Posted on November 29, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary journalists must've been giving thanks for Octavia E. Butler this year, because we returned from our holiday break to...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, Science fiction

Posted on November 28, 2022 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's time to catch up on Joanna Penn's expert interviews, now that the holiday week is over. First came Dorie...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on November 28, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is, of course, far from the first author to contribute to the BBC's Reith Lecture series. The...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on November 28, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Merriam-Webster has released its word for the year: "gaslighting." Unlike in previous years (cough 2020 cough), there wasn't a particular...

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Tagged As: Language

Posted on November 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's the lawsuit that never ends. A class-action suit accusing Amazon and the Big Five publishers of price-fixing, which was...

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Posted on November 28, 2022 at 9:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A well-developed character will linger with your readers long after they close the book. It's an accomplishment that takes no...

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Posted on November 28, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the bestselling indie novels as of November 25, 2022, as compiled by IndieReader. 1. A Light in the...

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Tagged As: Bestsellers, Book lists

Posted on November 27, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of November 27, 2022. John Bunyan (November 28, 1628): Bunyan’s...

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Posted on November 26, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you have use-it-or-lose-it PTO burning a hole in your pocket, look no further. Electric Literature has rounded up some...

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Tagged As: Bookstore, Just for fun

Posted on November 25, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tomorrow marks the centenary of Charles M. Schulz's birth, and NPR's Fresh Air is ready to help you commemorate the...

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