Posted on 01/15/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The oldest bookseller in Germany has died, but her longevity isn’t even the most interesting part of Helga Weyhe’s story....

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Posted on 01/06/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bestselling and beloved author Eric Jerome Dickey has passed away. His publicist confirmed that Dickey died of cancer last Sunday,...

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Posted on 12/28/2020 at 07:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Barry Lopez, who recently won the Writer in the World Prize and received National Book Award love in the past,...

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Posted on 12/18/2020 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve been sharing Literary Hub’s biggest book events/stories from 2020 with the promise that not all of them are depressing....

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Posted on 12/15/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now that the media has had more than a full day to process the death of novelist John le Carré,...

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Posted on 12/14/2020 at 07:54 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Spy novelist John le Carré passed away Saturday at the age of eighty-nine. Works such as The Spy Who Came...

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Posted on 11/20/2020 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jan Morris, who broke both huge news stories and silence about being transgendered in her writing, has died. She died...

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Posted on 11/19/2020 at 11:29 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The literary world has recorded two new deaths. George Cockcroft, who wrote the cult classic The Dice Man under the...

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Posted on 11/10/2020 at 09:54 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The real-life Holly Golightly has died. The New York Times learned recently that Marguerite Littman died at age ninety on...

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Posted on 11/02/2020 at 10:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Roxanne Conrad, who wrote as Rachel Caine, Roxanne Longstreet, and Julie Fortune, has died. Tor reports that Conrad’s family...

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