Posted on 09/19/2019 at 04:39 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A newly published book has the ultimate cliffhanger ending: its author passed away over a decade ago. Francoise Sagan, author...

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Posted on 09/16/2019 at 10:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bestselling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons has died. The Associated Press reports that Siddons died Wednesday at the age of...

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Posted on 09/10/2019 at 08:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day of The Testaments! We suspect you’re huddled in your favorite reading nook somewhere with your preordered copy,...

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Posted on 09/04/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Testaments hasn’t even been released yet, but it’s already headed to the small screen. TIME received the scoop from...

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Posted on 09/04/2019 at 09:05 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR has an exclusive recording of Margaret Atwood reading from The Testaments, her upcoming sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale. We’ll...

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Posted on 08/29/2019 at 10:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

All the Margaret Atwood-related talk nowadays seems to tie back to The Handmaid’s Tale, and for obvious reasons. Lost in...

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Posted on 08/28/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The trailer for Apple TV’s upcoming show about poet Emily Dickinson was released earlier this week. Called simply Dickinson, it...

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Posted on 08/26/2019 at 10:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How fitting that Mary Shelley, one of the most influential female authors in the English language, was born the same...

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Posted on 08/24/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This is your last weekend to watch Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin through PBS. (Unless, of course, you work...

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Posted on 08/23/2019 at 11:20 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can live in a famous author’s home, part II: The author of Bridget Jones’s Diary is renting out her...