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Man Who Fled Nazi Germany
Now Has a Bestseller
May 18, 2021 9:08 AM CDT
Man Who Fled Nazi Germany Now Has a Bestseller
Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz's 'The Passenger' went out of print in early '40s, but now it's back
- A novel that's made its way onto a UK bestseller list has finally found its place in the sun, eight decades after a mostly tepid reaction to its first printing.
, written by Germany's Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz in 1938, tells the story of Jewish businessman Otto Silbermann...
Fans Make Her
Jan 21, 2021 5:50 PM CST
Amanda Gorman's Fans Make Her Books Bestsellers
'I am on the floor,' inaugural poet says
- Amanda Gorman has two books coming out, but not until September. After the poet's performance at President Biden's inauguration Wednesday, they went to the top of a bestseller list anyway. "I am on the floor," Gorman tweeted . "My books are #1 and #2 on Amazon...
Nov 23, 2019 4:00 PM CST
Republicans Issue Cryptic Remark Over Trump Jr's New Book
'Triggered' is No. 1 on the New York Times bestseller list, but is that legit?
- Donald Trump Jr's book
is No. 1 nationwide—but what's the little dagger symbol beside it on the
New York Times
bestseller list? That indicates bulk purchases improved its ranking, and sure enough, the Republican National Committee paid a bookseller chain $94,800 the week before
A Best-Selling Book, a
Aug 28, 2017 1:05 PM CDT
A Best-Selling Book, a Behind-the-Scenes Scandal
'Handbook for Mortals' has been yanked from 'NYT' best-seller list for YA fiction
- How did a book many have never heard of, from both a new author and a new publisher, suddenly dethrone the book that had been at the top of the
New York Times
best-seller list for young adult fiction? It wasn't thanks to a publicity campaign or a celebrity...
Modern Literary Mystery
May Be Solved
Oct 3, 2016 6:21 AM CDT
Modern Literary Mystery May Be Solved
Italian journalist thinks he knows who the real Elena Ferrante is
- It's what the
New York Times
calls "one of the most intriguing literary mysteries in recent history." But now Elena Ferrante, author of several best-selling novels who has lived under that pseudonym since the early 1990s, appears to have been unmasked by Italian journalist Claudio Gatti. In...
Author: My Character's
Rape Was Based on My Own
Mar 30, 2016 3:33 AM CDT
Author: My Character's Rape Was Based on My Own
Jessica Knoll says acknowledging gang rape when she was 15 is 'a start'
- The author of the best-selling novel
Luckiest Girl in the World
is starting a frank conversation with her readers, admitting a year after her novel's release that the excruciating rape scene in her book is based on events that happened to her at a party when she was 15,...
Feb 21, 2013 12:48 AM CST
Next From Bill O'Reilly:
Fox News host's latest book to address 'Roman power'
- First it was
. Now, Bill O'Reilly is readying a third
volume—this one on Jesus. In writing the latest book, O'Reilly worked with Martin Dugard, his collaborator from the previous two bestsellers,
reports. "We've uncovered some interesting things...
New Bestseller: Novel
About ... Hitler's Return
Jan 23, 2013 11:22 AM CST
New Bestseller: Novel About ... Hitler's Return
Germans apparently love it, and soon you can, too, dear English reader
- Adolf Hitler doesn't seem like a hilarious subject, but a German writer did indeed write a comic novel about the Führer, and it's now a bestseller in the country.
Er Ist Wieder Da
("He's Back") by Timur Vermes imagines Hitler waking up in 2011...
Dying Mom's Wish
May 12, 2012 1:50 PM CDT
Dying Mom's Wish List Becomes Best-Seller
Kate Greene's last wishes inspired 'Mum's List'
- The last wishes of a dying mother have inspired a British best-seller that's soon coming to the US, reports ABC News . The story began when Kate Greene and her husband, St. John Greene—sweethearts since high school—had a son diagnosed with cancer and another born prematurely. Both turned...
Book of the Year Is...
Dec 6, 2011 1:17 PM CST
Amazon's Best-Selling Book of the Year Is...
'Steve Jobs ': impressive, considering it was released in October
- Though it came out in late October,
by Walter Isaacson has already reached the top of Amazon's best-seller list, and is now the best-selling book of the year, MacRumors reports. Amazon had predicted the authorized biography would lead the list. It reached No. 13 soon after its...
a 'Pack of Lies'
Apr 18, 2011 2:22 AM CDT
Bestselling Memoir a 'Pack of Lies'
Greg Mortenson 'fudged facts,' treats charity like 'personal ATM': journo
- A bestselling memoir about an American's efforts to build schools for girls in Pakistan and Afghanistan has been lashed as a " pack of lies " in a
Three Cups of Tea,
author Greg Mortenson wrote about his experience being nursed to health by Pakistani...
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