Posts Tagged Books and literature

Jimmy Fallon’s picture book inspired by daughter

In this Aug. 25, 2014 file photo, Jimmy Fallon presents an award at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Fallon has a deal with Feiwel and Friends for the picture book “Your Baby’s First Word Will Be Dada.” Fallon says he was inspired by his daughter, Winnie Rose, whose first word, alas, was “Mama.” The publisher announced Monday, Oct. 20, that the book is scheduled for release in June. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Forgive Jimmy Fallon if his new book is a story of wishful thinking.

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‘Gray Mountain’ won’t disappoint Grisham fans

This book cover image released by Doubleday shows "Gray Mountain," by John Grisham. (AP Photo/Doubleday)

“Gray Mountain” (Doubleday), by John Grisham

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‘Superstorm’ crafts narrative from Sandy’s wrath

This book cover image released by Dutton shows "Superstorm: Nine Days Inside Hurricane Sandy," by Kathryn Miles. (AP Photo/Dutton)

“Superstorm” (Dutton), by Kathryn Miles

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David Cronenberg writes first novel, ‘Consumed’

In this Oct. 2, 2014 photo, filmmaker David Cronenberg poses for a portrait in promotion of his debut novel "Consumed" in New York. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — To finish his first novel, David Cronenberg had to work around a few other projects.

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TV’s ‘Twin Peaks’ headed to bookstores as a novel

NEW YORK (AP) — In an Oct. 16 story about an upcoming “Twin Peaks” novel, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a “Twin Peaks” TV sequel will be directed by Mark Frost. It will be directed by David Lynch, Frost’s series co-creator and executive producer.

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