Posted on 12/15/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A novel shortlisted for the 2021 Booker Prize is now available in the United States. Nadifa Mohamed's The Fortune Men...

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

There’s been much focus on the diaries part of Patricia Highsmith: Her Diaries and Notebooks: 1941-1995 (and understandably so, as...

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Posted on 11/13/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Comparisons to the fall of Rome and the Dark Ages are perhaps not welcome to everyone right now. But then...

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Posted on 11/12/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Great news for those of you who loved Susan Orlean’s The Library Book. There’s another history of libraries, but this...

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Posted on 11/10/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It seems like we were just sharing excerpts of Louise Erdrich novels on our blog. But inspiration clearly struck, and...

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Posted on 11/09/2021 at 12:03 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Novelist Elif Shafak popped onto more readers’ radar a few years ago when her book 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in...

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Posted on 10/27/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Usually with a book excerpt, we put the title of the work in the headline of the post, figuring that’s...

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Posted on 10/26/2021 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to Bruce Springsteen and Barack Obama! The pair took their podcast, Renegades, and expanded the conversations in...

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Posted on 10/20/2021 at 04:19 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Lucy Barton is back. Elizabeth Strout’s latest novel, Oh William!, features the heroine of two previous novels once again. This...

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Posted on 10/14/2021 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary Hub has a free sample of a Pulitzer Prize finalist’s latest effort for your reading pleasure. The title of...

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