non-fiction books

Ex-Mattis aide sues Pentagon over delayed memoir

A top aide to former Defense Secretary James Mattis sued the Pentagon this week, claiming the Defense Department deliberately delayed the publication of a book detailing his time in the Trump administration so that Mattis' own memoir can be released first.

Edward Snowden authors memoir

Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked a trove of classified documents about a US government program of mass surveillance in 2013, is sharing his story with the world in a new memoir.

Gift in book sets off chain of random acts of kindness

Ashley Jost and her friends had just made a pledge to read more books. A week later, a self-help book caught her eye while shopping at a Target in Columbia, Missouri. The 27-year-old bought the book, "Girl, Stop Apologizing," and began reading it when she got home. There was a surprise waiting for her inside.