Publishers give King James his due

by Jim Fletcher -- The 400th anniversary of the King James Version of the Bible is coming up, and the cultural atmosphere in which the anniversary takes place is quite fascinating. I more…

Modern-day 'Silence Dogood' takes on King Obama

by Jim Fletcher -- A hallmark of American patriotism has always been the tendency toward exercising the right of free speech, especially in alerting the population about excesses from government. The most more…

Until they taste terror themselves

by Jim Fletcher -- A book that occupies a place of honor on my bookshelf is "Eye on the Media," a collection of columns written by the peerless David Bar-Illan, one-time editor more…

Peek behind the curtains of power

by Jim Fletcher -- One of the things I love about those I call independent publishers is their courage in producing books that go against the grain in terms of explaining important more…

How far to go in a cutthroat economy

by Jim Fletcher -- Amid all the narcissism of book publishing – and I'm just talking about nice publishers and nice authors – it was a bit sweet and a lot poignant more…

Give thanks for your guns

by Jim Fletcher -- The reality that Americans possess and use guns – in the spirit of America's founding heritage – is a rich and delicious one that keeps our enemies at more…

Christianity's best-selling baloney

by Jim Fletcher -- Warning: provocative opening statement! Scanning the list of top 50 bestselling books provided by the Christian Booksellers Association, one wonders how much longer it will be before non-Christian more…

She's the boss, got it?

by Jim Fletcher -- Let's be candid this week: Book reviews are a lot of fun for the reviewer, but sheer bliss when the subject is Nancy Pelosi. As our country transitions more…

'Christian' media swings left

by Jim Fletcher -- David Neff is editor-in-chief for Christianity Today. The magazine is still considered to be mainstream and representative of evangelicals. It was founded when Ike was president, and it more…

Can conservatism rise again?

by Jim Fletcher -- There is a lively debate going on in America today about the state of the conservative movement. The debate ranges from the more esoteric – "Just what does more…