Gerd Stern, wrongly accused of tossing what Jack Kerouac called "the greatest piece of writing I ever saw," enjoys last laugh.
Former President George W. Bush has been on tour with his bestselling book "41: A Portrait of My Father."
Geeks, grains and globe-trotting. Nearly every one of this year’s best food books seems to fall into one of those categories.
This image provided by the Profiles in History auction house shows the cover of an auction catalog, featuring several pages of what has become known as “The Joan Anderson Letter,” some 16,000 Benzedrine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to his friend Jack Kerouac …
FILE — This 1962 file photo shows Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac. Nearly 40 years after his death, and 50 years after the release of his most famous novel, “On the Road,” Kerouac remains an author who inspires both young and old. Kerouac was greatly influenced by what has become known a…
Summer's here, so it's time to get your grill on.
Pastry chef Dominique Ansel, inventor of the croissant-meets-doughnut confection he christened the Cronut, is coming out with a cookbook in a few months.
Spring is back and so are farmers markets. And that means a whole new chance to make friends with strange and unusual vegetables. Or to rehabilitate some old familiars.
Laurie Woodward planned to fly from her home in Pittsburgh this month across the country to Mukilteo, Wash., to serve as matron of honor to a bride she’s never met. And it’s all because of baking.
Lizzie Black Kander has been called the “Jane Addams of Milwaukee” for her tireless social service work, which included editing and publishing “The Settlement Cook Book” in 1901.
Lent is a time when less can mean more, especially in the kitchen. Going without need not be faced with a frown. Let dietary restrictions spur creativity and boost flavor, however modest the meal.
Snapper sautéed in a savory orange sauce is an unusual, tangy Mexican dish. Rice makes a perfect accompaniment.
This book cover image released by Viking shows "Who Asked You," by Terry McMillan. (AP Photo/Viking)
“Rising Tide: Bear Bryant, Joe Namath & Dixie’s Last Quarter”