Posted on 10/14/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1892, the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories was published. Arthur Conan Doyle had been releasing...

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Posted on 10/12/2021 at 03:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day almost sixty years ago, Sylvia Plath wrote her well-known poem “Daddy.” While it wasn’t published until after...

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Posted on 10/11/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Fall of the House of Usher” is coming to Netflix. The short story will serve as...

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Posted on 10/11/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Coverage of the new Grapes of Wrath edition — which replicates John Steinbeck’s manuscript exactly — brought new attention to...

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Posted on 10/08/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writers don’t always reveal crucial parts of their personalities in their fiction. But sometimes they do — and that’s true...

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Posted on 10/07/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Edgar Allan Poe died on this day in 1849, days after being found incoherent and semi-consciousness. Though his ending was...

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Posted on 10/07/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The original bridge featured in A.A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh books is going up for auction. The Poohsticks Bridge, as...

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Posted on 10/05/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Wish you could read The Grapes of Wrath exactly as John Steinbeck wrote it? You only have another day to...

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Posted on 09/30/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bethany C. Morrow's latest book takes place in 1863, but to her dismay, it didn’t feel all that distant as...

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Posted on 09/27/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If the published oeuvre of F. Scott Fitzgerald leaves you wanting more, we have some great news. The library at...

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