Posted on 04/22/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Novelist Warren Adler, best known for The War of the Roses, has passed away at the age of ninety-one. Adler’s son...

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Posted on 04/16/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of science fiction and of potato chips both have reason to mourn today. Gene Wolfe, who wrote The Book of the New S...

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Posted on 04/05/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The literary world has lost a great innovator: Jonathan Baumbach died March 28 at age eighty-five, according to his son....

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Posted on 04/03/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Speaking of the Hugo Awards ... a previous winner has passed away. Locus reports that Vonda N. McIntyre, an author known...

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Posted on 03/20/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Rachel Ingalls found some fleeting recognition in the 1980s, when her novel Mrs. Caliban landed on a list of best...

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Posted on 03/18/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Several notable literary figures have recently passed away. Al Silverman, chief executive of the Book-of-the-Month Club...

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Posted on 03/04/2019 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Charles McCarry may not have had the name recognition of John le Carré, but the former’s spy novels were ap...

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Posted on 02/22/2019 at 04:11 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We close the workweek on a sad note: bestselling, prolific, and somewhat mysterious author W.E.B. Griffin has died at th...

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Posted on 02/18/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s no exaggeration to say that the late Betty Ballantine should be revered as a hero by bookworms. Ballanti...

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Posted on 02/15/2019 at 10:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We hate to be downers, but death is one of the few things in life that are certain. And there’s been quite a bit o...

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