- Don DeLillo receiving honorary National Book Award Updated: Sep-02-15 9:37 am
NEW YORK - Don DeLillo is pleased to receive an honorary National Book Award medal for lifetime achievement, but a "little intimidated" by the citation for "Distinguished Contribution to American Letters."
- Selznick, Franzen, Kaling among authors with books this fall Updated: Sep-01-15 8:16 am
NEW YORK - Brian Selznick and Edwidge Danticat, authors of two of fall's most anticipated works for young people, both know something about living in multiple worlds.
- 5 things to know about France's most storied medal Updated: Aug-24-15 1:49 pm
PARIS - Three Americans and a British businessman were awarded France's highest decoration, the Legion of Honor, or Legion d'Honneur, Monday for subduing a gunman on a high-speed train carrying hundreds of passengers to Paris.