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Sherlock heirs lose US Supreme Court test

The US Supreme Court refused Thursday to hear a plea filed by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's heirs, although the final outcome of the dispute remains a...

A Sherlock Holmes case, for US Supreme Court to solve

Heirs to the literary rights of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have filed an appeal with the US Supreme Court over the likes of none other than Sherlock Holmes...

Amazon in talks with Simon & Schuster over digital book pricing

Amazon.com Inc is in talks with Simon & Schuster Inc, the chief executive of the book...

Another author boosted by 'Colbert Bump'

The "Colbert Bump" is becoming contagious. Edan Lepucki, whose novel "California" became a best‑seller thanks to a plug from Stephen Colbert, has in...

Gannett profit and revenue led by TV stations

Gannett profit and revenue led by TV stations

Thomas Berger, 'Little Big Man' author, dead at 89

Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from...

Burke fashions epic story in 'Wayfaring Stranger'

"Wayfaring Stranger" (Simon & Schuster), by James Lee Burke Author James Lee Burke is a descendant of tough Texas lawmen. In fact, his maternal...

'Hounded' is new legal thriller by David Rosenfelt

"Hounded" (Minotaur), by David Rosenfelt David Rosenfelt deftly works in wry humor, a love of dogs and New Jersey gangsters in "Hounded," his highly...