Posted on 08/30/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s a certain stereotype about what books are sold or read during the summer. A new survey, though, tosses those...

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Posted on 08/19/2021 at 08:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you feel like literature has become bleaker, you’re not wrong. That’s the conclusion of a study from Indiana University...

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Posted on 08/18/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s not the long-term hosting gig he sought, but LeVar Burton will be leading a show this fall. The Library...

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Tagged As: Pop culture, Reading

Posted on 08/12/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A study done in late 2019 — but posted right as COVID-19 slammed much of the world — had some...

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Posted on 08/06/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Audio Publishers Association released an extensive look at readers’ audiobook habits — and beyond — last month. The Immersive...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 11:44 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you found yourself reading more last year, you’re not alone. The US Department of Labor’s American Time Use survey,...

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Posted on 05/13/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

With about 90 million users worldwide, Goodreads has clearly found and fulfilled a need among many readers. Kat Smith writes,...

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Posted on 05/12/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A no-brainer has finally become reality: LeVar Burton has launched a book club. The Reading Rainbow host (and Star Trek...

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Posted on 05/10/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One of the cliches about love and romance is that opposites attract. But when the contrasting characteristic is their literary...

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Posted on 04/22/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Since longtime Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek passed away in November, the show has turned to celebrity guests to keep the...

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