Posted on April 8, 2024 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Catch up quick with the bookish news of the past few days ... or take a deeper dive into each story. Your choice!

  •  Gender Queer by Maia Kobabe continues to dominate in the world of book battles, coming in at number one on the American Library Association's top ten most challenged books of 2023 (ALA). 

  • April is National Poetry Month, and Anne Mai Yee Jansen has recommendations for the occasion (Book Riot).

  • If you didn't or couldn't see today's solar eclipse, you can try to absorb some of the excitement by reading Annie Dillard’s 1982 essay “Total Eclipse" (Literary Hub).

  • Meta considered paying per book to trai its artificial intelligence tool ... or simply purchasing Simon & Schuster in whole (Literary Hub).

  • Sami Michael, an Israeli author who also had Arabic roots, has died at the age of ninety-seven (The New York Times).

Categories: Today in Books

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