02:02 AM EDT 07/24/2014
Originally posted 07/10/2014 07:10AM
A Chicago author who was inspired by Ernest Hemingway and co-wrote a book about surviving the running of the bulls underwent surgery Wednesday after he was gored in the thigh by one of the animals during the annual event in Pamplona, Spain.
Originally posted 06/18/2014 04:05PM
Courtney Robertson's new tell-all, most obviously titled I Didn't Come Here to Make Friends, is a lot like what you might imagine a fantasy suite on The Bachelor to be: chock-full of sex and, well, kinda dirty.
Arguably the most vilified Bachelor contestant in franchise history, Robertson defends herself and her failed relationship with Ben Flajnik in the book, and provides enough juicy behind-the-scenes details from her experience on the show to satisfy even devout fans in Bachelor Nation. And anyone curious about what happened after the cameras stopped rolling.
It's risqué, there's more than a little TMI, and you'll never look at Adrian Grenier the same way.
Flajnik's take on the book? "It's sad. A new low, even for Courtney," he tells PEOPLE exclusively. "I don't see why she would choose to have people look at her the way she has portrayed herself. I am in a really great place in life and don't have any interest in reliving the nightmare."
We gamely took on the task of narrowing down the best bits of this shameless page-turner to five of our favorites …
Originally posted 06/13/2014 07:20AM
Eric Hill, whose effort to entertain his young son with a simple drawing of a mischievous dog named Spot blossomed into a popular series of children's books that have sold more than 60 million copies, has died at his home in central California. He was 86.
Originally posted 06/12/2014 05:00PM
Robert Galbraith – unmasked to the world as a pseudonym for Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling – has written a second absorbing whodunit starring detective Cormoran Strike to follow last year's stealth hit, The Cuckoo's Calling.
Originally posted 06/12/2014 10:00AM
After a nearly $50 million opening weekend grossing twice as many used tissues and broken hearts, the box-office success of John Green's book-turned-movie The Fault in Our Stars has left millions with one question: So, what's next?
Originally posted 06/07/2014 06:00PM
The Fault in Our Stars author John Green is used to hordes of young-adult fiction fans clamoring for his novels. His previous books – Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines and Paper Towns – still reside at the top of the New York Times' best-seller list for YA fiction.
Originally posted 06/06/2014 12:30PM
Taylor Swift loves reading, and like such others as Kelly Ripa and Rachel McAdams appears on a new poster in support of READ, a project of the American Library Association.
Originally posted 05/23/2014 01:45PM
Brooklyn-based photographer Jen Davis spent years taking vulnerable self-portraits of her overweight body before realizing she wanted to change.
Originally posted 05/07/2014 06:00PM
Have you met Dave Engledow? He is the World's Best Father – at least according to these images. What started as a humorous photo project tracing his daughter Alice Bee's first year of life is now a book.
Originally posted 05/01/2014 07:20PM
It's already May – a good time to check the status on those New Year's resolutions.
Whether it was eating better, exercising, spending more time with family, or even finally finding the love of your life – like George Clooney in this week's issue – we all want to know how to improve.
Our staff's reading books this week that examine how to be a better, happier and more successful you.
Share your thoughts on their choices – and let us know what you're reading.
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