Posted on 06/14/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to author Lisa Taddeo! Her new nine-story collection, Ghost Lover, contains two Pushcart Prize winners and a...

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Posted on 06/09/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The summer issue of The Strand Magazine is out, meaning you can read two previously unpublished stories by Shirley Jackson....

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Posted on 06/07/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now might not be the time that you'd expect to hear someone declare a Russian playwright to be the stage...

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Posted on 05/19/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Netflix is making a movie based off a George Saunders short story, and the trailer is out. Spiderhead is sourced...

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Posted on 04/19/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Belated congratulations are in order for author Brandon Taylor, who won the Story Prize last week. Judges praised the precision,"...

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Posted on 04/06/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to author Rabih Alameddine, whose novel The Wrong End of the Telescope has won the 2022 PEN/Faulkner Award for...

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Posted on 04/04/2022 at 07:29 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to this year’s winners of the O. Henry Prizes! As you might guess from the name, the awards honor...

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Posted on 03/21/2022 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ladee Hubbard's last short-story collection won both the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award...

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Posted on 03/15/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Little did the authors of two March releases know how timely their books would feel. Marie Yovanovitch, a former US...

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Posted on 03/14/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here's one more book release to look forward to in the fall: a story collection from George Saunders. The Lincoln...

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