- What Happens When A Big-Name Author Is Sued For Copyright Infringement - HuffPost
HuffPostWhat Happens When A Big-Name Author Is Sued For Copyright Infringement
Filing a copyright infringement lawsuit against a well-known author is bound to draw attention, but what are the suit's odds of success? Many in the literary world were immediately skeptical of an unpublished author claiming that his manuscript had ...
- Bestselling author says Trump is president thanks to 'white supremacy' and liberals can't get enough - Fox News
Fox NewsBestselling author says Trump is president thanks to 'white supremacy' and liberals can't get enough
FILE -- President Donald Trump speaks about tax reform at the Loren Cook Company, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, in Springfield, Mo. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). The great jazz musician Miles Davis was known for his boorishness, especially toward his white ...
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- Stephen King at 70: Ghost Summer author Tananarive Due on rock gods and monsters - EW.com
EW.comStephen King at 70: Ghost Summer author Tananarive Due on rock gods and monsters
Stephen King celebrates his 70th birthday today, so in honor of the milestone EW is presenting tributes to the man whose Constant Readers think of as “Uncle Steve.” Today: Tananarive Due, author of The Good House, My Soul to Keep, and the short story ...
- An appreciation of Beverly Cleary: both children's author and memoirist - Seattle Times
Seattle TimesAn appreciation of Beverly Cleary: both children's author and memoirist
Cleary's descriptions of Portland during the Depression are stark and so evocative that “A Girl from Yamhill” would be a regional classic whether it was written by an unknown or a world-famous children's author. I think Cleary's popularity has caused ...
- The brilliant book that inspired Dune author Frank Herbert - Boing Boing
Boing BoingThe brilliant book that inspired Dune author Frank Herbert
That science-fiction extravaganza Dune allegorizes contemporary themes of imperialism, economic addiction to oil, and religious war is obvious. But it turns out that Frank Herbert's masterpiece owes much to one book in particular: Lesley Blanch's ...
- Asheville author, food truck owner's travel book becomes best-seller - Asheville Citizen-Times
Asheville Citizen-TimesAsheville author, food truck owner's travel book becomes best-seller
ASHEVILLE - It wasn't just a vacation — it was a leap of faith. When Kyle James and his girlfriend Ashley Grigsby bought a one-way ticket to Paris, they didn't know what was about to happen. That was part of the point. "Traveling gives people such an ...
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- Q&A with the Author of "It's Decorative Gourd Season, Motherfuckers" - TheStranger.com
TheStranger.comQ&A with the Author of "It's Decorative Gourd Season, Motherfuckers"
I don't know about you, but I can't wait to get my hands on some fucking gourds and arrange them in a horn-shaped basket on my dining room table. That shit is going to look so seasonal. I'm about to head up to the attic right now to find that wicker ...
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- Bestselling author Stephen King turns 70 - Deutsche Welle
Deutsche WelleBestselling author Stephen King turns 70
He is known as the grandmaster of horror: Stephen King has been tapping into our fears like no other for more than 40 years. But the bestselling author also has a sensitive side. Film still: Sissy Spacek in Carrie, 1976 (picture alliance/Everett ...
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- Christina Baker Kline, Jacques Pépin Among Author Talks - Hartford ... - Hartford CourantChristina Baker Kline, Jacques Pépin Among Author Talks - Hartford ...
Christina Baker Kline, Jacques Pépin are among this week's authors appearing at Connecticut bookstores and libraries.
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- After Chinese Cultural Revolution, author finds love, freedom and comedy in Pleasanton - East Bay Times
East Bay TimesAfter Chinese Cultural Revolution, author finds love, freedom and comedy in Pleasanton
East Bay Times
PLEASANTON — As a comedian, author, motivational speaker and healer, Margaret Zhao wears a lot of hats. But she couldn't have done any of it without the determination she had to muster as an outcast growing up in China during the country's Cultural ...
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