Award-winning author Ursula le Guin speaks out against greedy publishers
The Hoshi prize hopes stories created by artificial intelligences (AIs) will soon go up against those written by humans in the competition.
To Kill a Mockingbird, "the book that introduced many of us to our belief in human rights".
Fans of George RR Martin's books want to know if he'll live long enough to give them an end to the series, a question he finds pretty offensive.
"Amazon has done more to liberate readers and writers than any other entity since Gutenberg," states a petition in the war on book selling.
Censored material removed from a collection of F Scott Fitzgerald's short stories is being restored in a new edition of the author's work.
Donna Tartt's huge book, 11 years in the writing, wins the honour for "beautifully written ... novel with exquisitely drawn characters".
Author Donald McCaig's upcoming novel - billed as a prequel to "Gone With the Wind" - is set to tell the untold story of devoted house slave Mammy.
"Cuts Through Bone", the book by convicted murderer Alaric Hunt who has been jailed since the 1980s, has won a $10 000 prize and a publishing deal.
Author of "Porterhouse Blue" and "Wilt" novels has died at home in Catalonia, from complications related to diabetes.