The Bookseller – 2012-01-24
HarperCollins group digital director David Roth-Ey has been appointed executive publisher of 4th...
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The Bookseller – 2011-10-06
Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Thu, 06/10/2011 - 08:45 Philip Roths tale of a polio epidemic has been shortlisted for the £25,000 Wellcome Trust Book Prize, with a six-strong...
Slate – 2011-06-26
The author confesses he never reads fiction.[more ...]
CBC – 2011-05-21
Carmen Callil, founder of the feminist publisher Virago, has withdrawn from the Man Booker International Prize jury over the decision to honour U.S. writer Philip Roth.
The Independent – 2011-05-19
The Man Booker International Prize, which recognises an author's overall contribution to literature, is one of novel-writing's most prestigious prizes.
Reuters – 2011-05-19
LONDON, May 19 (Reuters Life!) - Feminist author and publisher Carmen Callil resigned from the International Man Booker Prize judging panel in protest after it was awarded to U.S. author Philip Roth.
CBC – 2011-05-18
American author Philip Roth, whose career spans 50 years and includes a 1998 Pulitzer Prize, has been awarded the $100,000 US Man Booker International Prize in Sydney.
The Bookseller – 2011-05-18
Publication Date: Wed, 18/05/2011 - 09:31 Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Philip Roth has been awarded the £60,000 Man Booker International Prize 2011. The author of The Human Stain and American...
Guardian Unlimited – 2009-03-02
Fifty years after Philip Roth sprang onto the literary scene with his critically acclaimed debut Goodbye, Columbus, his publisher has announced details of the 75-year-old author's 30th and 31st...
New York Times – 2009-02-26
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced The Humbling, which is scheduled for the fall, and Nemesis, scheduled for 2010.
The Washington Post – 2012-02-16
About a dozen or so years ago, I decided to review a novel by Joseph Roth called “The Tale of the 1002nd Night.” At the time, I knew almost nothing about Roth (1894-1939), except that he was...
Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-01
In Veronica Roth's bestseller "Divergent," a young woman chooses to leave her family and align herself with a group that seems better suited to her true identity.
Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-06
'Insurgent,' the second installment of Veronica Roth's 'Divergent' trilogy, follows lead characters Tris and Tobias as their bond is battle-tested when they rise up against their dystopian society's...
CBC – 2012-06-06
U.S. author Philip Roth has been named winner of Spain's 2012 Prince of Asturias prize for literature in recognition of his formidable contribution to American literature.
Hindustan Times – 2012-06-07
US writer Philip Roth, whose works include the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “American Pastoral”, has been awarded Spain’s prestigious Prince ...
The Atlantic Wire – 2012-09-08
Ten years after someone first wrote a Wikipedia entry for Philip Roth's best-selling novel The Human Stain, published in 2000, the great author has discovered the latest...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-09-14
When Philip Roth attempted to correct a Wikipedia entry about his novel 'The Human Stain,' he was told he needed secondary sources.
Salon.com – 2012-11-09
The most decorated living American author quietly announces his retirement in an interview with a French magazine
Yahoo! News – 2012-11-10
(Reuters) - Seminal American author Philip Roth, whose novels explored modern Jewish-American life, has told a French magazine that he will write no more books because he has lost his passion for it....
Publishing Perspectives – 2012-11-11
"I do not want to read, to write more,” says novelist Philip Roth. "Enough is enough! I no longer feel this fanaticism to write that I have experienced in my life.”
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-11-14
Philip Roth says his novel 'Nemesis,' which was released in 2010, was his last book.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-11-30
A former Iowa Writers Fiction Workshop participant who studied under Roth wonders how a teacher who instilled in him a deep love of fiction can be throwing in the towel.
Yahoo! News – 2013-01-16
NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - Philip Roth says that since retiring from writing, he wakes up each morning and has a glass of orange juice. Then he goes back to bed and reads. "I'm doing fine...
Salon.com – 2013-02-27
Seriously? Twenty-eight to 5? This is why we need to keep talking about gender imbalance in the literary world
Publishing Perspectives – 2013-05-03
Novelist Claire Messud rankled when an interviewer asked her if she's like to be friends with her most recent novel's grim main character. Was the interviewer being sexist?
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-06-25
Veronica Roth will release four short stories written from the point of view of 'Divergent' hero Four. The first will be released a month before the last book in the trilogy comes out.
Salon.com – 2013-07-01
"Would you like to taste one of my cherries?" the great writer asked me, flirtatiously. And then I blew it
Salon.com – 2013-09-21
Roth's not a misogynist -- he worships women's sexual power, and he taught me to celebrate mine
The Huffington Post – 2013-10-05
To the Editor: In Bookends (Sept. 17), Pankaj Mishra writes, “Philip Roth seemed almost envious of writers in Communist Eastern Europe, who had gained moral prestige and authority through their...
The Huffington Post – 2013-10-16
NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin was among the readers at a midday tribute to Philip Roth, the only living novelist to have his complete works published by the Library of America. Hundreds...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-10-23
The final book in Roth's trilogy was released today
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-10-23
The final book in Roth's trilogy was released today.
Salon.com – 2013-11-17
Macho novelists wail about the loss of potency. But intimacy can be deeper than they imagine
The Washington Post – 2013-12-04
Open this book, after you have admired its gorgeous, wordless cover, and you will need to turn it sideways. The paper-and-fabric collages and the succinctly informative text are laid out so that you...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-01
Veronica Roth’s Divergent, the first book in her wildly popular series of the same name, was the most-talked-about title on social media in January.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-02
Divergent, the first book in Veronica Roth's immensely popular trilogy of the same name, was, once again, the top selling paid book in Apple's iBooks store.
Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-26
Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy continues to sell well in Apple's iBookstore, with all three books in the trilogy among the top five for the week ending December 23.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-26
The titular book in Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy took the top spot on Apple's iBooks bestseller list for the week ended February 24.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-04
Two titles in Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy, once again, held the top two spots on Apple's iBooks bestseller list.
Salon.com – 2014-03-03
The New York Times presented a Swedish interview with Roth this weekend. This is sort of how it went
Chicago Tribune – 2014-03-11
Sandburg Award goes to Doris Kearns Goodwin, Larry McMurtryChicago author Veronica Roth will receive the 21st Century Award from the Chicago Public Library Foundation and the Chicago Public Library,...
The Bookseller – 2014-03-13
Veronica Roth reclaimed her position at the summit of the US book chart last week after...
The Huffington Post – 2014-03-19
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Divergent," the latest young adult novel poised to become a blockbuster movie, meets all the criteria for the YA genre: The movie is adapted from a best-seller; the...
The Bookseller – 2014-03-20
Rush Limbaugh narrowly missed the overall number one spot in the US top 100 in the week to 16th...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-08
For the first time in nearly two months, Apple has a new top seller.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-16
After a brief stint at #1, Michael Lewis's "Flash Boys" fell four spots to #5 on Apple's iBooks bestseller list.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-06
Bestselling author Veronica Roth has been added to the list of A-list literary names that will headline events at the consumer show following BookExpo America, BookCon.
The Huffington Post – 2014-05-23
NEW YORK (AP) — Philip Roth, one of the world's eminent men of letters, is apparently confused about the meaning of the word "retirement." All it took to upend his latest farewell was an...
Yahoo! News – 2014-05-19
U.S. writer Philip Roth, one of the world's most revered novelists, confirmed he will retire from writing and public appearances in a final interview with the BBC. Roth, 81, who has written more...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-26
'Salt' director Phillip Noyce is reported to be signed on to direct the film.
Chicago Tribune – 2014-06-27
"I'm going to show you guys some cool self-defense stuff today," Mike Corey tells the group of kids clumped around him on the Naper Settlement lawn one bright morning. "Everybody has dental...
The Huffington Post – 2014-07-24
If you've ever wondered how to write a hugely successful young adult fiction franchise before college graduation, "Divergent" author Veronica Roth might be a good person to talk to. The 25-year-old...
The Bookseller – 2014-07-24
Veronica Roth maintains her position at the top of the US book charts with a second week at the...
Advertising Age – 2014-07-30
Los Angeles production company Wondros has signed British director and photographer James Gooding to its roster. Gooding has directed work for brands Allianz, Samsung, Honda and Toshiba; for agencies...
The Guardian – 2014-09-09
Three new names added to highest earners' ranking, topped as ever by runaway bestseller James PattersonNovelist Veronica Roth, just 26 years old, earned $17m (£10.5m) last year thanks to her...
Digiday – 2014-10-06
When Dan Roth left Fortune for LinkedIn, the publishing world thought he was crazy. Now he holds publishing's most powerful editorial position. The post How Dan Roth became the most powerful editor...
Salon.com – 2014-12-12
It's time to stop fetishizing books as sacred objects and start happily defacing them
The Bookseller – 2015-03-03
HarperCollins has acquired two new titles by bestselling YA author Veronica Roth. Katherine Tegen, vice president andpublisher of her eponymous imprint at HarperCollins Children’s Books in the US,...
Chicago Tribune – 2015-03-02
Veronica Roth fans can start the countdown.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2015-03-03
Veronica Roth, author of the 'Divergent' series, will release a two-book series in 2017 and 2018.
The Guardian – 2015-03-02
Newsflash! Divergent fans, sit down, take a deep breath and get ready to read Veronica Roth’s new duologyAttention all you Divergent fans! Put down your books, pick up your calendars and rejoice at...
Chicago Tribune – 2015-03-19
Young-adult author Veronica Roth admits she was a bit starstruck the first time she met Kate Winslet, who plays sinister Erudite leader Jeanine Matthews in the film adaptations of Roth's wildly...
The Huffington Post – 2015-03-20
"The Divergent Series: Insurgent" protagonist Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is physically strong, but she's not a stock "strong female character." Like actual human beings, she's a lot of different...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-10
Horror director Eli Roth is done with your clicktivism attitudes. The "social justice warriors" of the Internet are now the latest crop of victims in Roth's movie, "The Green Inferno." A seemingly...
Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-14
Veronica Roth describes herself as totally “pumped” that BookCon this year is taking place here in the Windy City.