Posted on 01/18/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those of you raised on the 1940s and 1950s versions of Nancy Drew and The Hardy Boys might have noticed that the cover f...

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Posted on 01/10/2019 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As reviewer Ruth Franklin points out, the remaking of Diary of a Young Girl into an illustrated novel doesn’t seem...

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Posted on 01/10/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Guardian has two articles on what we found regarding to authors in either their papers or others’. On the plus...

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Posted on 01/09/2019 at 12:21 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers who have cringed upon finding decidedly dated passages in classic novels have a new balm for the soul. In the Ne...

Posted on 01/04/2019 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

End your workweek with a smile — The Paris Review has rewritten several classic novels as if they were fortunes in...

Posted on 01/05/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last month was the fiftieth anniversary of author John Steinbeck’s death. To commemorate the event, BBC Radio 4...

Posted on 01/01/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those of you who stayed up too late last night — or who found themselves irritatingly alert in the early-morning h...

Posted on 12/31/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many of us plan to attend parties or pop open an adult beverage tonight. So in that spirit (ha!), we’re sharing st...

Posted on 12/31/2018 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Revisiting a childhood favorite with the wisdom of adulthood can often yield fresh insights, for better or worse. That&r...

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Posted on 12/20/2018 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One would be hard-pressed to find many people in the English-speaking world who didn’t at least have a passing fam...