Posted on 08/15/2022 at 07:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Salman Rushdie is off a ventilator and expected to recover from a stabbing, according to his agent and his...

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Tagged As: Politics

Posted on 08/14/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of August 14, 2022. Danielle Steel (August 14, 1947): Every...

Tagged As: History, Just for fun

Posted on 08/13/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Okay, yes, we know bookworms cringe at novels being made into movies. But the fact is, it gets done and...

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Posted on 08/13/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the bestselling indie novels as of August 12, 2022, as compiled by IndieReader. 1. Things We Never Got...

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Tagged As: Bestsellers, Book lists

Posted on 08/12/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The world is saying goodbye to another literary artist this week. Jean-Jacques Sempé, who illustrated the French children’s book series...

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Posted on 08/12/2022 at 11:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Salman Rushdie was stabbed in the neck while on stage to deliver a lecture today. The Associated Press reports...

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Tagged As: Scandal

Posted on 08/12/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times’s bestseller list for combined print and ebook fiction is out for the week ending August 6,...

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Posted on 08/11/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Plenty of readers find it easy to plow right through a novel. But for others, that's not as natural, particularly...

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Tagged As: Reading, Technology

Posted on 08/11/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Raymond Briggs, who wrote and illustrated books over the course of six decades, has died. One might characterize his works...

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Posted on 08/11/2022 at 08:20 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Deepest apologies from the Fussy team: we dropped the ball on National S'mores Day. That holiday took place yesterday, and...

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