Posted on 04/07/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Former NFL player Colin Kaepernick's first children's book came out earlier this week. In the leadup to I Color Myself...

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Posted on 04/05/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The wave of book bans and challenges shows no signs of stopping, unfortunately. So we'll continue to highlight those speaking...

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Posted on 04/04/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The American Library Association shared its list of 2021’s most frequently challenged books this morning. The group recorded 729 challenges...

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Posted on 03/30/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes, a book's author is separate from the story — and other times, the author is the story. That's the...

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Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 03/26/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The confirmation hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson have had a decidedly literary bent. New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, speaking...

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Tagged As: NPR, Poetry, Politics

Posted on 03/25/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Madeleine Albright, who died Wednesday at age eighty-four, is widely remembered as the US's first female secretary of state. But...

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Posted on 03/16/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Which YA author has won the most awards in American literary history? If you struggled to come up (or never...

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Posted on 03/15/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Little did the authors of two March releases know how timely their books would feel. Marie Yovanovitch, a former US...

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Posted on 03/07/2022 at 09:58 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Reading Rainbow reboot just launched over the weekend, but there are a few key differences between it and the...

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Posted on 03/02/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You might not think you've heard of poet Warsan Shire. But if you've listened to pop radio since 2016, you...

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