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After Dunedin school serves as shelter, 80 books missing from classroom
DUNEDIN (FOX 13) - A Pinellas County teacher was met with an unpleasant surprise when she returned to school after Hurricane Irma. She said more than 80 of her classroom reading books had vanished. She believes they were taken while people used ...

Aaron Judge keeps forcing his way into the record books
Aaron Judges watches his two-run homer head over the wall during the Yankees' 11-3 win on Wednesday. Paul J. Bereswill. More On: new york yankees · Former Yankee sentenced to 8 years on corruption charges · This MLB fan-danger problem should've ...

Publisher runs off with local author's money and doesn't publish book
DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (WXYZ) - A local author wants answers, after she says her publisher took thousands of dollars and never published her book. Now, the publisher is nowhere to be seen. Tonia Bell signed a contract with Green Iny publishers in ...

For Hispanic Heritage Month, 3 Books on Latinos in the US
In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and coincides with the Independence Days of a number of Latin American countries including Guatemala, Honduras and Mexico, here are three books on Latinos' history, ...

15-Year-Old Rowan Blanchard Has Announced Her First Book
At 15-years-old, Rowan Blanchard has accomplished the following things: led a hit Disney Channel series; co-starred in a number of popular big screen films; spoken at the U.N. Women and U.S. National Committee's annual conference; acted as an activist ...

Richard Robinson of Scholastic Honored for Lifetime of Work in Children's Publishing
Richard Robinson, who runs the publisher Scholastic, was named the winner of a lifetime achievement award given by the National Book Foundation. Credit Scholastic Inc. Richard Robinson, the man responsible for bringing Harry Potter to American readers, ...

Thief Who Stole Rare Comic Books Busted Trying to Sell to Shops, NYPD Says
An ex-con stole rare Spiderman and X-Men comic books worth about $4,000 from a man's stoop in Windsor Terrace, but was nabbed weeks later after he tried to flip them to shops, police and prosecutors said. Kenneth Gaynor, 40, snagged the comic books ...

Amazon's Most-Read Books Of Summer Won't Come As A Surprise To Pop-Culture Junkies
Praise be! Amazon has released a short list of the most-read books of the summer, based on gathered Kindle data, and it turns out that — no surprises here — The Handmaid's Tale was the most-read book of the summer. Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel ...

UBNow
Books that once made the literary blacklist, including the 'The Great Gatsby” and Dr. Seuss' “Green Eggs and Ham,” will be on display in the lobby of Lockwood Memorial Library as the UB Libraries mark Banned Books Week Sept. 24-30. Banned Books Week ...

OkadaBooks – The innovative platform revolutionising book publishing in Nigeria
It is true what is said of necessity, of it being the mother of invention. No one would agree more with that proverb than an innovator and start-up founder like Okechukwu Ofili, whose frustration with the publishing and distribution industry in Nigeria ...

FX Prods. to Develop 'Framed,' Robert F. Kennedy Jr's Crusade to Clear His Cousin's Murder Conviction — Exclusive
In “Framed,” which was released last year by independent book publisher Skyhorse Publishing, Kennedy fingered two men who he believes are the real killers. Kennedy also believed that Skakel's case was impacted by a desire by some people to attack the ...

Hillary Clinton lands at No. 1 on USA TODAY books list; Katy Tur is No. 7
Here's a look at what's new on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list… Vote-getters: Two buzzy political books are hot sellers this week, including What Happened, which returns former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton to the top of ...

Amazon has laid out exactly how to game its self-publishing platform
Bestseller status, five stars, a large number of reviews—there's a whole host of ways to figure out if a book on Amazon is good or popular, but they're all at risk of fraud. On September 6, Amazon took legal action against five alleged violations of ...

Popular Beijing Library Closed Over Pirated Books
Beijing authorities have ordered one of the world's most iconic libraries to suspend operations after its shelves were found to contain pirated books. Liyuan Library, a nonprofit organization in Jiaojiehe Village on the capital's outskirts, provides ...





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