Posted on 12/13/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations are in order for a few authors today! Tommy Orange was announced as the Center for Fiction First Novel P...

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Tagged As: Awards

Posted on 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Canadian literary prize has dropped a big-name sponsor — make that a massive-name sponsor — after its nomi...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Awards

Posted on 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations (?) to James Frey, who has won this year’s bad sex in fiction award. Several scenes in his novel&n...

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Tagged As: Awards, The Guardian

Posted on 11/30/2018 at 10:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mark this down on your calendars: An awards list includes only male writers, and female writers probably feel just fine...

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Posted on 11/29/2018 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The running debate over how much weight to give an author’s life beyond his or her literary efforts has manifested...

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Tagged As: Awards, Mystery, Scandal

Posted on 11/26/2018 at 04:02 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

After winning the National Book Award for Fiction, The Friend is likely on a number of to-be-read or to-be-bought lists....

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Tagged As: Author interview, Awards, NPR

Posted on 11/19/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Junot Diaz will remain on the Pulitzer Prize board after a review of sexual-misconduct allegations against him fo...

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Posted on 11/15/2018 at 07:31 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The following works of art won at last night's National Book Awards ceremony:  The Friend, by Sigrid Nunez...

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Posted on 11/14/2018 at 05:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s no shame in watching TV, as a bookworm, when you’re watching the National Book Awards ceremony! Acto...

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Posted on 11/06/2018 at 05:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The tenth annual Goodreads Choice Awards have moved on to the semifinal round! Voting began today and runs through Sunda...

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Tagged As: Awards, Contests