The Grolier Club looks back to the future in an exhibition of science fiction and the fantastic from the collection of author and antiquarian bookseller Henry Wessells. A Conversation larger than the Universe represents the Grolier?s...Show More Summary
In which we consult the Book Review’s past to shed light on the books of the present. This week: Allan Nevins on Henry Hazlitt.
Political scientist and sf fan Henry Farrell (previously) argues persuasively that the dystopian elements of our everyday life are best viewed through the lens of Philip K Dick (whose books repeatedly depicted a world of constructedShow More Summary
The success of Michael Wolff’s Trump tell-all left publisher Henry Holt unprepared to meet initial demand. A big reason is the way data moves (and doesn’t) in the industry. Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury is exploding. Threats of legal action from the Trump White House–the book’s subject–seem only to have poured fuel on the flames. Show More Summary
Publisher Henry Holt is rushing to get hundreds of thousands of copies of the print book into stores to meet demand.
It will debut at No. 1 on The New York Times Best Sellers list after just two days of sales.
Henry Holt is a division of Macmillan (owners of Tor Books, who publish my novels); they're the folks who published Michael Wolff's bestselling Fire and Fury, which has so thoroughly embarrassed Donald Trump that the President of the United States has threatened to sue them. (more…)
Last week we wrote about Donald Trump having a lawyer send out threatening letters to former top advisor Steve Bannon, author Michael Wolff and publisher Henry Holt & Co. over the publication of Wolff's new book, Fire and Fury about the Trump administration. Show More Summary
The furor over journalist Michael Wolff's bestselling book “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” showed no sign of abating, with publisher Henry Holt and Co. rushing to print more copies of the book, and responding to a cease-and-desist letter from President Trump's lawyer on Monday. CNN...
Michael Wolff’s palace intrigue book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump Whitehouse has dominated the news cycle this week. After receiving a cease-and-desist letter, publisher Henry Holt and Co. responded by pushing the publication date up four days. Show More Summary
A lawyer representing President Donald Trump sent a cease-and-desist letter this week to journalist Michael Wolff and publisher Henry Holt & Co. seeking to stop distribution of Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, the Washington Post reported Thursday.
Everyone's dying to get the dirt on Trump and his cronies. Henry Holt and Co., the publisher behind Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury,” has moved up the publication date of the controversial book, according to a tweet by the author. Here we go. Show More Summary
But given the amount of interest this book has already generated, frightening the author and publisher into spiking it may be harder than he thinks. A lawyer representing President Trump sought Thursday to stop the publication of a new behind-the-scenes book about the White House that has already led Trump to angrily decry his […]
Editor’s Note: Author and Hollywood Reporter columnist Michael Wolff’s new book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House (Henry Holt & Co.), is a detailed account of the 45th president’s election and first year in office based on...Show More Summary
Two new books by Kate Cole-Adams and Henry Jay Przybylo look at the mysteries of anesthesia.
In “The Great Quake,” Henry Fountain recounts what we learned from North America’s biggest temblor. In “Quakeland,” Kathryn Miles takes a fault-eye view of the continent.
‘The Book of Henry,’ starring Naomi Watts and Jacob Tremblay, is all kinds of bonkers. [Warning: Spoilers]
My son is studying American history in 4th grade. Benjamin Franklin. The Revolution. “Give me liberty, or give me death.” His little sister, all of five, misheard Patrick Henry’s quote, and apparently she and her best friend were chanting “Give me America, or give me death,” on the school playground. (You can’t make this […]
It won’t arrive in time for Christmas, but Karl Watson’s new kids book (illustrated by Henry Jones) might be the perfect late January gift for they kids you know. Titled, My First Skateboard, the book tells the story of how skateboarding can change the world. After 30 years of skateboarding in San Francisco and around […]
In these books, Henry Thoreau, John Muir and Terry Tempest Williams relish in the beauty (and lament the destruction) of our national parks.