05-23

Newspaper and its online counterpart concede there was a factual inaccuracy One of the eight newspaper articles that appeared in a dossier last week of so-called “hateful” stories about the...

Beverly Hilton owner wants voters to approve 26-story condo tower

Los Angeles Times – 2016-05-22

Last decade, real estate investor Beny Alagem narrowly secured voter approval to construct not only a Waldorf Astoria hotel next to the Beverly Hilton, but also two condo towers -- including an...

This 400-Year-Old Story Might Be The First-Ever Sci-Fi Book

The Huffington Post – 2016-05-26

Science fiction is a vast expanse. It covers powerful spells, man-made monsters, jaunts through space, and pessimistic speculations about the future ahead. It’s a tradition with a rich history,...

SB Nation Says Lack Of Diversity Led To Daniel Holtzclaw Story Fiasco

The Huffington Post – 2016-05-27

Sports website SB Nation published its disastrous and "wrongheaded" February story about Daniel Holtzclaw -- the college football player turned cop who was convicted in December of...

‘Experiences and Story’: PRH’s Dan Franklin on ‘Strata’ of Innovation

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-05-27

'Ebooks are essentially Web sites in wrappers. So what happens if you take the wrappers off?' One answer lies in the layered reading world of Strata, a digital storytelling project from Penguin...

The story of EE has been turned into a book

Engadget – 2016-05-31

Nothing says summer like lying on a beach and getting stuck into a good book. But what to read? A 19th century classic, or perhaps Murakami's latest surrealist tale? What about the fascinating...

The Radical Story Behind The First All-Women Feminist Comic Book Series

The Huffington Post – 2016-06-02

In 1954 the Comics Magazine Association of America formed the Comics Code Authority to regulate and often sanitize self-published mainstream comics. Depictions of violence, sex and drugs, as well as...

Staff Pick: Penryn and the End of Days Trilogy by Susan Ee

Publishers Weekly – 2016-06-10

Assistant editor Drucilla Shultz recommends the Penryn and the End of Days Trilogy by Susan Ee, a refreshingly dark YA love story set during an angel apocalypse.

Why The New York Times published a story with (almost) no periods

Poynter. – 2016-06-10

You might say The New York Times was trying to make a point. On Friday, the newspaper published a story — on its front page, no less — with just two periods in the text. The story, written by...

Story of Sadiq Khan to Biteback

The Bookseller – 2016-06-15

Biteback is to publish the story of the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan's, "rise" to City Hall, entitled Sadiq: The Making of a Mayor and London’s Rebirth by political editor of the New Statesman,...

Panama murder story to Duckworth

The Bookseller – 2016-06-15

Duckworth is to publish an examination of the crimes of William Dathan Holbert, who killed five American expats in Panama, entitled The Jolly Roger Social Club by Nick Foster.

Cover Story: ‘The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047’

Publishers Weekly – 2016-06-15

Welcome to Cover Story, a new PW column that looks at the art and science of book-jacket design. First up: 'The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047' by Lionel Shriver.

Stevenson to narrate winning Royal Academy & Pin Drop short story

The Bookseller – 2016-06-16

Actress Juliet Stevenson is to announce and narrate this year’s winning story at the RA & Pin Drop Short Story Award on 24th June.

The story of heartbreak that led to Beyonce's 'Sandcastles'

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-16

When Beyonce released her latest album, "Lemonade," many saw the project - particularly a tender ballad about reconciliation and forgiveness entitled "Sandcastles" - as confirmation that tabloid...

'Lost Among the Birds' tells a story of salvation through birdwatching

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-06-16

'Lost Among the Birds' tells a story of salvation through birdwatching

'Detroit Hustle': the story of a couple who put their faith in urban renewal

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-06-16

'Detroit Hustle': the story of a couple who put their faith in urban renewal

Oakland replaces interim police chief six days after his appointment

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-16

For the second time in a week, the city of Oakland has lost its top police official. Six days after he was appointed interim police chief in the wake of a sex scandal that has embarrassed the Oakland...

Daily Mail publishes correction to story about 'migrants from Europe'

The Guardian – 2016-06-17

Newspaper says group arriving in back of lorry were actually from Iraq and Kuwait, contrary to claims in front-page articleThe Daily Mail has published a 54-word correction to a front page story that...

Oakland loses third police chief in nine days, will operate under civilian control

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-18

The Oakland Police Department will now operate under civilian control after the agency parted ways with its third police chief in nine days, Mayor Libby Schaaf announced Friday. Acting Chief Paul...

Story of Kids Company to Biteback

The Bookseller – 2016-06-23

Biteback is to publish the story of charity Kids Company by its founder Camila Batmanghelidjh.

Sun pulls story criticising appearance of Shannen Doherty who has cancer

The Guardian – 2016-06-23

Article described Beverly Hills 90210 star as ‘unkempt and haggard’ and did not mention breast cancer, which she has spoken about publiclyThe Sun pulled an online article criticising the...

'New England Bound' takes a serious look at an often overlooked story

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-06-24

'New England Bound' takes a serious look at an often overlooked story

Covers story: why are there so many new publishing imprints?

The Guardian – 2016-06-21

From Colm Tóibín’s Tuskar Rock to Fleet, One and Tinder Press, there seem to be more and more publisher subdivisions. Claire Armitstead finds out whyTowards the end of the noughties, Colm...

'The Greatest Love Story Never Told' Comes To The New York Stage

The Huffington Post – 2016-06-28

A new off-Broadway musical wants audiences to check almost everything they’ve gleaned about one of the twentieth century’s most influential authors from history books at the theater...

'The Romanovs' tells the gripping, tragic, fascinating story of Russia's tsars

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-06-29

'The Romanovs' tells the gripping, tragic, fascinating story of Russia's tsars

Story of 'little boy who becomes a little girl' to Headline

The Bookseller – 2016-07-01

Headline Publishing Group has acquired Laurie Frankel’s This is How it Always Is, a book about "a little boy who becomes a little girl".

Greengrass wins £10k Edge Hill Short Story Prize

The Bookseller – 2016-07-07

Jessie Greengrass has won the Edge Hill Short Story Prize 2016 for her debut collection, taking home the £10,000 main prize.

Unbound launches £5,000 short story prize

The Bookseller – 2016-07-07

Crowdfunding publisher Unbound has launched a "major" new £5,000 short story prize in celebration of its fifth birthday.

'Epic' story from Paul Auster to Faber

The Bookseller – 2016-07-07

Faber & Faber is set to publish Paul Auster's first novel in seven years, an “epic" story of birthright and possibility titled 4 3 2 1.

Gretchen V Roger: My Story Of FNC

The Huffington Post – 2016-07-08

I worked for Roger Ailes from 2000-2007. He hired me from Sacramento California's ABC affiliate KXTV to anchor the 2-minute news updates through the overnight hours at FNC. Not the most ideal shift...

Real-life abduction story that inspired Lolita to W&N

The Bookseller – 2016-07-09

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, the publishers behind the first UK edition of Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (1959), is publishing a new book by Publishers Marketplace news editor Sarah Weinman about the...

Angels mailbag: Pausing for a few days and answering some offbeat questions

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-11

Hello, fans of the Angels. Here is your weekly mailbag. Your team will not play until Friday this week, with the All-Star break allowing everyone to take a few days away from the demanding schedule....

Why India's killing of a 21-year-old militant sparked days of deadly rioting in Kashmir

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-14

Clad in a military uniform, a handsome young man appears on a video flanked by two other men with weapons. It is an appeal to youth in the disputed territory of Kashmir to join him in a battle for...

Our Perry Story Misfired. Here's Why.

The Huffington Post – 2016-07-16

by Alec Goodwin (Photo: Sarah Whitmire/Center for Public Integrity) Yesterday morning, we published a story saying that Jeffrey Miller, campaign manager of former Texas Gov. Rick Perry's 2016...

Quarterback a lonely position for Colorado's Sefo Liufau at Pac-12 media days

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-16

After finishing in the basement of the South Division last season, it wasn’t likely that Colorado would make big waves at Pac-12 media days.  It also didn’t help that the Buffaloes spoke to...

Arizona State's Tim White shares Olympic dream at Pac-12 media days

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-16

When Tim White played against Oregon last season, he took a second to look around.  Arizona State’s eventual loss stung, but White grew up watching the Ducks dance around the field in their...

Ursula K Le Guin to publish Earthsea story in print for first time

The Guardian – 2016-07-15

The Daughter of Odren will be published in new omnibus edition of the much-loved fantasy sequence to mark the 50th anniversary of The Wizard of EarthseaA story from Ursula K Le Guin’s world of...

Donald Trump provides unconventional story for TV coverage of convention

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-17

Donald Trump and Mike Pence make their debut as a campaign ticket July 16, 2016, 12:50 p.m. Donald Trump and Mike Pence are making their first appearance together as running matesTrump appears to...

Roger Ailes' Days Running Fox News May Be Numbered

The Huffington Post – 2016-07-18

Roger Ailes, the political and media mastermind who launched Fox News with Rupert Murdoch two decades ago, may soon lose his position atop the cable news giant amid sexual harassment accusations. New...

Emoji story series from PRH Children's

The Bookseller – 2016-07-19

Penguin Random House (PRH) Children’s is creating a series of books based on popular emojis, including one based on the poo symbol.  

Police: Gunman had been in Baton Rouge for several days

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-19

Baton Rouge police shooting updates: Gunman had been in city for several days before attack, police say July 18, 2016, 12:30 p.m. At least three police officers were shot dead in Baton Rouge on...

The English World’s Richest Prize for a Short Story: Open for Submissions

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-07-19

Co-founded in 2010 by Lord Matthew Evans of EFG and The Sunday Times' Cathy Galvin, this international award promotes 'the excellence of the modern short story.' The post The English World’s...

Garry Marshall, director of 'Pretty Woman' and creator of 'Happy Days,' is dead at 81

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-20

Writer-director Garry Marshall, whose deft touch with comedy and romance led to a string of TV hits that included “Happy Days” and “Laverne & Shirley” and the box-office successes “Pretty...

Cover Story: 'Still Here'

Publishers Weekly – 2016-07-20

A 1980s Brat Pack movie helped inspire the book-jacket concept for 'Still Here' by Lara Vapnyar.

Story of Turkish journalist's arrest to Biteback

The Bookseller – 2016-07-22

Biteback Publishing is to release We Are Arrested: A Journalist’s Notes from a Turkish Prison by journalist Can Dündar.

'Barbaric,' 'cultural genocide': GOP platform's tough words rile China

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-22

Reacting to strong language in the GOP'S 2016 platform, which criticizes China over issues including Internet censorship, destroying churches and “cultural genocide” in Tibet, Beijing on...

H&S to publish Brexit 'inside story' by Cameron's comms director

The Bookseller – 2016-07-26

Hodder & Stoughton is publishing a book on the "inside story" of the EU referendum authored by Craig Oliver, David Cameron’s communications director, this autumn.

Share your story: Do you have a beach or secret cove you want protected along the California coast?

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-26

Road trip! Steve Lopez explores California's 1,100-mile coastline July 25, 2016, 12:18 p.m. On the 40th anniversary of California's Coastal Act, Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez is on a road...

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