Jun 14, 2013 Didn't get enough of our coverage of the consumer economy? Here's a list of books and articles our reporters and producers went to to get answers about how and why we spend.
Jun 10, 2013 Concerns over Orwellian surveillance and Big Brother provides a literary boost.
Mar 5, 2013 Barnes & Noble is expected to report a profit for the last quarter, but its digital e-reader business isn't performing as hoped.
Jan 29, 2013 After our interview about a library containing only e-books and e-readers, a listener tells us her thoughts.
Dec 6, 2012 With the discovery of bedbugs in old library books, maybe now you'll think about buying that Kindle e-reader.
Oct 19, 2012 The long decline of the physical book is affecting how bookcases are marketed and used in homes.
Aug 31, 2012 We spend a third of our lives doing it -- or at least, we're supposed to. Eight hours a night -- we've been hearing that for years, but come on -- who can do that?
Aug 3, 2012 Turns out, making split-second gut decisions might not be the best way to make great choices. Author Frank Partnoy says those who take a slower pace win the race.
Jun 15, 2012 Would you investigate the trajectory of a single dollar bill? Let me explain. So you go to the store and buy things, then you pay with a $100 bill. What happens to that note? In a nutshell, my question is: What is the route that a single bill takes? How does it circulate? How far can it travel? Homero, Sacramento, CA