Posted on 12/06/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An Italian author has expanded his theory that Albert Camus was assassinated into a full-length book. Giovanni Catelli explains in...

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Posted on 12/05/2019 at 07:47 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most creatives have their critics, but those of French playwright Molière are especially harsh, arguing that he wasn’t educated enough...

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Posted on 12/04/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Excited about Barbara Taylor Bradford’s upcoming prequel to A Woman of Substance, her 1979 blockbuster hit? Then you’ll be glad...

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Posted on 12/03/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Literary Review, in a nod to other more prestigious prizes that were shared among multiple winners, has given its...

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Posted on 12/02/2019 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NOTE: Updated December 6 with comments from Gun-Britt Sundström. Two members of the Nobel Prize in Literature oversight committee have...

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Posted on 12/02/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Who better to choose the year’s outstanding books than authors who were shortlisted for — or won — literary prizes?...

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Posted on 11/27/2019 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One more awards post for today: the shortlist for the Literary Review’s Bad Sex in Fiction (dis)honor came out today....

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Posted on 11/27/2019 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re nearly a year away from the next Nobel Prize for Literature, but there may already be a front-runner for...

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Posted on 11/26/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday? If you’re listening to an audiobook, be sure to give thanks to the hardworking narrators...

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Posted on 11/26/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Elizabeth Strout has explained previously that she hadn’t intended to return to Olive Kitteridge, the prickly heroine of her 2008...

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