Nickelodeon Star Jennette McCurdy’s Memoir Isn’t a Juicy Child Star Tell-All. It’s Better.

Nickelodeon Star Jennette McCurdy’s Memoir Isn’t a Juicy Child Star Tell-All. It’s Better.

On August 9, the day her much-hyped memoir was released, Jennette McCurdy participated in a Q&A session in Brooklyn, NY. Much of the crowd was there for one purpose: They loved the actress-turned-author on Nickelodeon shows iCarly and Sam and Cat, both of which aired nearly a decade ago or more now. McCurdy was a … Read more

Gorillaz Animator Jamie Hewlett Announces Art Book Phoo Action: Silver Jubilee

Gorillaz Animator Jamie Hewlett Announces Art Book Phoo Action: Silver Jubilee

Jamie Hewlett, the English animator and co-creator of Gorillaz, has announced an art book collecting his illustrations for Phoo Action and Get the Freebies. Phoo Action: Silver Jubilee includes an oral history of the Phoo Action TV show, adapted for a 2008 BBC pilot from the Get the Freebies comic published in culture magazine The … Read more

George Floyd Memorial Foundation announces book release

George Floyd Memorial Foundation announces book release

The National Black Theater Festival officially came to a close over the weekend, but it brought a lot of people into town who fostered important conversations — that they say are far from over. One of those people is Love McCall. She is a national board member with the George Floyd Memorial Foundation and spent … Read more

Remembering David McCullough – The Atlantic

Remembering David McCullough – The Atlantic

Two years ago, I happened to come across an interview with David McCullough in the Vineyard Gazette, his hometown newspaper. I still have it, printed out and placed in a folder in my desk drawer. I kept it because, as was so often the case, McCullough had said something that I wanted to remember. “There … Read more

Book Club Picks for August 2022

Book Club Picks for August 2022

The latest from Jamie Ford, a debut novel by Anthony Marra, and two Jane Austen classics are among the many lucky titles selected by book clubs across the country for the month of August. To submit titles for inclusion in this roundup, email us. Amerie’s Book Club and Read with Jenna, the Jenna Bush Hager … Read more

Gallagher to hold book signing | News

Gallagher to hold book signing | News

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – Back around 2003, Mike “Mig” Gallagher, a Marine, visited Gettysburg and left wondering if anybody from his native state of California served in one of the bloodiest and most pivotal battles of the American Civil War. He learned there indeed was a Union regiment representing California in name, having been founded by … Read more

Sarah Winman on art and beauty, unconventional families and what’s next

Sarah Winman on art and beauty, unconventional families and what’s next

When English author Sarah Winman sits down to write, she never has a plot in mind – and yet she’s brought the acclaimed When God Was a Rabbit, Tin Man, and A Year of Marvellous Ways to the world. Readers everywhere fell in love with her characters in 2021’s Still Life, but Winman says it’s a mysterious … Read more

Feminist icon Clementine Ford on new book, How We Love

Feminist icon Clementine Ford on new book, How We Love

Clementine Ford is appearing at the Auckland Writers Festival. Ahead of her appearance at the Auckland Writers Festival this month, Australian feminist icon Clementine Ford talks to Naomi Arnold about her new book, How We Love. Birthing a baby is a brutal shock to body and mind. But one of the hardest things Clementine Ford … Read more

Dolly Parton Imagination Library free book program launches today in Falls City | News

Dolly Parton Imagination Library free book program launches today in Falls City | News

Parents and caregivers of children five years old and younger in the Independence (97351) and Falls City (97344) zip codes will soon be able to have their child receive a specially selected book in the mail every month by enrolling in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library project. Since 1995, the Dolly Parton Imagination Library has … Read more

Binge-watch your favourite book | Hindi Movie News

Binge-watch your favourite book | Hindi Movie News

Book-to-OTT adaptations have gained a lot of momentum and are usually well-received by the audience Over the last few years, book-to-screen adaptation on streaming platforms has become a huge trend. And going by the reception of these adaptations, the audience seems to be loving it. In last year’s Emmy nominations, book adaptations won 85 nods. … Read more