Posted on 08/19/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Gizmodo unveiled, this morning, the cover for and an excerpt of Star Child: A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler....

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Posted on 08/10/2021 at 09:06 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Leila Slimani's new novel, In the Country of Others, hit shelves today. The story of Mathilde, who falls in love...

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Posted on 07/15/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s probably not surprising that author Nathaniel Hawthorne knew Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau and was friends with...

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Posted on 06/22/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to Brandon Taylor, whose short-story collection, Filthy Animals, hits shelves today. Taylor’s debut novel, Real Life, was...

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Posted on 06/16/2021 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Excited about the Dave Eggers book coming out this fall? Here’s something to tide you over: an excerpt from his...

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Posted on 06/14/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kristen Arnett’s With Teeth and Lisa Taddeo’s Animal are both included on a number of must-read lists for summer 2021,...

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Posted on 06/09/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Akwaeke Emezi, whose sophomore novel was a bestseller and nominee for multiple awards, has released a memoir. Dear Senthuran: A...

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Posted on 05/10/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The pandemic may be nearing its end, but we’re only just beginning the associated book rush. Bestselling author Jodi Picoult...

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Posted on 05/04/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joan Silber’s novel Secrets of Happiness came out today, as did two free excerpts for curious readers to check out....

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Posted on 04/18/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

William Shakespeare receives a lot of credit for his contributions not just to English literature, but to the language itself....

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