Book review: ‘The Birth of the Pill’

| |Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Jonathan Eig’s curiosity and his wife’s urging led him to investigate the development of ‘one of the first blockbuster drugs.’

It’s Texas Book Festival time

Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

More than 280 authors converge on the State Capitol to talk about their craft.

What’s new in bookstores this week

Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Of note: Cary Elwes on ‘The Princess Bride,’ John Grisham’s new female hero and the anatomy of a superstorm.

‘As You Wish:’ A look at the legacy of ‘The Princess Bride’

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

The fantasy-comedy first hit theaters 27 years ago.

New & Notable: Rockin’ books

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

These memoirs and biographies let legendary musicians get the last word.

Mike Maden talks about ‘Blue Warrior,’ out Oct. 16

| |Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

The techno-thriller from the author of ‘Drone’ is sure to fuel the reader’s paranoia about privacy issues.

Denton author get personal in her debut novel

| |Sunday, Oct. 05, 2014

Merritt Tierce’s ‘Love Me Back’ is dark, disturbing and a bit autobiographical, right down to the Dallas steakhouse.

New & Notable: ‘The Innovators’

Sunday, Oct. 05, 2014

Walter Isaacson examines the creative and collaborative forces behind the digital revolution.

What’s new in bookstores

Sunday, Oct. 05, 2014

Of note: the 50th thriller in the Dick Francis series, a spooky family saga and the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

What’s new in bookstores

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014

Of note: science and Aristotle, essays from Lena Dunham and retelling the Rapunzel story.