Posted on 12/03/2018 at 11:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Calling an obituary a motivational story may seem odd on the surface, but you can’t help straightening your back a...

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Posted on 11/26/2018 at 02:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The author of two critically acclaimed tie-ins to Gone With the Wind has died. Donald McCaig passed away on November 11...

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Posted on 11/16/2018 at 10:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Screenwriter William Goldman, who also adapted some of his novels into movies, has died at the age of eighty-seven. Gold...

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Posted on 11/12/2018 at 01:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Stan Lee, the beloved writer, editor, and publisher of Marvel Comics, passed away this morning, according to the Hollywo...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Pop culture

Posted on 11/01/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s time for one more obituary of a hugely influential writer that many of us may not be familiar with. Chinese a...

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Tagged As: NPR, Obituary

Posted on 11/01/2018 at 11:10 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now here’s an eye-grabbing headline: “Victor Marchetti, 88, Dies; Book Was First to Be Censored by CIA.&rdqu...

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Posted on 10/19/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The founder of the Little Free Library movement passed away yesterday morning, just weeks after his pancreatic cancer di...

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Tagged As: Libraries, Obituary

Posted on 10/18/2018 at 11:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Prolific translator Anthea Bell, whose work covered multiple languages and age ranges, has passed away at the age of 82,...

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Tagged As: Obituary, The Guardian

Posted on 09/10/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bestselling crime author Amanda Kyle Williams has died. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that Williams passed a...

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Posted on 08/13/2018 at 09:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author V.S. Naipaul died this past weekend at age 85, leaving behind a complex legacy: literary prizes and troubling per...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Scandal