Posted on 09/30/2022 at 09:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga has been given a suspended prison sentence and fined after being found guilty of inciting violence....

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Politico reported yesterday that there are federal efforts to stem the tide of book restrictions and bans. Democrats have prepared...

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Posted on 09/15/2022 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Uyghur novel has been translated into English for the first time. Readers in the US and UK can now...

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Posted on 09/09/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's been a week full of big news developments in England, with the formal ascension of Liz Truss to prime...

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Posted on 09/08/2022 at 01:31 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Neither conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza nor his publisher would specify what errors led to D'Souza's book being recalled from publication....

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Posted on 09/08/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you're in too good of a mood right now, we have a fix for that. The New York Times...

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Posted on 09/08/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Hong Kong trial over supposedly seditious children's books has concluded in a verdict. Unfortunately, it's not a good one,...

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes the slow pace of traditional publishing pays off for a writer. Author A.M. Homes's latest novel, The Unfolding, was...

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Posted on 09/02/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A controversial book that was due out last month now won't hit stands until October. Newsweek reports that the book...

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Posted on 09/02/2022 at 07:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There isn't a lot of good news in the world of public and school libraries nowadays. And we're not exactly...

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