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 09/24/2022 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 09/23/2022 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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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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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 07:01 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s a rough morning for historical-fiction fans. Hilary Mantel, the award-winning author of the Wolf Hall trilogy, died yesterday at...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The movie based on Stephen Chbosky's novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower has turned ten. And in honor of...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A limited-time podcast aims to support Banned Books Week. The Dramatists Legal Defense Fund has released "Banned Together: The Anti-Censorship...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 09:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Baillie Gifford Prize longlist is out, after a bit of a delay. Nominees for the £50,000 (about $56,000) nonfiction...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Ernest Hemingway died, his widow went to Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Florida, and retrieved some of the...

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