Washington PostThree Books by Gabriel Garcia Marquez That You Must ReadPeople MagazineNovelist William Kennedy famously called it "the first piece of literature since the Book of Genesis that should be required reading for the entire human race," and that was precisely what scared me off. That and the fact that the title consists of the ...Writer G […]
Economist Receives Rock Star TreatmentNew York TimesSince touching down in Washington this week to promote his new book, “Capital in the 21st Century,” Mr. Piketty has met with Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, given a talk to President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers and lectured at the International ...and more »
Comicbook.com (blog)Disney making new 'Star Wars' books based on original trilogyCNETDisney's launching a set of four new children's books based on the original "Star Wars" trilogy. In a release Friday, the media giant said the series will hit bookstores beginning in October, with the publication of "The Adventures of Luke […]
LiveScience.comKindle vs. Books? Children Just Don't See It That Way (Op-Ed)LiveScience.comA furious debate has been raging for some years now between adults. Are you a Kindle lover or a devotee of the good, old-fashioned book? As the e-book spreads into children's publishing, some look in terror at the thought of our children forgetting ...and mor […]
Digital TrendsSamsung offers free ebooks through new Galaxy-only Kindle app (Updated)Digital TrendsSamsung has signed a deal with Amazon, and will jointly launch a custom version of the Kindle book store made specifically for Galaxy phone and tablets. Initially reported by Engadget, Samsung has since provided all the information concerning the new app.Samsun […]
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