Latest by Hillel Italie

Published on September 24, 2021 - Page 20
NEW YORK — Colleen Hoover’s years as a novelist have been one long, pleasant surprise. The Texas-based writer broke through in 2012. She released “...
Published on August 31, 2021 - Page 18
NEW YORK — Near the end of 2020, the pandemic had lasted long enough for author Jodi Picoult to turn it into fiction. “At the beginning of the...
Published on July 5, 2021 - Page 5
NEW YORK — On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress formally endorsed the Declaration of Independence. Celebrations began within days: parades and...
Published on May 30, 2021 - Page 6
B.J. Thomas, the Grammy-winning singer who enjoyed success on the pop, country and gospel charts with such hits as “I Just Can’t Help Believing,” “...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 23
NEW YORK — Lorne Michaels was putting together a writing team for what became “Saturday Night Live.” Rosie Shuster was paired with a former National...
Published on February 28, 2021 - Page 21
NEW YORK — Stephen King doesn’t think of himself as a horror writer. “My view has always been you can call me whatever you want as long as the...
Published on February 21, 2021 - Page 23
NEW YORK — A onetime flight attendant who conjured fictional nightmares during breaks on cross country red-eyes has a seven-figure deal for two...
Published on February 2, 2021 - Page 4
NEW YORK — Within hours of Amanda Gorman’s reading of the inaugural poem Jan. 20, bookstores were hearing from their customers. “Hopefully this...
Published on January 1, 2021 - Page 13
NEW YORK — Books about President Donald Trump have been one of publishing’s most thriving genres of the past four years. And that’s not going to end...
Published on December 11, 2020 - Page 14
NEW YORK — The co-author of the million-selling “Game Change” has a book of his own coming about the 2020 election. Simon & Schuster announced...