Posted on 10/05/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to author Saba Sams, who has won the 2022 BBC National Short Story Award! Sams wrote "Blue 4eva," which...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 10/02/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We're less than a fortnight away from the release of Leonard Cohen's unpublished novel and short stories. But thanks to...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/30/2022 at 09:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga has been given a suspended prison sentence and fined after being found guilty of inciting violence....

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Politics, The Guardian

Posted on 09/29/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Bill Bryson says he loves retirement. But ... he's releasing another book late this year. The Guardian reports that...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Audiobook, The Guardian

Posted on 09/28/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An International Booker-shortlisted author is the next to join the Future Library project. The Guardian reports that German writer Judith...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Libraries, The Guardian

Posted on 09/27/2022 at 10:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tom Hanks is ready to try his hand at yet another art form: the novel. The Guardian reports that the...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/23/2022 at 07:01 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s a rough morning for historical-fiction fans. Hilary Mantel, the award-winning author of the Wolf Hall trilogy, died yesterday at...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/22/2022 at 09:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Baillie Gifford Prize longlist is out, after a bit of a delay. Nominees for the £50,000 (about $56,000) nonfiction...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/20/2022 at 10:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new item claims to be the longest book in existence. But … it’s also unreadable. The Guardian explains that...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/15/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just in time for Agatha Christie's birthday, an authorized collection of a dozen new stories about Miss Marple has been...

Categories: Today in Books