Going Viral Nets a Two-Book Deal | Book Pulse

After writing a short story for The New Yorker that set the literary world alight, Kristen Roupenian lands a seven-figure, two-book deal.

The Power Sells Out | Book Pulse

Naomi Alderman’s novel The Power sells out, Mean by Myriam Gurba gets a glowing review, and Ta-Nehisi Coates bows out of Twitter.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

There are only a handful of new books to keep up with this week while Star Wars: The Last Jedi tops this week’s media buzz.

New Bestsellers & the Best Comics of 2017 | Book Pulse

The new bestsellers are listed and Entertainment Weekly picks the Best Comics of the Year.

Changes at the NYT | Book Pulse

The New York Timeshires its new nonfiction book editor, and several new nonfiction titles are reviewed.

More Best of the Year | Book Pulse

More best of the year picks arrive and Hannah Kent’s debut novel is set to become a movie.

Book the Golden Globes | Book Pulse

The Golden Globes celebrate books as well as film and TV and a breakout short story published in The New Yorker has a lot of people talking.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

The Only Girl in the World: A Memoir by Maude Julien and Signal Loss by Garry Disher lead holds this week, People picks their best books of the year, and four new book-based film trailers arrive.

New Bestsellers Arrive | Book Pulse

E.L. James’s latest lands a #1 spot, the NYT critics pick their faves of 2017, and Tiffany Haddish is set to talk with Trevor Noah about The Last Black Unicorn.

A Movable Literary Feast | Albertine Prize Short List Announced

Book lovers and Francophiles gathered at the historic Payne Whitney mansion in New York City to celebrate the announcement of the shortlist for the 2018 Albertine Prize, a reader’s choice award for the best Francophone fiction translated into English and published in the United States over the past year.