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The Washington Post’s Wesley Lowery chosen as spring commencement speaker

Apr 05, 2017

By Laura Fisher April 4, 2017 The Washington Post national correspondent and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Wesley Lowery will deliver the 2017 spring undergraduate commencement address, according to a news release from Ohio University. Prior to beginning his career with The Washington... Read More

Blumhouse TV & Amblin TV Team For ‘Phenomena’ TV Series Based On Book About ESP & Psychokinesis Experiments

Mar 31, 2017

By Nellie Andreeva March 22, 2017 10:00am Blumhouse Television and Amblin Television have partnered to jointly option the rights to Annie Jacobsen’s upcoming book Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations Into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis to... Read More

Inaugural Gala featuring Sandra Brown will help Build the Dream for Arlington library

Mar 09, 2017

BY FAYE REEDER MARCH 6, 2017 8:20 PM The Building a Dream gala will make its Arlington debut on March 25 and will feature bestselling Texas author Sandra Brown. Hosted by the Friends & Foundation of the Arlington Public Library, the newest event on the local social scene will welcome guests at... Read More

The redemption of America's classic dish: Meatloaf

Feb 24, 2017

CBS NEWS February 13, 2017, 11:20 AM When you think meatloaf, you may be like New York Times political writers Frank Bruni and Jennifer Steinhauer who fondly remember their mother and grandmother’s versions. Or maybe you weren’t such a fan of that traditional mix of beef, pork and veal with... Read More

Junk, by Pulitzer Prize Winner Ayad Akhtar, Will Bow on Broadway This Fall

Feb 24, 2017

BY ANDREW GANS FEB 06, 2017 Previews will begin in September at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Junk, a new play from Ayad Akhtar, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Disgraced, will begin previews September 14 prior to an official opening October 12 at Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theater... Read More

Loud quiet loud: Shrill author Lindy West finds her voice

Feb 24, 2017

Debbie Cuthbertson FEBRUARY 23 2017 Lindy West is anything but shrill. The American feminist, activist, comedian and columnist is soft-spoken, exceedingly polite and seems almost shy when we speak by phone ahead of her Australian tour. Yet the Seattle writer has very much found her voice... Read More

"One of the Most Complex Collaborations in Human History"

Jun 23, 2016

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Interviews Everywhere for the Incredible Maria Toorpakai

May 31, 2016

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Great Press Continues for Rise of the Rocket Girls

May 31, 2016

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"The Alcohol Blackout" wins a CRMA

May 24, 2016

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Raves for Tribe

May 19, 2016

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The Cook Up Is a New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice!

May 18, 2016

Read the review here.... Read More

More Great Press for So Sad Today

May 05, 2016

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Fast Company Loves One World Trade Center

Apr 21, 2016

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Congratulations to Annie Jacobsen!

Apr 18, 2016

Read about it here.... Read More

More Raves for So Sad Today!

Apr 05, 2016

Read the Bustle piece here!... Read More

Rise of the Rocket Girls Blasts Off Today!

Apr 05, 2016

Listen here!... Read More

More Great Press for So Sad Today

Mar 25, 2016

Read the review here and the interview here.... Read More

High Blood Sugar? Low Blood Sugar? It Matters.

Mar 09, 2016

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The Secret Game Wins 2016 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sportswriting!

Mar 01, 2016

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Publishers Weekly Gives Rise of the Rocket Girls a Starred Review!

Feb 26, 2016

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First Look at Jennifer Garner as Christy Wilson Beam

Feb 25, 2016

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Jennifer Garner Talks to People About Miracles from Heaven

Feb 24, 2016

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Feminism, Hell and Hillary Clinton

Feb 10, 2016

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Congratulations, Scott Ellsworth!

Feb 02, 2016

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SELF praises the anti-diet project

Feb 02, 2016

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The Guardian and The New York Times Praise Deep Work

Feb 01, 2016

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NY POST Tells 13 Hours Heroes' Story

Jan 27, 2016

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Love Avocados and Dark Chocolate? Good News.

Jan 27, 2016

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More Great Press for Deep Work

Jan 25, 2016

Read the Fortune piece here, the Financial Times piece Read More

Teen Vogue Features Big Girl

Jan 25, 2016

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The Wall Street Journal Raves About Deep Work

Jan 20, 2016

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National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced!

Jan 19, 2016

See all the finalists here!... Read More

13 Hours Is in Theaters Today!

Jan 15, 2016

Check out John Krasinski promoting the film on Good Morning America here.... Read More

MindBodyGreen reviews Always Hungry?

Jan 15, 2016

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Scientific American article on the science of Sci Fi themes in Aurora

Jan 14, 2016

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Fantastic Coverage for 13 Hours

Jan 13, 2016

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Publishers Weekly Recommends Six Religion Books Coming to the Big Screen

Jan 13, 2016

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Andrew Carnegie Medal Winners Announced

Jan 11, 2016

Read an interview with the AP here.... Read More

Excellent Press for Always Hungry?

Jan 07, 2016

Read the NYT article here and the NPR piece Read More

More Great Press for Big Girl

Jan 07, 2016

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Need Another New Year's Resolution? Change Your Take on "Dieting."

Jan 06, 2016

Read her fantastic Salon interview here.... Read More

What Are You Excited to Read in 2016?

Jan 06, 2016

See EW's list here, and David Brooks' praise here.... Read More

13 Hours - The First Important Movie of 2016?

Jan 06, 2016

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New Year, New You, and New Thinking About Weight Loss

Jan 05, 2016

Read about it here.... Read More

Want to Waste Less Time This Year?

Jan 04, 2016

See all their picks here.... Read More

It's an Olympics Year - Get in the Sporting Spirit

Jan 04, 2016

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Sarah Hepola Is a "Texan of the Year"

Dec 22, 2015

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400 Years of American Rage

Dec 18, 2015

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The Three-Year Swim Club Is a Deadspin Book Club Pick

Dec 18, 2015

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Read an Except from Hold Still

Dec 18, 2015

Lit Hub posts an excerpt here.... Read More

Peggy Noonan, By the Book

Dec 18, 2015

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More Love for Hold Still

Dec 16, 2015

See 150 booksellers' top 25 of 2015 here.... Read More

The Light of the World Among The New Yorker's Favorites of 2015

Dec 16, 2015

See all The New Yorker's staff picks here.... Read More

How Many Times Did You Watch the Miracles From Heaven Trailer?

Dec 14, 2015

See the full story from Variety here.... Read More

Terror At Home, Homegrown.

Dec 14, 2015

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More Than Just a Pretty Picture

Dec 14, 2015

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Even More "Best of 2015" Lists!

Dec 11, 2015

Hold Still is a New York Times pick as well! See the Times's picks here and the Tribune's picks Read More

What Was Your Favorite Book This Year?

Dec 10, 2015

Read the article here, and check out The Root's praise for the book Read More

What Do You Pack For a Book Tour?

Dec 10, 2015

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Can Silicon Valley Help Fight Terrorism?

Dec 09, 2015

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NPR's 2015 Favorites Roll In

Dec 09, 2015

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Long List Announced for 2016 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing

Dec 09, 2015

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Are You Sensing a Theme?

Dec 04, 2015

The Witches is one of Time's top ten, and The Witches and The Pentagon's Brain both make The Boston Globe's list (Read More

Google Play <3 HSB Authors

Dec 04, 2015

Sarah Hepola's BLACKOUT makes their list of favorite books; Jami Attenberg's SAINT MAZIE makes their "Literature You'll Love" list; Elizabeth Alexander's THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD, Sally Mann's HOLD STILL, and Hepola's BLACKOUT make their "Nonfiction You Need" list; Sandra... Read More

Hold Still, The Witches, and Blackout Among BookPage's Top Twenty-Five of 2015

Dec 02, 2015

See all 25 of BookPage's favorites here.... Read More

David McCullough and Hilary Mantel on THE WITCHES

Dec 02, 2015

See McCullough's picks here, and Mantel's here.... Read More

13 Hours - To Hell and Back

Dec 01, 2015

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Even More Great Coverage for Peggy Noonan

Dec 01, 2015

See The National Post's list here, and the Inquirer's interview Read More

Why Do Some Diets Only Work for Some People?

Nov 30, 2015

Read the article here.... Read More

More HSB Picks from The Washington Post!

Nov 23, 2015

The full list is here! Sally Mann Stacy Schiff Annie... Read More

More Great Peggy Noonan Coverage

Nov 20, 2015

Read about Peggy Noonan here.... Read More

The Science Behind the Science Fiction

Nov 19, 2015

Read the essay here, and check out The Washington Post's top 100 sci-fi picks for 2015 Read More

Books for a Better Life

Nov 18, 2015

Congrats to Elizabeth and Sarah! See more here.... Read More

What Was Your Favorite Fiction Book of 2015?

Nov 18, 2015

See all one hundred here!... Read More

With the Release of The Time of Our Lives, Peggy Noonan is Everywhere!

Nov 13, 2015

See the videos: Hardball Kelly File Read More

Amazon's Best Books of 2015

Nov 11, 2015

Congratulations to Sally Mann, Stacy Schiff, Jami Attenberg, Sarah Hepola, and Annie Jacobsen! See the full list Read More

The Miracles From Heaven Movie Has a Trailer!

Nov 11, 2015

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Advance Praise for Deep Work

Nov 10, 2015

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Jezebel Features The Witches

Oct 30, 2015

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Elin Hilderbrand Is Redbook's Newest Columnist

Oct 29, 2015

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Tons of Great Media for The Witches - Out This Week!

Oct 26, 2015

*New York Times profile (link) *Stacy's NYT... Read More

More Honors for Hold Still

Oct 19, 2015

See Sally's fellow nominees here.... Read More

Hold Still Is a National Book Award Finalist!

Oct 14, 2015

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See Me Hits Bookstores Today!

Oct 13, 2015

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Ever Wondered What the Pentagon Is Doing?

Sep 24, 2015

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2016 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence Long List Announced

Sep 24, 2015

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Disgraced Is (Probably) Coming to a Theater Near You!

Sep 21, 2015

Read about it here!... Read More

Read an Excerpt from The Witches

Aug 31, 2015

Read it here!... Read More

It's the Season of The Witches!

Aug 25, 2015

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And the Winner Is...

Aug 14, 2015

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Let's Talk About the Wage Gap.

Aug 13, 2015

Read her op-ed here.... Read More

The Word is Out: The Time of Our Lives Has a Release Date

Aug 12, 2015

Read all about it here!... Read More

Publishers Weekly's Picks for the Fall

Aug 03, 2015

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What are you reading this summer? Glamour has recommendations for you.

Jul 17, 2015

Check out all their recommendations here!... Read More

Judge This Book By Its Cover

Jul 08, 2015

See all their picks here, and check out Sally on the New York Public Library's podcast here.... Read More

Aurora's Reviews Are (Excuse the Pun) Out of This World

Jul 07, 2015

Read more from NPR Books here, and from the Los Angeles Review of Books here.... Read More

Mark your calendars - 13 Hours has a release date!

Jul 01, 2015

Deadline has the full story here.... Read More

Be #MamaStrong

Jun 29, 2015

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Sarah Hepola Asks Buzzfeed Readers: Are You an Alcoholic?

Jun 24, 2015

Read her powerful Buzzfeed piece here, and check out the Washington Post's review Read More

Killing Monica hits bookstores today!

Jun 23, 2015

And read all about it here.... Read More

Shining a light on blackouts

Jun 23, 2015

Read about Sarah and Blackout in Salon.... Read More

Deep Work selected as one of Publishers Weekly's Top Ten business books!

Jun 22, 2015

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Watch Elin Hilderbrand on CBS This Morning

Jun 17, 2015

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Disgraced Coming to HBO!

Jun 08, 2015

Read a Chicago Tribune interview with the playwright here, and check out Broadway World's announcement Read More

D. Watkins Weighs in on Baltimore

Apr 29, 2015

Read Watkins' insights here.... Read More

More Raves for The Light of the World

Apr 29, 2015

More Media Coverage: TV/Radio MSNBC “Morning Joe” — April 24 WNPR “The Colin McEnroe Show" — April 21 Dr. Alvin — April 20 Print The New York Times — April 26 The New York Times (Review) —April 26 Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel — April 26 The Sun — April 26 The Orlando... Read More

Disgraced Nominated for Tony Award!

Apr 28, 2015

Check out the full list here, and congratulations to all the nominees!... Read More

Kevin Powers: Guggenheim Foundation Fellow, 2015

Apr 14, 2015

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Don Mann Weighs in on Brian Williams Controversy

Feb 17, 2015

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Nicholas Carlson on ABC's Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis

Feb 12, 2015

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Ayad Akhtar on Islamophobia and Muslim Identity in America

Feb 11, 2015

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Brad Stone Talks Google's New Uber Competitor

Feb 03, 2015

Stone talks Google and Uber in a video interview for Bloomberg, and writes about the two companies Read More

Ayad Akhtar on Charlie Rose

Feb 02, 2015

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Brad Stone Talks Whole Foods

Jan 30, 2015

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Nicholas Carlson Talks Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! on MSNBC

Jan 30, 2015

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Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! Reviewed in the New York Times Book Review

Jan 28, 2015

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Publishers Weekly Loves Laszlo Bock's Work Rules

Jan 28, 2015

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Don Mann on American Sniper and Michael Moore

Jan 26, 2015

Read Mann's take here.... Read More

Ayad Akhtar Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

Jan 26, 2015

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Planning to Invest? Read this First.

Jan 23, 2015

See the full list here, and read a New York Times article mentioning the book Read More

Nothing Disgraceful About It: Disgraced Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway

Jan 22, 2015

See more (including a Disgraced cake!) here.... Read More

Ayad Akhtar's CBS Sunday Morning to Air on January 25!

Jan 13, 2015

The CBS “Sunday Morning” feature will air Sunday, January 25. Charlie Rose is taping an interview with Ayad Akhtar January 29, air date to come. Both interviews will feature AMERICAN DERVISH, DISGRACED, THE WHO AND THE WHAT and THE INVISIBLE HAND! ... Read More

Brad Stone Investigates Jet.com

Jan 08, 2015

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Brad Stone Talks the OneWheel

Jan 07, 2015

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Reading the New York Times with Ayad Akhtar

Jan 05, 2015

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Joanne Lipman's Advice for Men in the Workplace Still Making Waves

Dec 23, 2014

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The Annex Security Team, First Responders in Benghazi, Featured in The Weekly Standard

Dec 19, 2014

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Business Insider Takes Joanne Lipman's Advice for Men in the Workplace

Dec 17, 2014

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Ayad Akhtar to be Part of TEDxBroadway

Dec 17, 2014

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In the Workplace: "Women don't need more advice. Men do."

Dec 15, 2014

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The Invisible Hand Earns Rave Reviews

Dec 12, 2014

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Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman to Be Interviewed on NPR's Weekend Edition!

Dec 12, 2014

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Need a Gift for Dad? The Boston Globe Recommends Operation Paperclip

Dec 11, 2014

See the Globe's other gift ideas here!... Read More

Ayad Akhtar to be Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

Dec 10, 2014

The interview will feature all his work, including American Dervish, Disgraced, The Who and the What, and The Invisible Hand!... Read More

Rave Reviews for Ayad Akhtar's The Invisible Hand

Dec 09, 2014

Read Variety's full review here!... Read More

Seal Team Six: Hunt the Jackal Thrills and Chlls

Dec 09, 2014

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13 Hours Continues to Make Waves

Dec 09, 2014

13 Hours has fresh hits in the Utah Daily Herald, Read More

13 Hours Is Still Buzzing

Dec 05, 2014

The Annex Security team is on CNN.com, Read More

The Annex Security Team Disputes House Intelligence Committee's Benghazi Findings

Dec 04, 2014

Kris "Tanto" Paronto and John "Tig"Tiegn penned a lengthy piece for Breitbart criticizing the Committee's findings and... Read More

The Annex Security Team Takes to the Airwaves

Nov 25, 2014

Check them out on Jon Gambling Radio Show, the Leslie Marshall Radio Show, Roger Marsh's The Bottom Line, Jimmy Sengenberger, Potomac Highlands Today, and Jim Bohannon - and tonight, with David Webb on Sirius XM! ... Read More

13 Hours All Over the Media

Nov 19, 2014

13 Hours:The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi gets a great review in The Washington Post, and co-author Mitchell Zuckoff is profiled in Read More