The arts are well represented in the list of 23 recipients of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation fellowship, the so-called “Genius Grant” that awards $500,000 over five years to individuals whose future work the …
With today’s publication of J.K. Rowling’s first foray into grown-up fiction, The Casual Vacancy, you’d think the Harry Potter author would be having a muggle-centric news day. But, even as The Casual Vacancy bows, Rowling has …
It’s not really possible to open The Casual Vacancy without a lot of expectations both high and low crashing around in your brain and distorting your vision. There’s no point pretending they’re not there. I know I had a lot of, …
J.K. Rowling’s new novel, ‘The Casual Vacancy’, hits shelves tomorrow. How will the author’s foray into adult lit stack up against these other beloved children’s authors?
“They’re all page-turners, but this one really goes hell to leather.”
Book buyers make war, not love
“Everything in life that you don’t understand opens up to you as you live.”
It seems like just yesterday that Gabby Douglas was doing back handsprings. Now, she’s writing a memoir, due out in December. Who else rushed to the presses after making a name for themselves?
The award-winning author revealed this morning that she recently underwent a mastectomy
“Bob Dylan is, in the best sense of the word, a careerist.”
The magic will live on in her garden
Have you got a vampire’s appetite?