Posted on 12/10/2019 at 12:52 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Protests and boycotts piled up Tuesday as author Peter Handke officially accepted his Nobel Prize in literature, reports the Guardian....

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 12/08/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 8, 2019. John Milton (December 9, 1608): Milton,...

Posted on 11/24/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of November 24, 2019. William F. Buckley Jr. (November 24,...

Posted on 11/11/2019 at 11:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Harriet Tubman has rightfully earned fame for helping slaves escape to freedom. A novel published earlier this year, however, calls...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 10/29/2019 at 04:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Sheila O'Connor never met her maternal grandmother. Nor did O’Connor’s mother know her own biological mother. All they had...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 10/17/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Ken Follett will release a prequel to his novel The Pillars of the Earth next fall. He made this...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 10/04/2019 at 09:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The sequel to The Tattooist of Auschwitz, itself at the center of some controversy, has stirred up plenty of outrage...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/26/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s a more productive way to wonder what if than when reflecting on your past: in literature, of course! For...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/05/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The UK cover of Hilary Mantel’s The Mirror & The Light has been released, but the American version is still...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Historical fiction

Posted on 08/28/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There are handful of obvious choices for bookworms wanting to tie their long-weekend reading in with the holiday it celebrates....

Categories: Today in Books