Posted on September 15, 2022 at 1:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Uyghur novel has been translated into English for the first time. Readers in the US and UK can now...

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Posted on April 6, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday marked the anniversary of the day that Charles Darwin sent in the first three chapters of On the Origin...

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Posted on November 7, 2021 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s a new English translation of a Russian novel that some have connected to George Orwell’s 1984. Yevgeny Zamyatin’s We,...

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Posted on August 16, 2021 at 9:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

With yesterday being the anniversary of the real-life Macbeth’s death, the literary blogs we follow were in a Shakespearean state...

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Posted on April 11, 2021 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Passive Voice blog shared an article from a Canadian website that we suspect is sure to stir up strong...

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Posted on March 24, 2021 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Move over, Delia Owens — there’s a new later-to-publishing author whose debut novel is building serious momentum. (Again, we kid;...

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Posted on July 1, 2020 at 9:17 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The reopening of libraries — or the lack thereof — is a highly contentious topic right now. We’re not here...

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Posted on August 26, 2019 at 4:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The relationship between books and Hollywood is starting to become a little bit more reciprocal. Variety noted recently that Audible...

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Posted on August 23, 2019 at 4:11 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Big publishers weren’t happy when Audible revealed its planned Audible Captions feature last month. Today, they acted on that displeasure:...

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Posted on November 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One hundred years ago today, the World War I armistice was signed; one hundred years ago last Sunday, one of...