| Sep 5, 2014
On its surface, David Mitchell's "The Bone Clocks," the sprawling and unclassifiable new novel by the author of the best-selling "Cloud Atlas" (2004), is a page-turning, time-traveling sci-fi yarn designed to appeal to the "Dr. Who" set. It centers on...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Another writer has decided to speak up about the business dealings of Amazon: Janet Fitch, who after signing the Authors United letter, has gone a step further.
As Neal Pollack was penning his story for Slate about his treatment as an author...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Netflix has nabbed worldwide Internet video-on-demand rights to "Gotham," Warner Bros.' highly anticipated TV series that tells the story of how police detective James Gordon first encounters a young Bruce Wayne.
Netflix and Warner Bros. Worldwide...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
WHO: ChloÃ« Moretz (and family)
LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
PRICE: $11,000 per month (list price)
SIZE: 3,882 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: The last several weeks brought an almost bizarre number of inquiries from hither and yon...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
From 1948 to 1961, there was a show called "This Is Your Life," hosted by Ralph Edwards. In it, an unsuspecting celebrity was lured to a place by a friend or family member where Edwards would surprise them. People from the celebrity's past would then come...
| Aug 29, 2014
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
SELFIE, 8 p.m. Tuesday:...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
ON THE SHAWSHANK TRAIL Enter the old prison via the impressive stone doorway where Andy Dufresne got his first taste of hell, and look up. The view is both dizzying and foreboding.
And over there, near huge, arched windows worthy of a European cathedral,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:33 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Cedar Cove In this new episode Justine (Sarah...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:41 AM
John Grisham, what's holding you up?
Stephen King has joined the ranks of the soaked in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. In an Internet video, the bestselling author stands on a deck and allows himself to be doused with ice water -- leaving the ice in...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When some 900 authors last week delivered a call to arms against Internet giant Amazon, the subtext of their message went beyond a dispute about rights and numbers. It also signaled a growing discomfort over control of intellectual property in the hands...
| Aug 15, 2014
With his elegant prose style and keen insights into human nature, Richard Bausch has long been a writer's writer. Over his long career, highlights of which include his short story collection "The Fireman's Wife" (1990) and the novel "Hello to the...