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May 02, 2013, 07:05 ET DEANNA BROWN JOINS BYLINER AS PRESIDENT

 Byliner, the digital publisher and subscription reading service, today announced that Deanna Brown, former CEO of Federated Media, has joined...


Dec 13, 2012, 13:32 ET The New York Times Collaborates with Byliner on a Line of Original Short E-Books

The digital publishing startup Byliner announced today a collaboration with The New York Times for a series of co-produced e-shorts that play to...


Oct 04, 2012, 10:11 ET Shakedown

James Ellroy is an American original of the most profane order. The bestselling author of the noir classics L.A. Confidential, The Black Dahlia,...


Sep 18, 2012, 10:03 ET 43*: When Gore Beat Bush--A Political Fable

 At 5:00 p.m. on September 11, 2001, an ashen-faced but composed President Al Gore stepped into the East Room of the White House to deliver a...


Aug 30, 2012, 11:07 ET Byliner Announces New Byliner Serials Imprint

 Byliner, the digital publisher of bestselling short fiction and nonfiction by such celebrated authors as Amy Tan, Jon Krakauer, Ann Patchett,...


Aug 27, 2012, 07:15 ET An Arrangement of Light

 Hailed by the New York Times as "one of America's most important novelists," Nicole Krauss (The History of Love, Great House) is considered...


Jul 26, 2012, 07:15 ET The Fire Horse

On the eve of the London Games, Elizabeth Mitchell's new Byliner Original The Fire Horse tells the highly unlikely—and incredibly...


Jul 17, 2012, 13:50 ET ALL MY LOVE, SAMPLES LATER: My Mother, My Father, and Our Family That Almost Was. A Story of Life and War.

Peter Simmons never knew his father. Just weeks before Simmons turned three—and a few months before the end of World War...


Jun 29, 2012, 07:14 ET New Byliner Fiction: Everyone's Reading Bastard

 Bestselling author Nick Hornby (High Fidelity; Fever Pitch; About a Boy; Juliet, Naked) is a virtuoso at love gone wrong. In Everyone's...


Jun 27, 2012, 07:14 ET New Byliner Original: How to Get Away with Murder in America

 This is a story that the CIA will not want you to read. It will likely shake your faith in the highest levels of America's national security...


May 16, 2012, 07:14 ET NOW THAT WE HAVE TASTED HOPE: Voices from the Arab Spring

 In 2010, the self-immolation of a produce vendor in Tunisia catalyzed a series of massive democratic revolutions and uprisings throughout the...


Apr 19, 2012, 07:14 ET After Friday Night Lights

 Buzz Bissinger's new Byliner Original, After Friday Night Lights, published today, is the long-anticipated, daringly honest sequel to his...


Mar 12, 2012, 07:15 ET SOBER IS MY NEW DRUNK: 850 Days (and Counting) without Booze or AA. A Comedy in Twelve Steps.

 Paul Carr's new Byliner Original, published today, is Sober Is My New Drunk, a wonderfully bracing (but zero-proof) tale of recovery. In it,...


Mar 07, 2012, 07:14 ET New Byliner Fiction by Margaret Atwood: I'm Starved for You

Margaret Atwood, the Booker Prize-winning author of the internationally bestselling novel The Handmaid's Tale and one of the most prophetic...