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There is something about autumn that makes me nostalgic. I was thinking about my old Economics 101 text, Samuelson and Nordhaus Economics 12th edition. I took a look at our latest edition, the 18th, to refresh my memory and reassure myself that man is a rational entity.
The Blood of Olympus, Book Five in Rick Riordan's The Heroes of Olympus young adult series is the new number one title on this week's Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers List.
In its fifth week of release, The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell remains in the top spot on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers List, while on the Hardcover Nonfiction Bestsellers List this week the new number one
Fall is finally here offering cooler temperatures after a long, hot, and record-setting dry summer. What a wonderful time of year! Halloween is upon us. Adults and children deciding what to wear in celebration of Halloween. The shopping malls are busy decorating in preparation for the Holiday Season. (Doesn’t it seem like the Holiday Season is starting earlier and earlier every year???) The World Series, the ultimate “Fall Classic,” is about to start. The NBA regular season begins at the end of October.
The National Book Foundation has announced National Book Award shortlists for 2014. The awards, which were first awarded in 1935, are given out in four categories; Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Young People’s Literature, with the winners to be announced on November 19.
The Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics states that ethical journalism "should be accurate and fair", and journalists should be "courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting information." Journalists are expected and encouraged to get the story and, as long as it's the undeniable truth, boldly and without bias broadcast the news to the world without pulling any punches or exaggerating any facts.
There are two new books on top of the Los Angeles Times Bestseller Lists this week.
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