Posted on 09/26/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Cormac McCarthy’s post-apocalyptic novel, The Road, was officially published fifteen years ago today. The book went on to win the...

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Posted on 09/26/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of September 26, 2021: TS Eliot (September 26, 1888): Eliot’s...

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Posted on 09/25/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is the birthday of two late greats: novelist William Faulkner (September 25, 1897) and poet Shel Silverstein (September 25,...

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Posted on 09/25/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 09/24/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’re not familiar with the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature, that actually seems fitting. The award, according to...

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Posted on 09/24/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy 125th birthday to F. Scott Fitzgerald! We’re not sure whether he’d be honored that his work endured to be...

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Posted on 09/24/2021 at 07:44 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 18,...

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Posted on 09/23/2021 at 02:56 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new study has found that there may have been some truth in the advertising of personalized books as beneficial...

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Posted on 09/23/2021 at 12:51 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The week in book protests began in Pennsylvania, but now it’s time to head west — to the Midwest. The...

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Posted on 09/23/2021 at 09:58 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Not everyone is able to travel globally or comfortable with the idea yet. So we hope that with a literary...

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