Toni Morisson’s New Novel ‘God Help The Child’ Arrives In April

It’s going to be a long six-month wait for fans of the prolific author Toni Morrison. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf announced last Tuesday that Morrison’s new book “God Help the Child,” will be released next year on April 30. The…

John Grisham Child Porn Comments Went Too Far

Author John Grisham has apologized for comments he made regarding child pornography during an interview with the Telegraph. Grisham claimed that the United States is wrongly convicting too many men for viewing child pornography. He said that many of them…

Susan Spencer-Wendel, Best-Selling Author, Dies At 47

Susan Spencer-Wendel, writer of the best-selling book Until I Say Goodbye, died on Wednesday in her home. She was 47 years old. Spencer-Wendel was suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease – a neurodegenerative disease. The symptoms for the disease include muscle…

Joe McGinniss: Author of ‘Fatal Vision’ Passes Away at 71

Author Joe McGinniss passed away Monday afternoon after a two-year battle with prostate cancer. His attorney Dennis Holahan confirmed that he died while being treated at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was 71 years old. McGinniss has written 12…

Mark Helprin’s Novel Is Now A Colin Farrell Film

“If it weren’t for music, I would think that love is mortal.” This prosaic musing about music might seem like words written by a romance novelist. Indeed, it’s a quote from one of Mark Helprin’s novels. However, the 66-year-old author…

Candace Cameron Bure, From “Full House” to Family Matters

Candace Cameron Bure has come a long way since her leading role in the 1990’s hit show “Full House” and it seems that she may have picked up on some of those theatrical family values. Most of you may remember…

Unpublished J.D. Salinger Stories Posted Online

Three unpublished short stories, that were previously only available to read at academic institutions, have been leaked online this week and have shown up on websites such as Imgur and MediaFire. The late writer, J.D. Salinger, who died in 2010…

J.D. Salinger Stories Are Leaked Online

Three unpublished stories by the late reclusive author J.D. Salinger were leaked online this week, sending the literary world into a frenzy. Apparently Thanksgiving got a little bit busier as people scrambled to get their hands on a copy of…

J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic Film Is In The Making

Have you ever wondered what went on in the mind of the man who created the popular Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit novels? There is now a film in the works that is being developed about the well-known…

Doris Lessing, Nobel Prize Winning Author, Dies At Age 94

Dori Lessing, a Nobel Prize winning author, has died. She was 94, and perhaps most well-known for her novel The Golden Notebook. Her books were known to reflect her journeys across the former British empire. She was born Doris May…