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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Tagged As: Obituary, Thriller

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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Posted on 10/23/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We regret the delay in sharing the death of Tom Maschler, a key figure in publishing and literature. Maschler was...

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Posted on 10/08/2020 at 10:29 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ruth Klüger, acclaimed German literary academic and author of a bestselling Holocaust memoir, has died. She passed away Wednesday at...

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Tagged As: Memoir, Obituary

Posted on 09/23/2020 at 08:39 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’ve ever uttered the line "I love you right up to the moon — and back,” then we have...

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Posted on 09/21/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The literary world lost two members last week. The death of Winston Groom, who wrote the novel Forrest Gump, was...

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