NEW YORK (AP) — Apple violated antitrust laws by colluding with publishers to raise electronic book prices when it entered a market in 2010 that had been dominated by Amazon.com, a divided federal appeals court panel said Tuesday. A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled 2-to-1 that a...
New books by Seattle-area authors include a celebration of The Northwest Watercolor Society 75th anniversary, and poems by a North Cascades naturalist.
“Romantic Outlaws,” Charlotte Gordon’s dual biography of Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley, is an irresistible account of two unconventional women, mother and daughter, who broke new ground with their writings and beliefs, and paid a high price.
“Finders Keepers” stays atop hardcover fiction sales list.
“The Narrow Road to the Deep North” a local hot-seller in paperback.
Author Nisid Hajari traces violence that accompanied the partition of Pakistan and India to its roots, notably the conflict between political leaders, Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Hajari reads July 1 at Seattle’s Elliott Bay Book Co.
Charles Kaiser’s nonfiction book “The Cost of Courage” chronicles the German occupation of France through the story of one French family. Kaiser discusses his book Thursday, July 2, at Seattle’s Elliott Bay Book Co.
In “How I Shed My Skin,” author Jim Grimsley writes his own story — that of a white Southerner who learns to cast off the burden of his racist upbringing.
Seattle author David Neiwert’s new book “Of Orcas and Men” edifies and fascinates in its examination of killer whales, their natural history and their role as an indicator species in our environment. Neiwert will discuss his book Tuesday, June 30, at Seattle’s Elliott Bay Book Co.
NEW YORK (AP) — National Book Award winner Sherman Alexie — already a poet, novelist and short story writer — moves into a new realm with his first picture book set to be released in May 2016. Illustrated by Caldecott Medal winner Yuyi Morales, "Thunder Boy Jr.," published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers,...