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Bible hogs Norway's bestseller list

The Bookseller – 2011-12-29

A new translation of the Bible has taken the top spot in Norway's bestseller list, selling 75...

Ebury acquires Cake Bible

The Bookseller – 2011-12-08

Ebury has acquired a book for creative cake makers, The Cake Decorating Bible by Juliet Sear, who...

From Bible Stories to Buddha Mind

Publishers Weekly – 2011-08-12

If the Bible is the dairy section of religion publishing, then Bible stories for children are milk cartons sized for kid consumption. Children’s religion publishing sells a lot of those cartons, but...

C.S. Lewis Bible provokes debate

L.A. Times – 2011-04-16

Some evangelical Christians question whether the late 'Chronicles of Narnia' author and lay theologian would want his religious insights interspersed in a gender-neutral version of the Bible, saying...

Lawrence Boadt, Priest, Publisher and Bible Scholar, Dies at 67

Yahoo – 2010-07-30

The Roman Catholic priest, publisher and Bible scholar used his study of the Old Testament as a vehicle for promoting understanding between Christians and Jews.

Robert Crumb set to publish 'scandalous' Bible satire

Guardian Unlimited – 2009-04-02

Cartoonist Crumb's vision of the first book of the Bible said to be a 'complex, even subversive narrative that calls for a re-examination of its role in our culture' The famously subversive US...

The Bible, but not as you know it

BBC – 2008-11-27

A Bible that resembles a glossy coffee table magazine joins a manga version and a Lego gospel. But how do Christians feel about these attempts to spread the word?

Author of SA 'bird bible' dies

Independent Online – 2008-10-21

Ken Newman, the author and painter who sold a million books on the birds of Southern Africa, has died in Johannesburg at the age of 82.

Tribals seek action against writer, publisher of translated Bible

IANS via Yahoo! India News – 2008-10-19

Ranchi, Oct 19 (IANS) Around 15,000 tribals from seven states held a mass meeting Sunday in the Jharkhand capital and demanded stern action against the writer and publisher of a translated Bible...

Oldest Bible published on the Internet

UPI – 2008-07-24

LONDON, July 24 (UPI) -- British Library officials said they have starting making sections of the oldest existing copy of the New Testament available on the Internet.

Book-business bible is a Phila. story

The Philadelphia Inquirer – 2008-07-09

Back in the 18th century, America's book business called Philadelphia home. Mathew Carey invented the American publishing house. Benjamin Franklin towered as America's printer. Charles Brockden...

A new book from J.K. Rowling – like "a followup to the Bible"?

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-02-24

J.K. Rowling's next book – a novel for adults – will be released published by Little, Brown, which is keeping kept mum as to the book's title, genre, and release date.

Book World: In Seth Grahame-Smith’s ‘Unholy Night,’ a Bible story is re-imagined

The Washington Post – 2012-04-18

All of the wit in Seth Grahame-Smith’s previous mash-up — the turgid, entrail-splattered “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” — could be found in its title. At least that counts for wit if...

Hotel swaps the Bible for – 'Fifty Shades of Grey'?

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-07-25

A hotel in the United Kingdom has taken Bibles out of its rooms and replaced it with E L James' erotic novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'

Elvis bible sells for $92,000 at auction

CBC – 2012-09-09

A bible used by Elvis Presley has sold at an auction for about $92,000 at an auction in England.

Norwegians Market the Bible Like a Novel, Create Bestseller

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-06-07

Norway’s Bible Society turned a new translation of the Bible into a surprise bestseller by marketing more like a pop culture novel than a religious text.

Norway's hot new title? The Bible, now outselling 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-06-07

In Norway, where only one percent of the population attends church, a new translation of the Bible has taken the country by storm.

The Bible makes Revenge look credible

The Sydney Morning Herald – 2013-07-26

Can a blockbuster based on the Good Book pull off a miracle? Not when it's up against giant sharks . . .    

Rupert Murdoch firm dips into hipsters' bible with $70m stake in Vice

Guardian – 2013-08-17

5% stake in off-beat magazine sold to Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, allowing it to expand into Europe and IndiaVice Media, the multi-platform purveyor of music, fashion and quixotic journalism...

Condé Nast's style bible is still in Vogue as upmarket publisher sits pretty

Guardian – 2013-08-18

Digital growth may be embryonic, but its luxury publications continue to show resilience to magazine downturnThis week MediaGuardian 25, our survey of Britain's most important media companies,...

'Salt Bible' By Zach Myrow Encourages A Spirit Of Religious Questioning

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-07

Zach Myrow wants you to take the Bible with a grain of salt. Literally. His work "Salis Bible / Salt Bible" is part art piece, part social commentary, and encourages a spirit of reflection and...

Bible teaches Costco a lesson: genre matters

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-11-26

Booksellers need to be careful when they assign a book a genre – as Costco learned when it categorized the Bible as 'fiction.'

Sally Lloyd-Jones, 'Jesus Storybook Bible' Author, Sells Over 1,000,000 Books

The Huffington Post – 2013-12-07

NEW YORK (RNS) How do you get kids to read one of the world’s oldest books? Ask Sally Lloyd-Jones, whose “The Jesus Storybook Bible” recently passed the critical mark of 1 million copies...

Suchet first actor to record entire NIV Bible

The Bookseller – 2014-02-10

David Suchet CBE has recorded the first ever full-length audio version of the New International...

American Bible Reading Statistics Reveal Who Is Studying The Good Book And Why

The Huffington Post – 2014-03-14

The number of people in America who do not identify with any religion may be at an all-time high, but the Bible still holds an important place in the lives of many Americans, a new report suggests....

Bible Study: Skeptics Now Equal Believers With Daily, Engaged Readers On The Decline

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-10

(RNS) Bible films may be raking it in at the box office, but fewer people are reading the original and taking it seriously. The American Bible Society’s latest State of the Bible survey documents...

Stop twisting the Bible: There is no message against same-sex marriage

Salon.com – 2014-04-12

Moses and Paul are being misinterpreted: They were against gang rape and pederasty, not loving relationships

Nathan And Maegan's Beautiful Wedding Proposal Is All About The Book Most Meaningful To Them (It's The Bible)

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-15

When asking Maegan to marry him, Nathan chose to highlight the words that were most important to the couple... literally. He found his favorite Biblical quotes about love to show her his intentions...

Bible-reading programs in vogue, but fewer Americans overall reading Scripture

SacBee – 2014-04-16

They started a couple of weeks into Lent, and they’ll continue into mid-June: Several dozen congregants at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sacramento, under the guidance of associate...

Louisiana Lawmaker Scraps Efforts To Make The Bible The Official State Book

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-22

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Shreveport lawmaker is scrapping his proposal to name the Bible as Louisiana's official state book. Republican Rep. Thomas Carmody told the state House on Monday that he...

Harper Acquires Bible Software Company

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-06

HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced yesterday it has acquired Olive Tree Bible Software, a maker of online and mobile software and apps for Bible study and devotional use that will...

The Bible backs same-sex couples: Point by point, why the haters are wrong

Salon.com – 2014-05-10

I was taught the Bible condemned same-sex relationships. So I spent years with the text, and that's simply not true

'Duck Dynasty' Stars To Release 'Duck Commander' Bible In October

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-06

'Duck Dynasty' stars Phil and Alan Robertson will release their 'Duck Commander' Faith And Family Bible in October of this year, according to a statement from publisher Thomas Nelson. Thomas Nelson...

The Duck Dynasty Robertsons Are Putting Out a Bible

AdWeek – 2014-06-07

Yes, there is going to be a Duck Dynasty Bible. No, the Robertsons are not contributing to the scriptural canon—the translation used in the October edition from HarperCollins' religious...

Hillary Clinton Reveals How The Bible Made Her Who She Is Today

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-16

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton opened up about the book that she says made her who she is today: the Bible. In an interview published in the New York Times Sunday Book Review, Clinton...

The Lad Bible makes its move

Digiday – 2014-07-21

A new crop of publishers has emerged adept at engineering content for sharing in a way that has amassed impressive audiences in a short period of time. Nowhere is this more evident than in the...

'Bibliotheca' Bible Project Blows Up On Kickstarter With Chapterless Bible

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-24

What if reading the Bible was more like reading a novel? Graphic artist and book designer Adam Lewis Greene has envisioned a Bible without chapters and his idea has found incredible success on the...

PW Talks with Joel Hoffman: Restoring the Whole Bible

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-02

In ‘The Bible’s Cutting Room Floor’, Joel Hoffman makes accessible the books left out of the Bible as we know it today, showing how they can enlighten reading of the Bible and be the source of...

Restoring the Whole Bible: PW Talks with Joel Hoffman

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-02

In ‘The Bible’s Cutting Room Floor,’ Joel Hoffman makes accessible the books left out of the Bible as we know it today, showing how they can enlighten reading of the Bible and be the source of...

Taking a Page from the 'Baking Bible'

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-03

Test-driving the Chocolate Sweetheart Madeleines from Rose Levy Beranbaum’s 'The Baking Bible,' which we called, in our starred review, a "worthy tome" and a "must-have gem."

Bible tops 'most influential' books

BBC – 2014-11-13

The Bible is named as the world's most influential book in a nationwide survey for the Folio Society.

What Philippians 4:6-7 Bible Passage Can Teach Us About Managing Anxiety Today

The Huffington Post – 2014-11-17

People turn to the Bible for support with many challenges, and chief among them is anxiety. According to data released by Amazon on the most highlighted passage in Kindle ebooks, the most popular...

Do you know what was taken out of the Bible?

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-11-27

Writer Joel Hoffman of 'The Bible's Cutting Room Floor' discusses the editing that was done by the humans who compiled the Old and New Testaments.

Mississippi Lawmakers Want To Make The Bible The State Book

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-13

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is the birthplace of William Faulkner, Richard Wright and recent U.S. poet laureate Natasha Trethewey. However, some lawmakers say they want to look beyond the...

How The Lad Bible blurs editorial and advertising

Digiday – 2015-01-20

Should the new breed of viral publishers have to play by the same rules as others when it comes to native advertising? The post How The Lad Bible blurs editorial and advertising appeared first on...

'Sam Houston Bible' Not Real? Texas Governors May Have Been Duped For Years

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-20

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — George W. Bush called it Sam Houston's bible. Rick Perry swore on its centuries-old sheepskin four times. And on Tuesday, Texas Gov.-elect Greg Abbott is set to preserve one of...

The Lad Bible attempts to grow up with Desmond's ex-communications chief

The Guardian – 2015-01-21

Mimi Turner appointed marketing director of ‘lad culture’ website, which says ithas 17 million followers on social mediaTalk about frying pan and fire. Mimi Turner, Richard Desmond’s former...

Your Next Bible Will Be A Hologram

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-27

Microsoft this week unveiled HoloLens, an augmented-reality headset that overlays text and images on the real world and, in particular, anchors them to precise locations in space, as if they were...

Spring 2015 Religion Announcements: The Bible and Beyond

Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-27

The Bible and the pope. What else is there to write about in religion? A few things...

The publications of the elegant Doves Press Bible: from the archive, 10 March 1904

The Guardian – 2015-03-10

The second volume of the five-volume Doves Press Bible has just appeared. Printed on a hand press and using an elegant and simple typeface, red initial letters are the only decoration in the book...

Spring 2015 Spirituality and Religion Books: The Bible and Beyond

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-11

Titles in the category cross all genres and faiths, with topics ranging from cosmology to coming out.

Orion acquires 'meat-lover's bible'

The Bookseller – 2015-03-21

Orion is to publish a smokehouse cookbook, described by its authors as a “meat-lover’s bible”. Amanda Harris, deputy publisher at Orion Non-Fiction, bought world rights to Let There Be Meat by...

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