Books

Black Voices
Smith was a successful model, restaurateur and the host of a nationally syndicated lifestyle talk show.
Parenting
Bookstagram influencers share their tried-and-true tips for parents to use with their children.
U.S. News
Author Ta-Nehisi Coates, who also attended the ceremony, said the iconic novelist taught him the meaning of "grown folks literature."
Parenting
Check out these books about how different families celebrate the holidays.
Entertainment
The horror icon said there's no mystery about what the president has done.
World News
Vanessa Springora's “Consent” is also being hailed by child-protection activists as a possible watershed moment for France.
Queer Voices
HuffPost has a first look at the cover for "The Bridge," due out in September.
Entertainment
Episode IX director J.J. Abrams replied "no way," the actor said.
Parenting
The mom and decluttering expert is sharing her method with kids in a new children's book.
Politics
Tony Schwartz said the screed was an "utterly desperate cry" and "pure projection" in a blistering Twitter thread.
Politics
Tony Schwartz said it will be dominating the president's “consciousness for the vast majority of every waking day.”
U.S. News
The latest Oprah's Book Club pick by Jeanine Cummins, a white woman, has been widely criticized for stereotypical depictions of Mexicans and migration.
Work/Life
"The industry is its own best satire in a lot of ways," says startup vet Anna Wiener.
Politics
“He was a guide for thousands seeking to discover or reclaim their spiritual identity beyond or within institutional religion.”
U.S. News
Her tales of women triumphing over danger made her one of the world’s most popular writers.
Entertainment
The horror author said he believes "judgments of creative excellence should be blind" but that the Hollywood game is still "rigged in favor of the white folks.”
Entertainment
Novelist Paulo Coelho told AP he's deleting the draft of the book he wrote with Bryant "because it didn’t make any sense to publish without him" and it “wouldn’t add anything relevant to him or his family."
Entertainment
John Robert Allman's "A Is for Audra" celebrates Patti LuPone, Idina Menzel, Barbra Streisand and more.
Entertainment
How the Oscar-nominated “Lady Bird” director updated Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel for a new generation.
Politics
The president cared more that Jan. 20 marked the third anniversary of his inauguration than the commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.