Posted on 11/09/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Israel’s book world is pushing back at author Sally Rooney. Last month, Rooney said she had turned down an Israeli-based...

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Posted on 10/28/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Prestigious literary awards bore you? You might prefer a more popular list instead, then. The UK bookstore chain Waterstones, like...

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Posted on 09/28/2021 at 11:16 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The man made famous in the international bestseller The Bookseller of Kabul has no plans to close his doors. Shah...

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Tagged As: Bookstore, Politics

Posted on 08/31/2021 at 01:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s no shortage of heartbreaking stories coming out of the Gulf Coast, which has been slammed by Hurricane Ida. Shelf...

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Posted on 08/17/2021 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A picture book about a child with same-sex parents is continuing its tour across eastern Europe. The sale of Mothers,...

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Posted on 07/15/2021 at 03:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Events around the world are returning in slightly — or significantly — different formats. One of them, though, can cite...

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Posted on 06/21/2021 at 11:16 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Israeli airstrikes destroyed the Samir Mansour bookshop in Gaza last month. But since then, over $200,000 has been raised to...

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Posted on 06/10/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Dave Eggers has special plans for his next novel, The Every. The book, a follow-up to the 2013 hit...

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Posted on 05/26/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday marked a year since George Floyd — a Black man — was murdered by a white police officer. His...

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Tagged As: Bookstore, NPR, Politics

Posted on 05/19/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The bookstore that Lin-Manuel Miranda (of Hamilton fame) helped purchase will finally reopen. Manhattan's Drama Book Shop was in need...

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