Why the best books aren't on the shelves

by Jim Fletcher -- 2009 International Christian Retail Show, Denver, Colo. He looked vaguely like an early 19th century American president. James K. Polk, I believe. When I climbed into his shuttle more…

How anti-religion spoils everything

by Jim Fletcher -- I'll say it at the start: I'm a Christopher Hitchens fan. The British-born writer is brilliant, a witty and thought-provoking journalist and observer of global culture and politics. more…

Liberals taking over book world? Good luck

by Jim Fletcher -- Sam Stein of the Huffington Post thinks "progressives" (liberals) are positioning themselves to challenge the conservative book movement, thus influencing the culture even more. The good news for more…

Standing against the architects of USSA

by Jim Fletcher -- Jim DeMint "is a great American," as Sean Hannity would say. The senator from South Carolina went to Washington much like Jimmy Stewart's fictional Jefferson Smith of "Mr. more…

Get this book!

by Jim Fletcher -- How's that for a headline of a book review? I stand by it, because Aaron Klein's new offering, 'The Late Great State of Israel', is that good. Editor's more…

'Creating' a healthy niche market

by Jim Fletcher -- Somewhere along the line in American culture, belief in the historicity of the early Genesis accounts became goofy, while funding for SETI settled in as a sound idea. more…

The war of words over Israel

by Jim Fletcher -- Editor's note: Today marks the debut of a new column from publishing veteran Jim Fletcher, who examines the intersection between our culture's most important issues and the people more…