Posted on 09/22/2022 at 09:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Baillie Gifford Prize longlist is out, after a bit of a delay. Nominees for the £50,000 (about $56,000) nonfiction...

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Posted on 09/16/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to H.A. Rey, born on this day in 1898! Most of us know him best as the co-author...

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Posted on 09/15/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The longlist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction came out today. Out of over six hundred submissions, these ten...

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Posted on 09/14/2022 at 09:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The passing of Queen Elizabeth II has meant a great deal of ritual behavior — and also a great deal...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 09/09/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's been a week full of big news developments in England, with the formal ascension of Liz Truss to prime...

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Posted on 09/06/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Barbara Ehrenreich, best known for her experiment on living on minimum wage, died Thursday at the age of eighty-one....

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Posted on 08/30/2022 at 12:21 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The table of contents isn't exactly what most people expect to be an exciting preview of a book. But it...

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Tagged As: Nonfiction, Pop culture

Posted on 08/09/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Divider: Trump in the White House is a collaboration between a New York Times reporter and writer for The...

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Posted on 08/08/2022 at 12:17 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bookworms who love history are mourning today, as news broke of David McCullough's passing. His daughter confirmed to the media...

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Posted on 08/05/2022 at 01:01 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Keanu Reeves will for sure star in the Hulu adaptation of Erik Larson's The Devil in the White City. The...

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