News from Byliner A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 02, 2013, 07:05 ET
Deanna Brown joins Byliner as President.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)


 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
SNOW FALL: A New York Times / Byliner Original, to be published December 17, 2012.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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--New Byliner Fiction by James Ellroy.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)


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, A New Byliner Original by Jeff Greenfield.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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 Serials launches with new e-books  by Margaret Atwood and Joe McGinniss.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
New Byliner Fiction by international bestselling author Nicole Krauss.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
A New Byliner Original tells the true story of Neville Bardos, the horse nobody wanted, and his amazing journey to the 2012 Olympic Games.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
A New Byliner Original by Craig Vetter.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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 by the Bestselling Author Nick Hornby.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
A New Byliner Original by Evan Wright.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
A New McSweeney's / Byliner Original.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
New Byliner Original by Buzz Bissinger.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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
New Byliner Original by Paul Carr.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner)

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...

Feb 13, 2012, 15:09 ET
One Way Forward: The Outsider's Guide to Fixing the Republic, A New Byliner Original by Lawrence Lessig.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner Inc.)

One Way Forward: The Outsider's Guide to Fixing the Republic

 Something is clearly rotten in our Republic. Americans have lost faith in their politicians to a greater degree than ever, resigning...

Dec 07, 2011, 07:14 ET
Rules for Virgins is the first fiction Amy Tan has published in six years.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner Inc.)

Byliner Launches Its New Byliner Fiction Imprint With Amy Tan's Rules for Virgins

In her new story Rules for Virgins - the first fiction she has published in six years - Amy Tan, beloved bestselling author of The Joy Luck Club...

Oct 06, 2011, 07:14 ET
New Byliner Originals by award-winning authors Mark Bittman, Taylor Branch, and Ann Patchett. In digital bookstores now.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner Inc.)

Food, Sex, Sports Scandals, and the Shady Story of Lady Liberty's Birth

If you're looking for a great read by a great writer, the popular new digital publisher Byliner offers an early fall lineup of nonfiction titles...

Jun 21, 2011, 08:30 ET
I Hope Like Heck: The Selected Poems of Sarah Palin, Published Today by Byliner Inc.  (PRNewsFoto/Byliner Inc.)

I Hope Like Heck: The Selected Poems of Sarah Palin

More than 24,000 pages of Sarah Palin's emails from her time as governor of Alaska were released to the public on June 10, 2011 to a crush of...