Posted on 03/04/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is author Barbara Newhall Follett’s birthday, but it isn’t the most significant day in her life — or most...

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Posted on 03/02/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It isn’t just actors and musicians who stretch out of the creative outlet that first made them famous — writers...

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Posted on 03/01/2021 at 03:07 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

International Booker Prize winner Marieke Lucas Rijneveld won’t add translator to their resume (yet) after all. Rijneveld announced in a...

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Posted on 02/28/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tired of the endless screen adaptations of literature? Here’s a new twist on it that seems safer for readers who...

Posted on 02/26/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There is finally a premiere date for the limited-series adaptation of Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad. Literary Hub reports that...

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Posted on 02/25/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1983, acclaimed playwright Tennessee Williams passed away. In honor of the event, Literary Hub took a...

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Posted on 02/25/2021 at 08:17 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last night, during a virtual author event, we heard a writer praise the work filmmakers had done to adapt his...

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Posted on 02/24/2021 at 03:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Books (accurately) receives credit for popularizing the idea of the paperback book. But it certainly wasn’t the first publisher...

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Posted on 02/19/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s a table-turning story of library books being destroyed: this time, it was a staffer, not a patron, who did...

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Posted on 02/19/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors are just like us — fascinated by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and all the characters, minor and major,...

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