Study: Reading Books Makes You Kinder And More EmpatheticCan reading make you a better person? According to a study, it's shown to make you kinder, and more empathetic.
Jeff Kinney Marks 10 Years Of "Wimpy Kid" SeriesJeff Kinney recently looked back at the decade since "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" made him one of the world's most popular writers. The first 11 novels have sold more than 180 million copies.
Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison Honored With Literary AwardNobel literature laureate Toni Morrison is collecting another prestigious prize. The novelist is scheduled to be presented with the Emerson-Thoreau Medal by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Obama Books To Be Published Worldwide, From Ireland To IndiaThe publishing of the upcoming books by Barack and Michelle Obama will be a global event. Penguin Random House announced Monday that it has lined up publishers from Ireland to South Africa for the two books.
Bush Reflects On Painting & Press While Promoting BookFormer President George W. Bush said that he didn't intend to criticize President Trump when he said recently that a free press is essential to democracy. He called his own relationship with the media "symbiotic."
Fans Divided On Tom Brady Movie IdeaA new book and motion picture are in the works about Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the 'Deflategate' suspension that he overcame to earn an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring.
Clinton To Reflect On 2016 Race In New BookHillary Clinton has a lot of plans for 2017, including some reflections on her stunning loss last fall to Donald Trump. Clinton is working on a book of personal essays that will come out this fall.
Dallas Public Library Selling Thousands Of Books This WeekendBooks withdrawn from circulation to make room for new ones are up for grabs.
Oak Cliff Library Checks Out More Than BooksA library in North Texas is now stocking something that might help someone land their next job or even a date.
"Momentous Changes" Push Back Ivanka Trump's BookCiting the "momentous changes" in her life, like her father being elected to the White House, Ivanka Trump and her publisher are pushing back the release of her book from early March to early May.
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Selena's Father Sues To Stop TV SeriesThe father of slain Tejano star Selena has filed a lawsuit to stop production of a television series based on what he calls an unauthorized 2012 memoir by the singer's widower.