Amy Schumer's 'The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo,' an essay collection pegged as one of the big books of summer, sold just under 40,000 hardcover copies in its first week on sale, according to Nielsen BookScan. more »
An Accidental Novelist
Keith Stuart, the games editor at the 'Guardian,' gets an unexpected two-book deal. more »
International Hot Book Properties
An Australian's memoir about dying, a German thriller and a Finnish novel are among the books generating buzz in foreign markets this week. more » »
Behind the Italian Bestseller, 'The Catholic School'
This 1,000-plus-page novel, based on an infamous murder that rocked Rome in the 1970s, has been on the bestseller list in Italy for 22 weeks now. more » »