Posted on November 25, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tomorrow marks the centenary of Charles M. Schulz's birth, and NPR's Fresh Air is ready to help you commemorate the...

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Posted on November 24, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Thanksgiving is a day for expressing gratitude and sharing with others. So in that spirit, we're highlighting two different best-of-2022...

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Posted on November 21, 2022 at 12:14 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The late author Joan Didion's estate has been auctioned off, and we'll share some highlights from the sale — but...

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Posted on November 16, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The National Book Awards will be handed out tonight (7 p.m. Central, available online if you'd like to stream them!)....

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Tagged As: Awards, Libraries, Nonfiction, NPR

Posted on November 15, 2022 at 10:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR promised it, and here it is: an interview with former First Lady (and current author) Michelle Obama. The Light...

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Posted on November 14, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Former First Lady Michelle Obama's second book comes out tomorrow. The Light We Carry discusses the tough times in her...

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Tagged As: Audiobook, Excerpt, Memoir, NPR

Posted on November 11, 2022 at 1:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is the centenary of author Kurt Vonnegut's birth. So, unsurprisingly, the literary world is reflecting on his literary contributions...

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Posted on November 3, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Listening to Blair Braverman will likely make you grateful for the creature comforts you enjoy pretty much constantly. She was...

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Posted on October 31, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Halloween! If you're ready to celebrate the literary way, you've come to the right place. NPR revived its interviews...

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Posted on October 30, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A book's dedication went viral recently, and NPR has the scoop behind it. Colonizing Animals by Jonathan Saha begins with...

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Tagged As: Just for fun, Nonfiction, NPR