Wednesday, March 29, 2017

American literature

In this Aug. 13, 2016 file photo, author Robert Caro attends the East Hampton Library's 12th Annual Authors Night Benefit in East Hampton, New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)

BY HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Caro’s next project is for ears only. The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is planning an audio-only release, “On Power,” drawing upon his years as an investigative journalist and his research into the lives ...
In this Nov. 13, 2013 file photo, author Stephen King poses for the cameras, during a promotional tour in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s BookExpo will feature a popular father-and-son combination: Stephen and Owen King. Convention organizers ReedPop told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the authors will be featured at a June 1 breakfast at the Jacob ...
In this June 4, 2008 file photo, visitors enter The Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, Connecticut. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

BY MICHAEL MELIA HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Notes that Mark Twain jotted down from a fairy tale he told his daughters more than a century ago have inspired a new children’s book, “The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine.” At the Mark ...
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