Posted on 07/31/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A friend recently introduced us to the phrase “Sunday scaries.” We apologize to those of you who, like her, suffer...

Posted on 07/31/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 07/26/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you had to guess which global city’s residents were the most bookish, which would you choose? According to the...

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Posted on 07/25/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of July 25, 2021. George Bernard Shaw (July 26, 1856):...

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Posted on 07/24/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 07/18/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of July 18, 2021. William Makepeace Thackeray (July 18, 1811):...

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Posted on 07/17/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 07/16/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At some point, all of us have reflected on the content of a nursery rhyme and noted how odd it...

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Posted on 07/12/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to Zaila Avant-garde, our 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion! The fourteen-year-old from Louisiana won with the word “Murraya,”...

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Posted on 07/11/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary Hub has a gift to all bookworms and word nerds who aren’t sure what to discuss at the parties...