Posted on 07/08/2020 at 03:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ready for that midafternoon pick-me-up? Gary Larson’s new material is live! The Far Side cartoonist ended his fifteen-year hiatus yesterday...

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Posted on 07/06/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online — especially if you traveled over the holiday — so...

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Posted on 07/05/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of July 5, 2020. Hilary Mantel (July 6, 1952): Mantel...

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Posted on 07/04/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Fourth of July, no matter how you’re spending it! (We definitely hope it involves a book, however.) Instead of...

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Posted on 06/28/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdowns have brought out the best in many people, including a furloughed advertising employee in...

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Posted on 06/28/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 28, 2020. Jean-Jacques Rousseau (June 28, 1712): Rousseau’s...

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Posted on 06/27/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 06/21/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 21, 2020. Jean-Paul Sartre (June 21, 1905): Sartre,...

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Posted on 06/20/2020 at 07:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

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Posted on 06/14/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 14, 2020. Harriet Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811):...