Posted on 09/29/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

September 25 was a bittersweet day for science fiction author Namwali Serpell. She learned then that she’d won a prestigious...

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Posted on 09/08/2020 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Brontë Parsonage Museum launched a crowdfunding campaign in July in hopes of closing a forecasted year-end deficit of £100,000...

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Posted on 08/31/2020 at 09:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Facebook commenter asked on one of our posts how one could clear out their old books, with so many...

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Posted on 07/17/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Three nonprofits have banded together to offer new financial relief to struggling literary organizations hit by the coronavirus pandemic. The...

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Posted on 06/29/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Find yourself bored while sheltering in place? Or specifically miss volunteering due to in-person restrictions? The Boston Public Library might...

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Posted on 05/29/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Eager to start your day with positive news? Here you go! The Amazon Literary Partnership has awarded $1 million in...

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Posted on 05/21/2020 at 08:10 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Need a comfort read but struggling to focus your eyes on the page? We have great news: Celebrities are teaming...

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Posted on 05/11/2020 at 08:34 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Boy, we sure hope Andy Serkis has a solid supply of tea and honey nearby. The actor famous for playing...

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Posted on 05/04/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last Saturday was a key date in the Harry Potter series, but author J.K. Rowling didn’t feel comfortable celebrating it....

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Posted on 04/27/2020 at 01:03 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Maybe there was a reason Amazon didn’t seek public acknowledgment of its donation to a bookstore charity. A day after...

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