Posted on 09/24/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of the commonly read The Great Gatsby and the perhaps less frequently read...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Ernest Hemingway died, his widow went to Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Florida, and retrieved some of the...

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Posted on 09/18/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times has released its Great Adaptations quiz for September. The monthly challenge tests your knowledge of classic...

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Posted on 09/16/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to H.A. Rey, born on this day in 1898! Most of us know him best as the co-author...

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Posted on 09/13/2022 at 07:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A signed first-edition copy of The Catcher in the Rye is going on sale this week. NPR reports that while...

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy belated seventy-fifth birthday to the classic storybook Goodnight Moon! The collaboration between writer Margaret Wise Brown and illustrator Clement...

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Posted on 09/04/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last month, Literary Hub became aware that the manor in a Pride and Prejudice movie had hit the market. Luckington...

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Posted on 08/30/2022 at 07:47 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Eleven unpublished letters from Charles Dickens are going on display for the first time tomorrow. The Guardian reports that the...

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Posted on 08/25/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When you think of ghost stories, you probably don't think of Virginia Woolf. That is, unless you've read the collection...

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Posted on 08/23/2022 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We'll have a new book from Jack Kerouac later this year. Desolation Peak, a collection of the author's writings from...

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