How the NY Times broke its own monopoly

In the years before the New York Times began its long-awaited reorganization, its editors began to make changes.The paper had begun publishing the Times Op-Ed page, which included columns by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Pollan, but the paper was still struggling to find a way to pay the staff that churned out Op-eds for the newspaper.And that was in a […]

‘The Wolf’ is a hit and ‘The New York Times Book Review’ is the best book of 2017

The best-selling book of the year is a classic. The novel of A.O. Scott’s life in the mid-1980s, The Wolf is a runaway bestseller that’s selling like crazy right now. “The Wolf” sold more than 1.4 million copies in the first week of release, according to Nielsen Bookscan, and has already beaten its predecessor, “Shelter.” The first book in Scott’s story of survival and survival of the […]

When The Book Brought Back The New Yorker’s Peter Fonda

By PETER FONDAAssociated Press (AP)Peter Fonda will soon return to the New Yorker after nearly 20 years as the magazine’s publisher, the publisher confirmed on Thursday.Fonda, the author of the “New York Trilogy” books that made him a household name and who has written numerous novels, will begin a new project with the publisher called “The New Yorker Book Series” […]