Posted on 01/17/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

With a movie about her receiving award nominations and buzz, the Guardian asks whether we should indeed forgive literary...

Posted on 01/15/2019 at 08:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sad news to start the morning: Writer Francine du Plessix Gray died Sunday at the age of eighty-eight. Gray gained fame...

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Posted on 01/12/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Almost no part of journalist Hillary Frank’s childbirth and recovery experience went according to plan. There was...

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Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 01/10/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sen. Kamala Harris hasn’t decided whether she’ll run for president in 2020, but in the event that she does,...

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Posted on 01/03/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Your lunchtime read today comes from NPR, which interviewed chef and memoirist Eddie Hernandez over the weekend. Hernand...

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Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 12/28/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tillie Walden didn’t specifically set out to write the book she wished she could have read, but that’s exact...

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Tagged As: Graphic novel, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 12/19/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What do you do to pass the time after retiring from twenty-four years in national politics? Write a memoir, naturally. &...

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Tagged As: Memoir, Politics

Posted on 12/21/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joshua Harris was a bestselling author at age twenty-one. Today, though, he’s somewhat regretful rather than proud...

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Posted on 12/12/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A publisher has picked up a memoir from a survivor of the Manchester, England, bombing. Freya Lewis was just a few...

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Tagged As: Memoir, The Bookseller

Posted on 12/03/2018 at 11:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Calling an obituary a motivational story may seem odd on the surface, but you can’t help straightening your back a...

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