Posted on February 3, 2023 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Actress Gillian Anderson stars as a sex therapist in the TV show Sex Education. And so her next creative project...

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Posted on February 3, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The contenders for the new incarnation of the Rathbones Folio Prize have been announced. For 2023, the prize has expanded...

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Posted on January 31, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is writer Norman Mailer's birthday, making the release of an excerpt from a book — as well as the...

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Posted on January 30, 2023 at 9:59 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Everyone is entitled to change their opinion, of course — even authors of self-help books. So we're not here to...

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Posted on January 23, 2023 at 12:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When we saw author Marion Meade's obituary, we recognized the name immediately from her biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine and...

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Posted on January 19, 2023 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jonathan Raban has passed away at age eighty. You might know him from his writings about travel, yet, as...

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Posted on January 18, 2023 at 2:02 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Publishers had their plans in place, months in advance — they wanted to be ready to release the January 6...

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Posted on January 10, 2023 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The following three writers have died in the past month, and while they might not be household names to all...

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Posted on January 10, 2023 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As NPR's Juana Summers notes, this is one of the times of the year when many of us think more...

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Posted on January 3, 2023 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI died, many people probably — logically — expected the announcement of books about him. What...

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