Posted on 10/26/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This has not been the Hay Literature Festival’s best month. First came the sexual assault allegations related to its sister...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 10/06/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Nobel Prize for Literature will be announced Thursday, and while no contenders are ever made public, there’s plenty of...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 10/02/2020 at 12:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The book sure hasn’t closed on open letters. Over the weekend, a group of authors including Ian McEwan and Lionel...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/29/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The American Library Association kicked off Banned Books Week by sharing the decade’s most frequently challenged books. The full list,...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/25/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you had strong feelings — positive or negative — about Netflix’s adaptation of The Three-Body Problem, it might be...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/23/2020 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The uproar over J.K. Rowling’s latest villain likely hasn’t hurt her book sales. The Guardian reports that Troubled Blood has...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 09/23/2020 at 10:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The author of a much-buzzed-about tell-all book is agreeing to forfeit some of his book proceeds. CNN, citing court records,...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Lawsuit, Memoir, Politics, Scandal

Posted on 09/20/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Children’s literature made the headlines in a few interesting ways over the past week. First came news that musician Lil...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/19/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The publisher of a woman who recently admitted she pretended to be Black will donate proceeds from her latest book....

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 09/18/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Macmillan CEO John Sargent is leaving his job in January. The New York Times reported yesterday that the move, though...

Categories: Today in Books