The Malta Independent 18 September 2019, Wednesday

Books

'Lost You' is psychological thriller

Friday, 13 September 2019, 12:03 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

"Lost You: a Novel" (Crown), by Haylen Beck Surrogacy — in which a woman agrees to carry a baby for another person or couple — is a legal swamp in America, and in this, veteran crime...

Journalist, former ESPN host Jemele Hill has book deal

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 13:50 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Jemele Hill, the ESPN host who departed the sports network a year after tweeting that President Donald Trump was a white supremacist, has a book deal. Hill's memoir will be published in 2021,...

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton writing book on 'Gutsy Women'

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 09:30 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton have teamed up for "The Book of Gutsy Women," honoring everyone from scientist Marie Curie to climate activist Greta Thunberg. Simon & Schuster...

Digital dating proves complicated in 'Love at First Like'

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 07:58 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

"Love at First Like" (Atria Books), by Hannah Orenstein Dating in the digital age can be tricky business, especially when you project an image on social media that is in no way a truthful...

'A Dangerous Man' is suspenseful, tightly written

Friday, 6 September 2019, 10:08 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

"A Dangerous Man: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel" (G.P. Putnam's Sons), by Robert Crais Joe Pike is about to climb into his Jeep on Los Angeles' Miracle Mile when he sees a man force a young...

Bella Thorne shares personal struggles in first poetry book

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 10:34 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

Bella Thorne says people are confused by her and she doesn't understand why, but maybe her new book will clear things up. "People constantly come to me, directors, producers, people that are like...

'The Chain' is a mid-life hit for novelist Adrian McKinty

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 10:03 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

With his novel "The Chain" headed for publishing best-seller lists and summer packing lists, Adrian McKinty can now laugh as he remembers an old and "failed" novel. "I was in Mexico City, trying...

'Elvis in Vegas' is a gem of pop culture history

Monday, 2 September 2019, 09:36 Last update: about 16 days ago Associated Press

"Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las Vegas Show" (Simon & Schuster), by Richard Zoglin For the King of Rock 'n' Roll, the 1960s was a slow-moving abdication. Elvis Presley...

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