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Astronaut Chris Hadfield offers a visual tour of Earth from the International Space Station in "You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes," like this view stretching from Havana to Washington, D.C.

Chris Hadfield can show you your hometown from space

Oct 16, 2014
No, he wouldn't sing for us. We asked.
Posted In: international space station, space, photography, Books

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's dark lost chapter

Sep 1, 2014
Deemed too wild and subversive for its time, the unprinted chapter has resurfaced.
Posted In: Books, publishing

Streaming books on Amazon?

Jul 17, 2014
The online retail giant is jockeying for space in a budding market.
Posted In: Amazon, streaming, Books, subscription fees
'The Silkworm'

Amazon wasn't the place to buy J.K. Rowling's new book

Jun 19, 2014
Independent book stores promote Hachette titles to win business away from Amazon.
Posted In: J.K. Rowling, Amazon, Books

What should your political memoir be called?

Jun 10, 2014
Time magazine made a memoir title generator to help.
Posted In: hillary clinton, memoirs, Books
Mona Simpson

Mona Simpson on the economics behind 'Casebook'

Jun 6, 2014
We're asking authors about the numbers that inspire them.
Posted In: literature, Books, Mona Simpson

Khaled Hosseini on the economics behind 'And the Mountains Echoed'

Jun 3, 2014
We're asking authors about the numbers that inspire them.
Posted In: literature, Books, Khaled Hoseini

Amazon and the publisher

May 23, 2014
The battle between Amazon and publishers gets dirty, and there are casualties
Posted In: Amazon, Books, publishing
Paper books on a table are, of course, on sale.

Why books always seem to have a discounted price

May 8, 2014
A look at why and how retailers use cheap book prices as a selling point.
Posted In: Books, bookstore, borders

Twitter invites writers to think beyond 140 characters

Mar 12, 2014
Twitter’s Fiction Festival is less about fiction and more about publishing.
Posted In: Books, publishing

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