Posted on 03/03/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mystery fans are mourning the loss of popular and prize-winning author Margaret Maron. The prolific Maron, who wrote ten Sigrid...

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Posted on 02/23/2021 at 02:15 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti died Monday, just a month shy of his 102nd birthday. His son Lorenzo Ferlinghetti confirmed his...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 02/01/2021 at 09:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Historical fiction lovers received incredibly sad news on Friday night: that Sharon Kay Penman had died. The bestselling author of...

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Posted on 01/29/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One of YA literature’s most important people — and someone you’ve likely never heard of — has died. Literary agent...

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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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