Posted on 08/10/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Every bookworm has, at some point, felt like a particular book or its author was a personal friend. Fans of...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 08/10/2020 at 02:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Shirley Ann Grau, a Southern writer whose work drew the ire of the Ku Klux Klan, has died at age...

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Posted on 08/10/2020 at 02:46 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dave Chesson is both an an author and active blogger. He acknowledges that sometimes, that’s not always easy on your...

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Posted on 08/10/2020 at 08:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the bestselling indie novels for the week of August 3, 2020, as compiled by IndieReader. 1. Sweet Kisses,...

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Tagged As: Bestsellers, Book lists

Posted on 08/09/2020 at 06:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of August 9, 2020. Izaak Walton (August 9, 1593): Walton’s...

Tagged As: History, Just for fun

Posted on 08/07/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday we learned that two of the Booker Prize longlist authors, Brandon Taylor and C Pam Zhang, are also close...

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Tagged As: Awards

Posted on 08/07/2020 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Journalist and writer Amitava Kumar, years ago, began asking authors he met at events to sign copies of their books...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 08/07/2020 at 07:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times’s bestseller list for combined print and ebook fiction is out for the week of August 15,...

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Posted on 08/06/2020 at 02:51 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Imagine how happy you’d be (or have been) to be nominated for an award. Imagine how happy you’ve been to...

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Posted on 08/06/2020 at 02:26 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Book bloggers are certainly a useful tool in your marketing kit, but just like any other advertising outlet, you need...

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