- 2013 Dec 03
Farewell, André the Giant
D.D. Guttenplan pays tribute to his former boss, André Schiffrin, who died on December 1.
- 2013 Nov 18
Ebershoff Named to Out 100
Random House editor and author of The 19th Wife, David Ebershoff, was named one of Out magazine's 2013 Out 100, the publication's list of top LGBT people of the year.
- 2013 Feb 28
Art, Subversion, and Subtlety
Highlights of illustrator Sophie Blackall's work.
- 2013 Feb 21
Ender's Game Just Beginning
First look at Hailee Steinfeld playing Petra Arkanian in the upcoming film adaptation of Ender's Game.
- 2013 Jan 03
Hunger Games Star Opens Up
Jennifer Lawrence on acting, fandom, and wielding a bow and arrow.
- 2012 Dec 07
Robert Lescher Dies at 83
Robert Lescher, a literary agent and steward to the works of a wide array of distinguished 20th-century authors, including Robert Frost, Isaac Bashevis Singer and Alice B. Toklas, died on Nov. 28 in New Milford, Conn. He was 83.
- 2012 Nov 12
T.S. Eliot's Widow Dies at 86
"After TS Eliot's death in 1965, Valerie Eliot became his devoted executor, editing his poems and letters for publication and steadfastly refusing to cooperate with would-be biographers, in keeping with the poet's last wishes."
- 2012 Oct 26
Barzun Dies at 104
He published "From Dawn to Decadence" at the age of 92.
- 2012 Oct 14
Publishing Vet Elizabeth Geiser Dies
Founder of the Denver Publishing Institute, and a 40-year veteran of the New York publishing industry, Elizabeth Geiser was remembered in the Denver Post over the weekend.
- 2012 Sep 26
Burtenshaw Heads to Booktrust
Alistair Burtenshaw, who stepped down from his post as London Book Fair director earlier this month, is to take over as chair of book charity Booktrust.
- 2012 Aug 07
Robert Hughes Dies at 74
The art critic and historian was behind "The Shock of the New."
- 2012 Aug 01
Gore Vidal Dies
The writer has passed away at 86.
- 2012 Jul 31
Maeve Binchy Dies
The author of "Circle of Friends" and "Tara Road" has died at 72.
- 2012 Jun 27
Nora Ephron's List
Here is how she closed her book, 'I Remember Nothing.'
- 2012 May 30
Kathi Goldmark Dies
Kathi Kamen Goldmark, a San Francisco literary impresario and country-rock singer, died May 24 after a long battle with breast cancer. She was 63.
- 2012 May 15
Literary Hoaxer Dies
Mike McGrady, author of "Naked Came the Stranger," has died at 78.
- 2012 Apr 04
Frances L. Hackett Obituary
Hackett, the founder of Hackett Publishing Company, has died at 82.
- 2012 Apr 02
Patchett Nominated for 'Time' List
Along with Oprah and the Obamas, Ann Patchett has been nominated for Time's 100 most influential people of 2012 list.
- 2012 Mar 29
Obituary: Adrienne Rich
The legendary feminist poet has died at 82.
- 2012 Mar 26
Obituary: Irving Louis Horowitz
The founder of Transaction Publisher has died at 82.
- 2012 Mar 02
David Ishii Dies
David Ishii, whose secondhand bookstore was a fixture of the Pioneer Square neighborhood from 1972 to 2005, died Thursday at the age of 76.
- 2012 Feb 08
Schulz Named 'New York' Mag Book Critic
NBCC winner Kathryn Schulz has been named the book critic at New York Magazine.
- 2012 Jan 17
Jerome Rubin Obituary
Jerome Rubin, who founded LexisNexis, was president of the Times Mirror book group and led the development of e-ink technology, and was also former chairman of the AAP, died last week.
- 2011 Jul 01
Cheetham Leaves Atlantic
Atlantic Books in flux among "poor backlist and export sales." From TheBookseller.