Meet Ian Barnes, Hand Bookbinder by Royal Appointment

Meet Ian Barnes, Hand Bookbinder by Royal Appointment

Terry Pratchett 1948 - 2015

Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett

After writing over 70 books, earning a following of cultishly loyal fans, being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's Disease, and becoming a public proponent for right-to-die campaigns, Sir Terry Pratchett has died.

NBCC Honors Toni Morrison

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison accepted the Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award in front of a standing ovation at America's National Book Critics Circle Awards. The editor, author and professor has a new book coming out next month.

2015 Bailey's Prize Longlist

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

The longlist for the 2015 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction has been announced. The list of 20 is a mix of genres and styles and includes both debut novelists (Emma Healy) and veterans (Anne Tyler). The shortlist will be announced in April.

Shantaram Sequel Announced

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

Little, Brown UK has just announced an upcoming sequel to Gregory David Robert's bestselling tome, Shantaram. The Mountain Shadow will be released late this year. In the mean time, readers should brush up on Robert's nearly 1000 page debut.