Books

Though I entered my 20s with lofty professional and personal ambitions (Write a book! Learn French!), I realized somewhere around 24 that this decade wouldn’t be the hit parade of achievement after...

Alicia Keys has no doubt that she and Swizz Beatz, her husband of nearly a decade, are meant to be together. “He’s definitely like a confidant to me, and I am to him,” says Keys, 39,...

The Other Mrs. by Mary Kubica The New York Times bestselling author tells the story of two siblings who are thrown back...

Best books on home tutoring: Author Patricia Nicol suggests the best books for education Millions of parents across the country are home-schooling while isolating She said her sons are aged eight and...

There is no easy way to write about drug addiction, just as there is no easy way to read about it. Lost in Ghost Town, author Carder Stout’s new memoir, somehow grabs the problem of addiction head-on...

Gary Stewart’s story starts out familiar. Despite being adopted by a loving family at a young age, he developed trust and abandonment issues; he grew more curious about his biological family. The new...

“Are you there, Lionsgate? It’s me, Judy” — Judy Blume to Lionsgate, probably. Anyway, Blume’s seminal coming-of-age novel Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret...

John Cooper was only a toddler — “a little tiny kid” — the first time he remembers hearing Jane Whaley scream at someone else. “I was freaking terrified of her,”...

Platinum-selling singer-songwriter, arena-packing entertainer, fitness apparel creator, wife and mom of two. And now, multi-tasker extraordinaire Carrie Underwood is about to add one more role to her list:...

Terence J. (Terry) Quinn grew up in Scotland. He had a successful international career as a newspaper journalist, editor and publisher in Britain, US, Canada, New Zealand and Australia. His second novel,...

Felicity Volk is a Canberra-based writer who also works for DFAT. Her second novel, Desire Lines, is published by Hachette. Open SecretsAlice Munro It’s more accurate to say these books gently shaped...

Body Image Issues  At 17, the singer already had a complicated relationship with her body. People in her church community commented that...

Yes, they were very different times. But while many things would immediately cause for arrest and disgrace in the modern-day, Elvis’ relationship with young teenager Priscilla Beaulieu still raised...

Elvis met Priscila Beaulieu when he was stationed with the 3rd Armored Division of the US Army in Friedberg, Germany, during his military service. He was deployed out there on October 1,...

Elvis started dating Anita Wood in 1957. An aspiring actress, she won a talent contest and was a rising star while they dated. When he left for military service in 1958 she gave up her career for him....

Freddie died at home at Garden Lodge in the evening of November 24. 1991. The only people with him every day over the final weeks were his partner Jim Hutton, his PA and friend Peter Freestone, his ex-boyfriend...