Little Shaq had never had sushi, but he was sure he wouldn’t like it. It wasn’t cooked, and he had to eat it with two sticks.
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In 2011, Las Vegas geologist Marvin "Nick" Saines discovered a dinosaur footprint embedded in the Jurassic sandstone at Red Rock Canyon.
A reading and signing featuring "We Are Called to Rise" author Laura McBride and "Up in the Air" author Walter Kirn is scheduled from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at The Writer's Block, 1020 Fremont St.
Mama says you'd better share your toys. But you don't mind; it's Christmas, and as long as other kids are careful, they can play with your new gifts, too.
UNLV graduate Ed Kaczynski explores terror, madness, desperation and loss in "The Doors of the Dauphine's Palace," a short story collection he said is reminiscent of the works of Stephen King and H.P. Lovecraft.
Packaged foods don't grow on trees, so why eat them?
You didn't even know it was possible, but there it was: Santa visits Grandma's house, too.
Las Vegas writer Suzanne Munshower — a former go-go dancer, movie extra, celebrity interviewer, fashion columnist, waitress and advertising copywriter — tapped her experience as a beauty industry publicist to write the mystery "Younger."
The downtown bookstore The Writer's Block, 1020 Fremont St., plans to showcase a monthly selection of books from local authors followed by a book signing.
Aspiring authors can have a chance to work with an editor and have a book published digitally if they sign up for a free Henderson Libraries program set to start in January.
Your dad says his team is doing well this year. Mom's happy, too.
Paul Mattingly performs and teaches comedy improv acting, riffs on geek culture as part of the cast of the online program "The Ugly Couch Show," and for close to a decade, he made a living as a Klingon at "Star Trek: The Experience."
Henderson Libraries are sponsoring a creative writing and cover art contest for Clark County writers and artists 18 or older.
Grandma is the best cook ever! She's second only to Mom, who makes your favorite foods every day.
Michael D. Mercurio writes from experience in "A Charleston Yankee." The novel follows Marine Mike Romano into civilian life as an insurance salesman in Charleston, S.C.
"Pete the Cat" author and musician Eric Litwin is set to bring his musical stories to several local libraries in November.
After bedtime stories, Henderson resident April Awalt always told her son, Christopher, that she loved him to the moon and back. One night, he countered with "Mommy, I love you to the sun and back because it is farther."
Local author and College of Southern Nevada professor Laura McBride is set to talk about her novel "We Are Called to Rise" from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 14 at the Paseo Verde Library.
At the beginning of the Civil War, many freedmen and recent-runaway slaves tried to enlist in the Army to fight for the North. There were laws against that kind of thing then, but after the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, the Union Army was open to former slaves.
When Troy Little took on the task of creating a graphic novel adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream," he was taking on not just a classic, but a favorite book by one of his favorite authors.
Perhaps no other novel is so deeply associated with Las Vegas than Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," which captures the city viewed through incensed sensibilities and lots of drugs, illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Writer and director of UNLV's Center for Gaming Research, David Schwartz,plans to discuss the life of Kirk Kerkorian at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Clark County Library.
"Use your head!" That's what your parents, grandparents, even your teacher says all the time.