Milo Yiannopoulos’ book was canceled Monday. But that doesn’t mean it won’t be published.
Simon & Schuster took the unusual step of canceling publication of “Dangerous,” by right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, after a video surfaced that showed the Breitbart editor appearing to defend sex between young boys and older men.Read more
It seems as if Tom Hanks has been in just about everything — and soon he can be in your library too. The two-time Oscar winner has a book of fiction coming out in October.
Titled “Uncommon Type: Some Stories,” the book features 17 stories that each involve a different variety of typewriter, Hanks’ collectible of choice, publisher Alfred A.Read more
British journalist Piers Morgan tried to use E.L. James to distract from his ongoing Twitter feud with J.K. Rowling, but the "Fifty Shades of Grey" author ended up spanking him on social media.
"Hi @E_L_James, any chance you could start tweeting me one of your books?" Morgan tweeted at the erotica writer. "I need some relief from this Harry Potter crap."Read more
The back wall at the Blue Bottle Coffee in downtown Los Angeles is lined from top to bottom with books.
The airy coffee destination fills the corner of the historic Bradbury Building in downtown Los Angeles. Behind plate-glass windows, patrons can be seen drifting to the counter for personalized service at the newest Los Angeles outpost of the Oakland-based chain.Read more
Irwin Stambler, an aeronautical engineer whose love of music inspired him to write some of the earliest and most flavorful encyclopedias on pop music, has died at the age of 92.
Stambler died Feb.Read more
It’s one thing to read “Where the Wild Things Are.” It’s another to have it read to you by Barack and Michelle Obama.Read more