Posted on 06/05/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 5, 2022. Federico García Lorca (June 5, 1898):...

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Posted on 05/29/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 29, 2022. G. K. Chesterton (May 29, 1874)....

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Posted on 05/26/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A pandemic-lockdown project has debuted at number two on the New York Times's paperback nonfiction bestseller list. The title character...

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Posted on 05/25/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The truth has long been believed to be out there, apparently. A 1698 book predicting that life existed on other...

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Posted on 05/22/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 22, 2022. Arthur Conan Doyle (May 22, 1859):...

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Posted on 05/15/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 15, 2022. L. Frank Baum (May 15, 1856):...

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Posted on 05/12/2022 at 10:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We're betraying our age here ... but a recent New York Times story has us thinking of Weird Al's "Amish...

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Posted on 05/09/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Why is a book website sharing a petition to create a federal holiday in honor of Harriet Tubman? Because the...

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Posted on 05/07/2022 at 06:46 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 8, 2022. Thomas Pynchon (May 8, 1937): Pynchon...

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Posted on 05/01/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 1, 2022. Joseph Heller (May 1, 1923). Heller’s...

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