Author Jojo Moyes has pledged to save the British adult literacy program Quick Reads from closure by funding it for the next three years. She says she was “completely dumbfounded” on learning of the scheme’s closure and is believed to have donated arou…
by M. T. Anderson, Candace Fleming, Stephanie Hemphill, Lisa Ann Sandell, Jennifer Donnelly, Linda Sue Park, and Deborah Hopkinson
Almost everyone knows the story of King Henry VIII, the King of England who created his own church and marr…
by Siobhan Vivian
In 1944, 17-year-old Molly Meade opened Meade Creamery, an all-women staffed homemade ice cream stand to keep spirits high during World War II. The ice cream is as renowned as the tale of how it came to be: two young swee…
The auditing platform wants to help its members automate the print ad sales process.
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by Rachel Hawkins
Rachel Hawkins’s newest novel, ROYALS, follows 16-year-old small-town Floridian, Daisy. Her life may seem normal with her working at the nearest knock-off Walmart, but her older — and much more poised — sister,…
National Media Group revenue is up, but profits slim as the company continues its Time Inc. integration strategy.
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This year saw big changes to the celebrations. Perhaps there is some way, even with the larger scale of participants, to make Children’s Book Week stand out?
The Pulitzer Prize board has opened an independent review of sexual misconduct allegations against the award-winning novelist Junot Díaz, who is stepping down as chairman, the board said on Thursday.
“Mr. Díaz said he welcomed the review and…
Executives from Storytel and Kobo offer insights into the meteoric rise of audiobooks in the U.S. and abroad.