Handler, also known as children's author Lemony Snicket, apologized Thursday for a "watermelon" joke he made at the expense of an African-American author at the National Book Awards. Friday, he started raising money for We Need Diverse Books.
By Abby Ohlheiser |
The "Lemony Snicket" author's riff about an African-American writer did not go over well.
The punk rocker introduces a new edition of Emily Brontë’s classic from the Folio Society.
Adam Mansbach is back without another profanity-laden picture book that captures every parent’s frustration.
On Jan. 24, the National Book Foundation wants you to sit down, be quiet and read for four hours.
“Decoding the Renaissance,” a new exhibit at the Folger Library, opens this week.
Literary stars turn out to wish Oates well as she retires from Princeton University after 36 years.
By Elaine Showalter |
Upshur Street Books brings new literary life to Petworth neighborhood
A sex-by-number guide to the ancient Hindu philosopher.
This morning, J.K. Rowling posted several new items on her Pottermore website.