Posted on 09/23/2021 at 07:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Including this upcoming auction item in a book-centric newswire might be bit of a stretch. But the Guardian filed news...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 01:55 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Purists, brace yourselves: You can expect far more adaptations of Roald Dahl’s works. Netflix announced today that it has acquired...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary Hub alerted us to the news that a new movie version of Macbeth was in the works. Now, it’s...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The 3,600-year-old stone known as the “Gilgamesh Dream Tablet” will start its journey home tomorrow, reports the Guardian. The tablet...

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Tagged As: History, The Guardian

Posted on 09/22/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

LeVar Burton may not have been offered the Jeopardy! hosting gig, but his guest appearance certainly wasn’t wasted effort. The...

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Tagged As: Pop culture

Posted on 09/21/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Think you’re the ultimate Lord of the Rings fan? Sorry, but a 37-year-old Italian pastry chef has you beat, most...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, The Guardian

Posted on 09/21/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The National Book Foundation announced its 5 Under 35 honorees this morning. Each author is, of course, younger than 35,...

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Posted on 09/21/2021 at 09:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Pennsylvania school district in national headlines over a banned-book list has reversed course. Local TV station abc27 reports that...

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Tagged As: Scandal

Posted on 09/21/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Meet the new national ambassador for young people’s literature — same as the current one. The Library of Congress announced...

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Posted on 09/20/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Celebrity book clubs have released their picks for September 2021. (Yes, we know we're ... um ... a bit late...

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