Posted on 01/18/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those of you raised on the 1940s and 1950s versions of Nancy Drew and The Hardy Boys might have noticed that the cover f...

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Posted on 01/18/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joyce Carol Oates can add another feather to her cap, with Thursday’s announcement that she has won the 2019 Jerus...

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Posted on 01/18/2019 at 09:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times’ bestseller list for combined print and ebook fiction is out for the week of January 27, 2...

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Posted on 01/17/2019 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver died today at age eighty-three. The cause of death was lymphoma, according to th...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 01/17/2019 at 09:21 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Need a few quick book recommendations? Neil Patrick Harris — actor, producer, director, host, magician, and bestse...

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Tagged As: Book lists, Pop culture

Posted on 01/19/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Earlier this week, the Guardian was delighted to break the news that the hottest literary parody Twitter account is not...

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Posted on 01/16/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A bestselling fantasy author has accused her soon-to-be-ex-husband of poisoning her. Sherrilyn Kenyon had sought medical...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, Lawsuit

Posted on 01/16/2019 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon is disputing some of the accusations made by the Authors Guild in its latest report on how much writers in the U....

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Tagged As: Amazon, The Guardian

Posted on 01/16/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new poll commissioned by Rakuten Kobo found some uplifting news about Americans' reading habits. Of the two thousa...

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Tagged As: Reading

Posted on 01/16/2019 at 07:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Ateneo Grand Splendid bookstore in Buenos Aires, Argentina, doesn’t have a huge English-language section &mdas...

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