'Game of Thrones' author says latest installment delayed

Jan 3, 2016

'Game of Thrones' author says latest installment delayed

“Game of Thrones” fans were let down Saturday, when author George R.R. Martin admitted he had missed a Dec. 31 deadline to complete the latest installment in the fantasy series. ” ‘The Winds of Winter’ is not finished,” Martin announced in a lengthy blog ...

Re-print of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' unleashes row in Germany

Dec 24, 2015

Re-print of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' unleashes row in Germany

For the first time since Adolf Hitler’s death, Germany is publishing the Nazi leader’s political treatise “Mein Kampf,” unleashing a highly charged row over whether the text is an inflammatory racist diatribe or a useful educational tool. The 70-year copyright on the text, written ...

Used bookstores help tell stories along Route 66

Oct 24, 2015

Used bookstores help tell stories along Route 66

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Travelers along historic Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles have no problem finding their fix of fake American Indian jewelry and vintage Elvis posters. However, along this path motorists also will discover something once declared dead: the used bookstore. There’s the Chicago bookstore ...

Oct 2, 2015

Books on Constitution flood stores amid security law outcry

Another wave of Constitution books is inundating bookstores across the nation as public interest swells over government security laws enacted last month to sidestep the unamended charter’s pacifist restrictions, 70 years after the end of the war. According to Kyohei Shibata of the Research ...