Posted on 01/23/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Remember those postcard chains back in elementary school? Where you were supposed to get a certain number of postcards from...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/23/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of January 23, 2022: Edith Wharton (January 24, 1862): Wharton...

Tagged As: History, Just for fun

Posted on 01/22/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Used books are a delight to most bookworms — and imagine owning one that came from an iconic figure. Like,...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/22/2022 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...

Categories: Favorites

Posted on 01/21/2022 at 02:09 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A recent update about embattled Ugandan novelist Kakwenza Rukirabashaija is, unfortunately, not encouraging. The 2021 International Writer of Courage winner,...

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Tagged As: Politics

Posted on 01/21/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The National Book Critics Circle has announced the finalists for its 2021 awards. The winner of each of the six...

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Tagged As: Awards, Book lists

Posted on 01/21/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times’s bestseller list for combined print and ebook fiction is out for the week ending January 15,...

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Posted on 01/21/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In February 1922, James Joyce's novel Ulysses was published in full for the first time. The novel's centenary may or...

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Posted on 01/20/2022 at 01:40 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another popular author has announced a fall 2022 release. Celeste Ng, of Everything I Never Told You and Little Fires...

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Posted on 01/20/2022 at 11:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Since 1947, when Anne Frank's diary was first published, readers and history buffs have wondered how the Nazis ultimately found...

Categories: Author Interview