Online book reviewer Ashley Kritzer with the Tampa Bay Business Journal tells us what thriller novels are hot on the bookstore shelves this summer.
- The Montgomery Advertiser
As an Indian immigrant and retired doctor in rural Alabama, June Samuel thinks she has a story worth telling in "The Audacity to Carry On."
- American City Business Journals
“You can start companies from anywhere. You can hire from anywhere," said Salesforce co-CEO Bret Taylor. "Silicon Valley is now in the cloud."
A number of top aides to the 45th president churned out books after his presidency ended. The public isn’t buying.
Board members of a school district in southeastern Wisconsin rejected the use of “When the Emperor Was Divine,” a novel about Japanese American incarceration during World War II, for a high school class. The Muskego-Norway school district’s curriculum committee had previously endorsed the 2002 novel by author Julie Otsuka for use in a 10th-grade accelerated English class. The book, which is about the incarceration of a Japanese American family during World War II, was the recipient of the American Library Association’s Alex Award and the Asian American Literary Award.
Vitalik Buterin says he wants to turn the world into a utopia where ‘rich people’s desire for wealth signaling’ doesn’t go to ‘wasteful zero sum crap’ like a superyacht
Calling crypto “a frontier social movement,” Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin wants his community to think beyond expensive baubles and “repeating unimaginative 20th century crap except with ourselves at the top.”
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A parent accused Oconomowoc schools of teaching age-inappropriate material. The district threatened a defamation lawsuit.
The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty has written a letter defending Alexandra Schweitzer's comments as protected speech.
- Entertainment Weekly
Check out exclusive illustrations from veteran fantasy artist Alan Lee. The period detailed in this new collection will also be the setting for Amazon's upcoming Lord of the Rings TV show.
Tell-all books by ex-Trump aides Mark Meadows, Kellyanne Conway, and Stephanie Grisham got lots of buzz but didn't sell as expected, Politico reported.
- The Telegraph
Henry Kissinger has just entered his 100th year, and long may he continue. He is one of those indestructible witnesses to history who seem literally to have seen everything and known everyone: a living archive. His inseparability from the mainstream of world history began in the 1930s when his Jewish family were driven out of Germany. He fought for America in the Second World War. By the 1950s he was a professor of history at Harvard. In the early 1960s he was in Kennedy’s White House and by the
- Business Insider
A Marvel comic writer apologized after a Miles Morales story received backlash over racial stereotypes
The writer, Yehudi Mercado, promised to donate his payment for the Marvel comic to the Brooklyn Book Bodega charity.
China is requiring influencers to have 'qualifications' to discuss law, medicine, and finance during live-streaming sessions
Live-streamers have also been banned from publishing content that "denies the leadership of the Communist Party of China," according to a new guide.
It appeared on the show on Wednesday night.
More often than not, the identities of wives/girlfriends/partners of famous musicians are defined in association with their notable counterparts. Olivia Harrison, widow of George Harrison, incorrectly falls into this category. Prior to becoming romantically attached to George, the Mexican-American Los Angeles native worked for his label, Dark Horse Records. They fell in love and he … Olivia Harrison: “I Wanted People To Know About George” Read More » The post Olivia Harrison: “I Wanted People To
A poop-themed children’s financial literacy textbook is on a severe backorder in Japan due to an overwhelming amount of orders. The Financial Services Agency (FSA) in Japan offered to distribute free “Poop Money Drill” textbooks beginning in April to those who apply, causing a massive backorder due to its popularity, reported SoraNews24. An average of 10 books were being distributed by the FSA in April; however, the number skyrocketed by 1,000 times on June 16.
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Beach read master Jennifer Weiner, Emily St. John Mandel, Amy Bloom and "Star Wars" super fan Mike Chen have written some of this year's best books.
- Christian Science Monitor
Tyrannosaurus bones help piece together the story of dinosaurs’ demise, while mammals emerged and adapted, in two outstanding natural history books.
Taylor Swift just released a new song, 'Carolina', for the highly anticipated film adaptation of 'Where the Crawdads Sing'. Take a look at the lyrics here.
- Yahoo Movies UK
Set in the marshland of Northern Carolina, this coming-of-age story is a cinema spectacle not to be missed.
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Answers and solutions for puzzles ranging from crosswords to Sudoku that were published in USA TODAY Network's local newspapers
The latest Netflix original rom-com is based on the young-adult novel by Jenna Evans Welch, but the adaptation changed some plots and characters.