Posted on 12/17/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Roald Dahl has finally been issued medals for his World War II service. Dahl’s grandson and widow jointly applied...

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Posted on 12/16/2018 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The website Blinkist promises to provide its users with “the key takeaways” of more than 2,500 nonfiction bo...

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Posted on 12/12/2018 at 08:34 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The TV adaptation of Elena Ferrante’s My Brilliant Friend has finally made a physical mark on the Naples neighborh...

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Posted on 12/11/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Russian writer Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was born one hundred years ago today. Solzhenitsyn is remembered for a number of a...

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Posted on 12/10/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A dystopian novel that’s been out of print for almost a century has found new life. Rose Macaulay’s What Not...

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Posted on 12/06/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A poet’s debut collection won’t be released after several colleagues accused her of stealing from others&rsq...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 12/06/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Margaret Atwood and André Aciman have both announced sequels to their well-loved books this month. Many fans &mda...

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Posted on 12/05/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poetry aficionados and/or those frequently called upon to reject admirers gently will want to take note of an upcoming a...

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Posted on 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations (?) to James Frey, who has won this year’s bad sex in fiction award. Several scenes in his novel&n...

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Posted on 12/03/2018 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Have you heard about the time that a rapper and computer programmer had lunch with the parent of a preschooler? They wat...

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