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Susan Kamil, longtime publisher and editor, dead at 69

Sep. 9, 2019 8:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Susan Kamil, a revered editor and publisher who found critical and commercial success with authors ranging from Salman Rushdie and Ta-Nehisi Coates to Elizabeth Strout and Sophie Kinsella, has died at age 69. Random House Publishing Group President Gina Centrello announced that Kamil died...

Atwood, Rushdie novels among fall highlights

Aug. 28, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, some of the timeliest and most topical books will be found in the fiction section. From Margaret Atwood's "The Testaments," her sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale," to Lucy Ellmann's epic "Ducks, Newburyport" and Salman Rushdie's "Quichotte," novelists and short story writers are...

Cummings urges Trump to 'come to Baltimore'

Aug. 4, 2019 8:03 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings took the high road in inviting President Donald Trump and other Americans to visit Baltimore but declining to respond in kind to the barrage of presidential tweets and comments disparaging him and the majority-black city he has long represented. "We are a...