Stephen King http://nwpr.org en Book News: TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau Jailed For Diet-Book Lies http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-tv-pitchman-kevin-trudeau-jailed-diet-book-lies <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Jurors in Chicago found author and infomercial host Kevin Trudeau <a href="http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/12/usa-trudeau-pitchman-idINL2N0IQ2BE20131112">guilty of criminal contempt</a> Tuesday for making false claims about his book, <em>The Weight Loss Cure They Don't Want You to Know About.</em> In a series of infomercials, Trudeau claimed the book revealed a "miracle substance" discovered in the 1950s and kept secret by food companies and the government that allows people to eat any Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:41:00 +0000 editor 37312 at http://nwpr.org Book News: TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau Jailed For Diet-Book Lies Stephen King On Getting Scared: 'Nothing Like Your First Time' http://nwpr.org/post/stephen-king-getting-scared-nothing-your-first-time Remember the first time you felt really terrified — and liked it? "Being scared is like sex," Stephen King says. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:10:00 +0000 editor 34674 at http://nwpr.org Stephen King On Getting Scared: 'Nothing Like Your First Time' Here's Danny! 'Doctor Sleep' Picks Up Where 'Shining' Left Off http://nwpr.org/post/heres-danny-doctor-sleep-picks-where-shining-left If you're a dutiful fan of Stephen King's work — myself, I'm an off again, on again follower — you will have read <em>The Shining</em>, King's hit 1977 novel about a haunted resort in the Colorado Rockies. Depending on how recently you immersed yourself in that story, you'll have a sharp or vague recollection of a young child with the power of "shining," or mind-reading mixed with telekinesis. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 18:33:00 +0000 Alan Cheuse 34655 at http://nwpr.org Here's Danny! 'Doctor Sleep' Picks Up Where 'Shining' Left Off Book News: Outrage After Fox News Interview With 'Zealot' Author http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-outrage-after-fox-news-interview-zealot-author <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qSTvD0Roog</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 19:34:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 31713 at http://nwpr.org