Book People

April 9, 2021
This past Monday, PBS released the first of its three-part, six-hour documentary exploring the life and work of Ernest Hemingway, directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.
April 8, 2021
By most accounts, Robert E. Hart (1878-1946) was a private man.
April 7, 2021
Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Victoria Forsberg-Lary of
March 31, 2021
Burning the Books: A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge (Harvard University Press,
March 30, 2021
Larry McMurtry, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Oscar-winning screenwriter, and esteemed antiquarian bookseller, who died last week at the age of 84, was something of a patron saint of bibliophi
March 26, 2021
Just a few weeks ago, the Harry Ransom Center in Austin, Texas, presented an online conversation with author/illustrator Edward Carey.
March 24, 2021
Our Bright Young Collectors series continues today with Emily Wells, an honorable mention in the
March 23, 2021
Art and memorabilia from the Bel Air home of celebrity author Judith Krantz will go to auction in Los Angeles on April 8.
March 19, 2021
We learned earlier this week about the death of antiquarian bookseller Dorothy Sloan, “a pioneering woman in the book trade,” according to fellow bookseller John Windle.
March 18, 2021
The 250th anniversary of the Scottish novelist, playwright, and poet Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832), author of Ivanhoe, Waverley, and Rob Roy, will be an occasion for a series of ev