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Bible hogs Norway's bestseller list

A new translation of the Bible has taken the top spot in Norway's bestseller list, selling 75... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-29

Ebury acquires Cake Bible

Ebury has acquired a book for creative cake makers, The Cake Decorating Bible by Juliet Sear, who... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-08

From Bible Stories to Buddha Mind

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-08-12

C.S. Lewis Bible provokes debate

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... | L.A. Times – 2011-04-16

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

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. | Yahoo – 2010-07-30

Robert Crumb set to publish 'scandalous' Bible satire

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... | Guardian Unlimited – 2009-04-02

The Bible, but not as you know it

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? | BBC – 2008-11-27

Author of SA 'bird bible' dies

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. | Independent Online – 2008-10-21

Tribals seek action against writer, publisher of translated Bible

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

Oldest Bible published on the Internet

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. | UPI – 2008-07-24

Book-business bible is a Phila. story

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... | The Philadelphia Inquirer – 2008-07-09

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

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. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-02-24

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

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... | The Washington Post – 2012-04-18

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

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.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-07-25

Elvis bible sells for $92,000 at auction

A bible used by Elvis Presley has sold at an auction for about $92,000 at an auction in England. | CBC – 2012-09-09

Norwegians Market the Bible Like a Novel, Create Bestseller

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. | Publishing Perspectives – 2013-06-07

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

In Norway, where only one percent of the population attends church, a new translation of the Bible has taken the country by storm. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-06-07

The Bible makes Revenge look credible

Can a blockbuster based on the Good Book pull off a miracle? Not when it's up against giant sharks . . .     | The Sydney Morning Herald – 2013-07-26

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

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... | Guardian – 2013-08-17

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

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,... | Guardian – 2013-08-18

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2013-10-07

Bible teaches Costco a lesson: genre matters

Booksellers need to be careful when they assign a book a genre – as Costco learned when it categorized the Bible as 'fiction.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-11-26

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2013-12-07

Suchet first actor to record entire NIV Bible

David Suchet CBE has recorded the first ever full-length audio version of the New International... | The Bookseller – 2014-02-10

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

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.... | The Huffington Post – 2014-03-14

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

(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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-04-10

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

Moses and Paul are being misinterpreted: They were against gang rape and pederasty, not loving relationships | Salon.com – 2014-04-12

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-04-15

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

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... | SacBee – 2014-04-16

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-04-22

Harper Acquires Bible Software Company

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-06

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

I was taught the Bible condemned same-sex relationships. So I spent years with the text, and that's simply not true | Salon.com – 2014-05-10

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

'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 Huffington Post – 2014-06-06

The Duck Dynasty Robertsons Are Putting Out a Bible

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... | AdWeek – 2014-06-07

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

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 Huffington Post – 2014-06-16

The Lad Bible makes its move

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... | Digiday – 2014-07-21

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-07-24

PW Talks with Joel Hoffman: Restoring the Whole Bible

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-02

Restoring the Whole Bible: PW Talks with Joel Hoffman

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-02

Taking a Page from the 'Baking Bible'

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." | Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-03

Bible tops 'most influential' books

The Bible is named as the world's most influential book in a nationwide survey for the Folio Society. | BBC – 2014-11-13

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-11-17

Do you know what was taken out of the Bible?

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. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-11-27

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