Posted on 09/26/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A memorial service was held last week for author Joan Didion, who died in December. Wednesday's event at the Episcopal...

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Tagged As: Obituary

Posted on 09/26/2022 at 01:05 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature will be announced next week — October 6, to be exact. Speculation...

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Posted on 09/26/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the bestselling indie novels as of September 23, 2022, as compiled by IndieReader. 1. Things We Never Got...

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Tagged As: Bestsellers, Book lists

Posted on 09/26/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poet T.S. Eliot was born on this day in 1888. He’s known for many literary feats, including “The Waste Land”...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Pop culture

Posted on 09/25/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Banned Books Week 2022 wrapped up yesterday, but if you want to extend the commemoration, here you go ... The...

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Posted on 09/25/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of September 25, 2022. William Faulkner (September 25, 1897): Faulkner...

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Posted on 09/24/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of the commonly read The Great Gatsby and the perhaps less frequently read...

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Want a better way to wander around the internet than scrolling through social media (again)? Journalist and author Clive Thompson...

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Tagged As: Just for fun

Posted on 09/23/2022 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Politico reported yesterday that there are federal efforts to stem the tide of book restrictions and bans. Democrats have prepared...

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times’s bestseller list for combined print and ebook fiction is out for the week ending September 17,...

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