Posted on 09/29/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release week to author Namwali Serpell, whose novel The Furrows: An Elegy came out on Tuesday. The book describes...

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Posted on 09/28/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An International Booker-shortlisted author is the next to join the Future Library project. The Guardian reports that German writer Judith...

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Tagged As: Libraries, The Guardian

Posted on 09/28/2022 at 01:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can probably guess one of the most important tasks for a writer undertaking a medical thriller — to be...

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Posted on 09/28/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bestselling author James Patterson has made another round of major donation to literature-related causes. Patterson announced $5.3 million in cash...

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Tagged As: Charity

Posted on 09/28/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1891, author Herman Melville died. He was seventy-two years old but hadn't published a book in...

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Posted on 09/28/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You know not to create a laundry list of what's in a given space in your novel. But on the...

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Posted on 09/28/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We know these lists are clickbait, but we can't resist. Grand Canyon University and its partner, Grand Canyon Education, made...

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Tagged As: Book lists, Just for fun

Posted on 09/27/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware has done an incredible job of educating authors about how to spot a scam. They're, of course, not...

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Posted on 09/27/2022 at 01:54 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

BookTok has gone corporate. Last week, according to Digiday, publisher Penguin Random House struck a deal with TikTok that allows...

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Posted on 09/27/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Chicago Public Library launched a local effort to fight book bans and challenges — but it's also welcoming anyone...

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