Publishers Weekly – 2011-05-11
A round-up of news from the cookbook world: 'Top Chef' Mike Isabella Gets a Cookbook Deal; Chronicle Joins iBookstore; 'Bon Appétit Desserts' for iPad.
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Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-22
More on the Family Christian bankruptcy; the newest awards season lists; the Dalai Lama gets a book for his 80th birthday.
The Bookseller – 2015-04-25
Chinese-American author Yiyun Li is the first female winner of the £30,000 Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award for her story "A Sheltered Woman". Director Richard Eyre presented Li with her winner's...
Stuff – 2015-04-30
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-12
Another high-profile Christian-themed movie; a change in Bible rights management; an IVP author on tour; awards and honors.
Stuff – 2015-05-14
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The Bookseller – 2015-05-20
Oldcastle Books is launching a new short story competition for its crime fiction imprint No Exit Press as part of Oldcastle’s 30th anniversary celebrations. The competition will launch on 25th May...
Stuff – 2015-05-21
Stuff – 2015-05-26
Time travel stories and moral quandaries about altering the past have gone hand in hand since at least as far back as Ray Bradbury's A Sound of Thunder was first published in 1952.
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-27
Ann Voskamp raises funds for Ramadi refugees; IVP author will head Duke's Center for Reconciliation.
The Bookseller – 2015-05-29
Fitzcarraldo Editions has bought the debut short story collection from the winner of the inaugural White Review Short Story Prize, Claire-Louise Bennett. UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding...
Stuff – 2015-05-29
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Publishers Weekly – 2015-06-10
Pelican donates book proceeds to Food for the Poor; seven Selah Awards for Baker; nominations open for CSPA and Illumination Awards.
Stuff – 2015-06-12
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-21
KEY MOMENT: The A's snapped a 1-1 tie with a three-run sixth inning, Stephen Vogt sparking the rally with a leadoff single. Ben Zobrist grounded into a fielder's choice, but Josh Reddick stayed back...
The Bookseller – 2015-06-23
Short stories are gaining ground in the UK, but authors working within the format are finding it more difficult to break into the public consciousness than novelists, writers have told The...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23
Colombia wanted respect. The U.S. wanted a win.
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-24
KEY MOMENT: With two on and two outs in the second inning, Astros rookie shortstop Carlos Correa drove a full-count pitch from C.J. Wilson to deep left field for a three-run homer -- his fourth in 15...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-06-24
Nominations open for Christianity Today book awards; NirV Bible now available in Anglicized edition.
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-28
Seth MacFarlane's comedy "Ted 2" fell short of box office tracking expectations with a $32.9 million launch in theaters this weekend, as "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out" continued a close race for...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-29
After leaving a full-time job in Northern California earlier this year, Christine Morrison is without work-based health insurance for the first time since the age of 18.
Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-03
It was a logical first question to a 71-year-old who is eight years removed from his stint as the Angels general manager and was enjoying a comfortable semi-retirement as a senior advisor before...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-05
We venture out like somebody trekking the Sahara Desert. John Isner and Marin Cilic were about to finish their match at Wimbledon, and preparation was crucial.
Publishers Weekly – 2015-07-08
Summer's bumper crop of awards and honors; two new Bible projects announced.
Publishers Weekly – 2015-07-10
Diamonds in the rough for story lovers.
Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-20
For Antonio Mendez, crossing into the United States without immigration papers was as simple as walking through Tijuana.
Fast Company – 2015-07-23
Getting rid of all your junk to join the "tiny house" movement is a big leap. A new startup from Harvard wants to help people ease into the idea.Living in a tiny house might be the millennial version...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-24
Those captivated by screen giant Elizabeth Taylor can spend a week in a Palm Springs home she once owned for about $5,200, depending on the season, or by even the night.
The Huffington Post – 2015-08-07
F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1921 The manuscripts, and finished typescript, for F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1939 short story "Temperature" have rested quietly at Princeton University for many decades. Housed in...
The Washington Post – 2015-08-12
Two years ago, you could have read Adam Johnson’s story “Nirvana” in Esquire magazine for the price of a fancy latte (or for free online). If you’re hip enough, you’ve already read several...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-12
The man who brought two U.S. Open titles to his native Wisconsin stood at the Whistling Straits practice range Tuesday, observing the modern representative of Wisconsin golf.
The Bookseller – 2015-08-13
Weidenfeld & Nicolson is to publish Gillian Flynn’s short story The Grownup as a standalone book for the first time. The Grownup first appeared under the title What Do You Do? in Rogues (Titan...
The Bookseller – 2015-08-13
Independent publisher Galley Beggar Press is launching a short story competition this weekend. The Norwich-based publisher, which originally published Eimear McBride’s Baileys Women’s Prize for...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-09-16
While many cartoonists can be defined by a singular book or series, collections of their shorter, sometimes lesser-known works can more intimately reflect their artistic sensibilities.
The Guardian – 2015-09-22
Lord Ashcroft practically admits book is hit job on PM, yet many who complain of press intrusion gleefully gobble up and share flimsy, salacious talesSo we all now know about David Cameron and the...
Wired – 2015-09-23
The latest adaptation of a Michael Lewis book gets its first trailer. And it's first chance to become Oscar bait. The post The Subprime Mortgage Crisis Movie Trailer: The Big Short appeared first on...
PC World – 2015-09-29
We concluded our Office 2016 review by noting how poorly Microsoft was promoting the new features of the suite. A new series of Office 2016 guides, published Monday, help rectify that...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-29
Jim Rome, host of the sports radio talk show "The Jim Rome Show," has sold his home in Laguna Beach for $4.95 million.
Digiday – 2015-10-03
Advertising-reliant publishers and platforms are all rushing to commerce as a new potential revenue stream. Publishers are adopting affiliate linking deals, while the likes of Instagram and Twitter...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-03
The Dodgers' youth movement continued Friday night when Corey Seager started at shortstop, and that doesn't figure to change for a long time. There has been no official announcement that Seager has...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-05
Jacob deGrom will start against the Dodgers in Game 1 of the National League Division Series -- and he could start Game 4 on short rest as well, New York Mets Manager Terry Collins said Sunday....
The Bookseller – 2015-10-07
Jonathan Buckley has won the £15,000 BBC National Short Story Award for ‘Briar Road’. This evening (6th October) he was presented with the prize of £15,000 by this year’s Chair of...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-10
When sickly Bostonian Edward J. O'Brien put together the first "Best American Short Stories" anthology in 1915, short stories were considered junky pop culture. He was hoping that his project would...
The Guardian – 2015-10-15
Anthology of uncollected writings should secure a reappraisal of notorious occultist, says publisherAleister Crowley, the occultist once dubbed the “wickedest man in the world”, is due for a...
Reuters – 2015-10-20
DETROIT (Reuters) - Advanced fuel-saving technology and digital multimedia systems in vehicles, including the Tesla Model S sedan, are hurting reliability, Consumer Reports magazine found on Tuesday...
Reuters – 2015-10-20
DETROIT, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Advanced fuel-saving technology and digital multimedia systems in vehicles, including the Tesla Model S sedan, are hurting reliability, Consumer Reports magazine found on...
Engadget – 2015-10-24
In the French city of Grenoble, there are unusual vending machines that don't dispense soda or snacks -- they print out short stories that look like paper receipts instead. These machines were...
Editor & Publisher – 2015-10-28
While most publishers are trying to figure out how to get video shorter to distribute on platforms like Facebook and Snapchat, The Economist is betting on a long-form approach. Its...
The Bookseller – 2015-11-03
German publisher Bastei Lübbe has revealed it is to launch an e-book subscription service targeting the mobile market called oolipo. The subscription service will first soft-launch in the UK, USA,...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-06
LeBron James couldn't take it anymore. Midway through the second quarter against New York, the Cleveland Cavaliers star missed a three-point attempt to go 0 for 3 from behind the arc and decided...
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-11-13
Eight Short Edition vending machines are being set up throughout Grenoble, France to dispense free short stories to the reading public. The post New French Vending Machines Dispense Free Short...
PC World – 2015-11-18
Microsoft is taking a novel approach to marketing its research projects with a series of free sci-fi short stories.The “Future Visions” anthology, available as a free ebook, includes stories from...
The Guardian – 2015-11-20
Tom Gauld rings the changes for short fiction, following Philip Hensher’s article on creating an anthology of British short stories Continue reading...
The Huffington Post – 2015-11-24
It's a familiar scene: You're waiting for a train, or for a chronically late friend. Bored, you reach for your phone to pull up Twitter -- but you left your phone at home, or the battery's dead. You...