Posted on 05/23/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Judith Kerr, a beloved children’s writer and illustrator, died yesterday at the age of ninety-five. With over thir...

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Posted on 05/23/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Israel’s National Library will soon have some 40,000 documents kept by a confidant of Franz Kafka, many of which c...

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Posted on 05/23/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another book about Donald Trump’s presidential administration is in the works — this time, from a friendlier...

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Posted on 05/23/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Binyavanga Wainaina, celebrated for his efforts to advance African literature and LGBTQ rights in Africa, has die...

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Posted on 05/22/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Should we start the countdown for The Winds of Winter? After Air New Zealand offered to fly George R.R. Martin to New Ze...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, Pop culture

Posted on 05/22/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you know a young reader obsessed with cleaning  — or one who needs some serious motivation to do so &mdash...

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Posted on 05/23/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Looking for a new e-reader? The Digital Reader has three updates on pricing/availability for three e-readers from differ...

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Posted on 05/22/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Neil Gaiman, John le Carré, Philip Pullman and dozens of other authors have published a letter asking voters to c...

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Tagged As: Politics, The Guardian

Posted on 05/22/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The final installment of a popular book series set in long-ago times has a release date. The Mirror and the Light, the t...

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Posted on 05/22/2019 at 09:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to author Jokha Alharthi and translator Marilyn Booth on winning the Man Booker International Prize! Alh...

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