Achievement Hunter, rapper and author of the "Go Nitro" series had a moment with fans on-camera when a cosplayer showed up dressed as one of his characters.
A newly announced virtual books convention will host events featuring some of speculative fiction's biggest authors, including V.E. Schwab, Nnedi Okorafor and Brandon Sanderson.
From James Baldwin and Maya Angelou to contemporary writers such as Ta-Nehisi Coates and Jesmyn Ward, these are the authors to read right now.
Sticky Fingers Brownies used whole garbage bags of cannabis "shake" to make its famous Fantasy Fudge, which was sold throughout San Francisco.
"It isn't 'Harry Potter' and it doesn't include magic. This is an entirely different story."
Nothing provides a better escape than the pages of a good book. The Newsweek staff has chosen some of the best of this season's fiction and nonfiction that should keep your mind far away from viruses all the way through Labor Day.
A new book reveals a real-life "Lord of the Flies" that demonstrates that we can be good to each other even under the most dire circumstances.
To raise money for two U.K. charities Gollum actor Andy Serkis will marathon read J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit.' Here's how to join in.
Fans can hear the actor read the first chapter of the series on Spotify and the Harry Potter at Home website.
Jennifer Weiner's new book 'Big Summer' is the next big summer read you've been waiting for.
The author of the 'Twilight' series has a mysterious countdown to May 4th online.
"Netflix makes it easy to browse for something new to watch, and while many libraries have virtual browsing experiences, let's face it, they aren't exactly easy to navigate with any real success."
While you're grounded and social distancing, you can still travel the globe through the pages of these novels whose setting is often the main character.
Robert Kolker's new book was released on Tuesday.
If watching the same shows and playing the same video games is starting to get old during our coronavirus pandemic isolation, then it may finally be time to pick up that really long book you've been meaning to read.
Book 16 and 17 of the series are both due out in 2020.
Here are the books and movies with surprising similarities to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. But can any of them be said to have predicted COVID-19?
"The Electoral College as it functions today damages our republic...Thanks to the winner-take-all rule used to award electors in 48 states, presidential campaigns focus almost entirely on a small handful of "battlegrounds" to the exclusion of the rest of the country."
"In 2000, 537 votes in Florida weighed more than 537,000 votes in the rest of the country."
"As a bookseller, we provide customers with access to a variety of viewpoints, including titles that serve an important educational role in understanding and preventing anti-Semitism," Amazon told Newsweek Monday.
Newsweek's top fiction and nonfiction spring books to entertain and excite your imagination from the blustery days of late winter until the sun shines in the spring.
The bookstore had teamed up with Penguin Random House to release 12 classic novels, including "Treasure Island" and "Moby Dick," with people of color on the covers.
Speaking at an event at Penn State, Gladwell told an audience that the statue of Paterno, the university's former head football coach, should be restored.
The new book "A Very Stable Genius" also reported that the lawyers were "wary of staking out a position" for fear they would become "roadkill."
Every title in Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski "The Witcher" book series is returning to press, as publisher Orbit Books plans to release half a million new copies.
A rough draft for "The Stormlight Archive" Book 4 is complete, and a release date for Brandon Sanderson fantasy novel has been announced for November, 2020.
A mathematician discusses why math is relevant to everyday life, what he thinks of the anti-vaxxer movement and whether he worries about the transmission of communicable diseases during air travel.