The British author did other interesting stuff other than writing.
Among the more than 1000 new words are a myriad of colloquial words that have become official terms with known definitions.
Here are top five must-read books coming this September. These fresh titles are filled with action, thriller and fantasy.
Jennifer Lawrence is fond of a lot of things — charities, junk food and all around positivity. But fans of the actress, especially bookworms who have read "The Hunger Games" trilogy, whose movie retellings she star in, would also love to know she has major love for books too.
Grégoire Delacourt’s 'The First Thing You See' Scarlet Johansson Wanted Banned Will be Published in the UK
A French love story Scarlett Johansson fought to ban is on its way to the U.K. bookshelves. Written by Grégoire Delacourt, the bestselling novel "The First Thing You See" was, according to the author via The Independent, a "declaration of love" for the star.
A couple of letters written by Irish novelist James Joyce were sold 10 times their guide price in an auction in Boston. These letters are handwritten and they certainly aren't something one would come across every day.
Sonia Manzano, who the world knows as the always cheerful Maria from "Sesame Street," shares her childhood stories of hardships and tribulations in her memoir "Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx.
"Snowden," a graphic biography of former government contractor and computer professional Edward Snowden, just hit the stores and in lieu of this, the author talks about how his quest to draw Snowden's life allowed him to experience some of the things his subject went through.
This year's Hugo Awards is considered the most controversial one yet with the rise of the so-called Sad Puppies and Rabid Puppies, who are, as per Outer Places, two groups being accused of manipulating the voting system to guarantee a win for their factions.
'Game of Thrones' Book 6 'The Winds of Winter' Sequel 'A Dream of Spring' Unlikely Done Before HBO Show's Finale?
George RR Martin doesn't mind if HBO wraps up all the seasons of "Game of Thrones," the epic TV series inspired by his bestselling saga "A Song of Ice and Fire," even before he finishes writing the remaining volumes of the book series.
Without a doubt, rocking out is just one of Morrissey's many talents. Known for being the charismatic frontman and lyricist of the iconic rock band, The Smiths, the 59-year-old vocalist from Greater Manchester is continuing to trudge the literary field by penning his very first novel.
Reading a book is serious business. It is a commitment. You have the responsibility to flip through a book, feel it and absorb it. Before you visit your favorite bookstore, make sure that the book you decide to pick up is the perfect one. Here's a guide to know if you got the right read.
Many "Harry Potter" fans have read the books over and over and have seen the movies a hundred times. Still, the wizarding world still has a lot of mysteries and surprises hidden. Here are five of the many facts about the "Harry Potter" books and movies that most fans still don't know about:
'Mockingjay Part 2' Trailers & Release Date: 5 Most Twisted Spoilers in 'The Hunger Games' Final Movie
Catch the most twisted spoiler theories every fan can start thinking about!
For every aspring entrepreneur, here are five books that will be helpful in your journey.