Books And Literature

War veteran Paul Scharre wins award for book 'Army of None'

Apr 23, 2019

A veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan has won a $5,000 award named for the late CIA director William E. Colby

Henry Winkler has 3-book deal for new middle-grade series

Apr 22, 2019

Henry Winkler is planning an out-of-this-world-take on fame and show business

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92

Apr 19, 2019

Legendary paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren, whose ghost hunting with her late husband inspired famous horror films, has died at age 92

America's 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

Apr 18, 2019

America's first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, has died at 88

'Courage' special brings author Brené Brown to Netflix

Apr 18, 2019

Best-selling author Brené Brown is known for her very popular TED Talk video and a series of best-selling self-help books, and now she's coming to Netflix

'Deeply candid' Demi Moore memoir coming in September

Apr 17, 2019

Nine years after book deal was first announced, Demi Moore is ready to release a memoir her publisher calls 'deeply candid and insightful'

Notre Dame an inspiration in film, music and books

Apr 16, 2019

The Notre Dame de Paris, which sustained a devastating fire Monday, has inspired writers, painters and filmmakers for hundreds of years

David Brion Davis, scholar of slavery, dead at 92

Apr 15, 2019

David Brion Davis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who documented the centrality of slavery in Western culture through a landmark trilogy that made him among the world's most respected and influential scholars, has died at age 92

Pulitzers given to Aretha Franklin, author Richard Powers

Apr 15, 2019

Aretha Franklin has been given an honorary Pulitzer Prize, cited posthumously for her extraordinary career

The Latest: Louisiana newspaper wins local-reporting award

Apr 15, 2019

The staff of The Advocate has won a Pulitzer Prize for local reporting for its series about Louisiana's conviction system

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