- James Patterson launches children's imprint Updated: May-29-15 10:58 am
NEW YORK - James Patterson, already one of the book world's most popular authors, is now becoming a publisher.
- Publishing world gathers this week for book conventions Updated: May-26-15 10:32 am
NEW YORK - Diversity will get an extra push at this week's BookCon and BookExpo America.
- Correction: Obama-After White House story Updated: May-18-15 4:24 pm
WASHINGTON - In a story May 16 about President Barack Obama's plans after he leaves the White House, The Associated Press reported erroneously that George H.W. Bush's presidential library is in Houston. The library is in College Station, Texas.
- Marcia Brown, award-winning book illustrator, dead at 96 Updated: May-08-15 12:34 pm
NEW YORK - Marcia Brown, a celebrated author and illustrator of children's books and three-time Caldecott Medal winner whose work ranged from the bold strokes of "Once a Mouse" to the more abstract and lyrical sketches of "Cinderella," has died.
- Stars weigh in on how far 'Girl Meets World' will go Updated: May-08-15 11:38 am
- Suite music: Iowa kids mark new hall with commissioned song Updated: May-08-15 8:22 am
MASON CITY, Iowa - The Mason City High School band will mark completion of the school's new Mohawk Performance Hall by performing a newly written song, "Suite for Band."
- Singer Brandy enjoying her Broadway debut in 'Chicago' Updated: May-07-15 2:43 pm
NEW YORK - Starring on Broadway in "Chicago" has turned into a fountain of youth for Brandy Norwood.
- Going inside Big Bird, a film takes wing with Caroll Spinney Updated: May-04-15 1:58 pm
NEW YORK - He has lent body and soul to a certain 8-foot-tall 6-year-old for nearly half a century, all the while hidden from sight.
- Gainesville toddler reads 1,000 books before age of 2 Updated: May-03-15 9:41 am
GAINESVILLE, Georgia - Clementine Connolly spends most of her days reading. At the breakfast table, she reaches for her book much like an adult would reach for the morning newspaper. At night before going to sleep, she curls up in bed with another book. Yet, she's not even 2 years old.