| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:35 AM
McLean & Eakin, Booksellers in downtown Petoskey will host two authors on Friday, July 13, signing copies of their latest books.
'Dead for the Money'
Local author Peg Herring will be signing her book "Dead for the Money; A Dead Detective Series Book"...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 8:49 AM
When the Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium announced last month that tickets were available to see world-renowned poet Nikki Giovanni at Thomas Nelson Community College on October 4, local poetry lovers snapped up those tickets like they were free...
| Sep 23, 2012
This summer Molly Ringwald said that she read "Fifty Shades of Grey" because "when a book becomes that big, I feel like it's culturally relevant."
No book in recent memory has sold as fast as the lead title of E.L. James' erotic trilogy. It enjoyed an...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:47 AM
The book business is booming at McLean and Eakin Booksellers at 307 E. Lake St. in Petoskey.
Owners Jessilynn and Matt Norcross attribute their success, in part, to the long hours and hard work known to all small-business owners, but contend it is the...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:04 AM
An online bookseller that donates a percentage of its proceeds to pro-literacy and non-profit education groups has installed drop boxes for used and new books across Central Florida to fuel the organization's cause.
Book bins from BetterWorldBooks.com...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:55 PM
With technology becoming ever-present in our lives, that same technology is starting to change how college students interact with their textbooks.
Indiana University has been piloting a program for the past few years that puts some students in classes...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:57 AM
The original seven Von Trapp children from the 1965 movie "The Sound of Music" were here talking about their memories from the film as well as their new scrapbook.
The Von Trapp children will be at book signing events April 20th, 21st and 22nd.
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:24 PM
The bride looked radiant in her pink and white dress. The groom was dapper in his business suit. The ceremony backdrop consisted of books on shelves, books on tables and a backroom cafe with patrons who seemed oblivious to the whole thing.
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Three independent bookstores have filed a class action suit against Amazon and the six major publishers, accusing them of creating a monopoly in e-book sales. The complaint, filed in New York on Feb. 15, focuses on digital rights management, known as DRM....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:34 PM
You can’t always judge a book by its author. But if that book is written by Alyson Richman, there’s a good chance the storyline will be woven around art.
She has told the tale of a young Japanese man who studied with the Impressionists in...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Probably not too many people notice the plaque just to the left, inside the door of the Costa Mesa Donald Dungan library.
It reads: "This Orange County Branch Library is dedicated to the memory of Judge Donald Dungan, an avid reader and a dedicated...