Posted on 08/03/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s a motley crew of new releases and reviews, with one thing in common — major name recognition for all...

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Posted on 08/03/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Celebrity book clubs have released their picks for August 2021. Reese Witherspoon selected We Were Never Here, by Andrea Bartz....

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Tagged As: Book club, Pop culture

Posted on 08/03/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you were on the internet last weekend, you saw the tweet. My publicist is on my case about my...

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Posted on 08/03/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Flannery O’Connor died on this day in 1964. She may be most widely known for her short stories, including...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 11:44 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you found yourself reading more last year, you’re not alone. The US Department of Labor’s American Time Use survey,...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 09:42 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For different reasons, the novels The Stone Face and My Policeman are gaining new — and positive — attention, some...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 07:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon has released the choices for August 2021's First Reads. First Reads, which is free to join, provides early access...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Book lists

Posted on 07/31/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Among the many events canceled last year because of COVID-19 was the weeklong festival celebrating author Ernest Hemingway. This year,...

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Posted on 07/30/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

2021 has been author Maggie Shipstead’s year. First, her novel Great Circle was chosen for Jenna Bush Hager’s book club....

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Posted on 07/30/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s only one known recording of reclusive author J.D. Salinger’s voice. Almost no one has ever listened to said recording....

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