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

Among the many events canceled last year because of COVID-19 was the weeklong festival celebrating author Ernest Hemingway. This year,...

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Posted on 07/13/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The last house that author Mark Twain lived in is on the market. Stormfield Mansion, which Twain had constructed and...

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Posted on 07/12/2021 at 01:46 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We are thoroughly celebrating today’s literary birthday figure. See what we did there? Thorough … like Henry David Thoreau. If...

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

If you don’t find book awards all that interesting, we have another option for you to try: library awards. The...

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Posted on 07/05/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mounting tensions between democracy supporters in Hong Kong and its opponents in China have had some of the repercussions you...

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Posted on 07/02/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s (re)opening day for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum! A major renovation — the first in nearly...

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Posted on 06/30/2021 at 12:46 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Harry Potter is returning to the stage, but depending on where you see him, you’ll see less of him. The...

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Posted on 06/29/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of classic British literature have two new tourism options when they’re next in London. The Charles Dickens Museum is...

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Posted on 06/18/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another entry on your post-COVID travel bucket list: either location of the Lamp Light Books Hotel in Japan. TimeOut Tokyo...

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Posted on 06/17/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Anyone who’s been to London has likely spotted blue plaques honoring famous Brits, including various authors. The Guardian reports that...

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