Writings By Mother Teresa To Be Published In AugustA collection of previously unreleased writings by Mother Teresa is coming out in August, weeks before the late Nobel Peace Prize winner is to be canonized. The material in the book focuses on mercy and compassion.
Best Books That Make The Perfect Gifts For GraduatesGraduation season is in full swing, and whether the person you know is graduating from middle school, high school, undergrad or grad school, they could probably use some guidance about what comes next.
Abbott Announces Texas Bus Tour To Promote BookGov. Greg Abbott is launching a bus tour to promote his book detailing how he overcame an accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down. Abbott plans to hit 19 Texas cities starting May 18.
Judy Blume Talks Tumblr & Possible New BookJudy Blume has just launched a Tumblr account on top of her popular Twitter feed and Facebook page. And, she hasn't ruled out a new book, despite indicating that "In the Unlikely Event" would be her last.
Amazon's New Kindle Is Small, Light, PriceyWill loyal fans of e-books be willing to pay tablet prices for dedicated e-readers? Amazon is about to find out. The company's latest Kindle is its smallest and lightest yet. But it's also the most expensive.
Abbott's Book Details Struggles After Paralyzing AccidentGov. Greg Abbott has written a book detailing how he overcame a freak accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down. The book, titled "Broken But Unbowed," will be released on May 17.
Kevin Hart To Write Memoir On Struggles & MotivationsAdd author to actor and comedian Kevin Hart's list of accomplishments. The "Ride Along" star is writing a memoir about his experiences growing up and early failures as a comedian that helped fuel his now-prolific career.
Tim McGraw's "Humble & Kind" To Become BookTim McGraw's "Humble and Kind," the hit single inspired by his daughter's leaving for college, will soon become a book. The bound edition featuring lyrics, illustrations and an introduction by the country star. It will come out on May 17.
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Author Harper Lee Dies At 89Harper Lee, the elusive author whose "To Kill a Mockingbird" became an enduring bestseller and classic film with its child's-eye view of racial injustice in a small Southern town, has died. She was 89 years old.
Best Winter Book Club PicksWinter is a great time to hang out with a group of friends and discuss great books. Simon & Schuster, our sister company, has put together this list of book club favorites for your winter reading pleasure.
North Texas Program Gives Moms Books For Newborn BabiesThe ambition of the new Books for Dallas Babies program at Parkland Hospital is to strengthen the bond between mom and baby and promote a culture of literacy for years to come.
Pope Answers Questions From Kids In New BookChildren who posed questions to Pope Francis in letters from around the globe will get their answers in a new book, illustrated with their own artwork. "Dear Pope Francis" is out March 1.