Posted on 03/26/2020 at 07:29 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We know many of you are practicing social distancing, if not quarantining yourselves. It’s challenging, and our hearts go out...

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Posted on 03/22/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of March 22, 2020. Louis L’Amour (March 22, 1908): L’Amour,...

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Posted on 03/19/2020 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors don’t reserve all their creativity for their fiction — some goes to their four-legged friends, too. A Literary Hub...

Posted on 03/15/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of March 15, 2020. Alice Hoffman (March 16, 1952): Hoffman...

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Posted on 03/13/2020 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Need an icebreaker for a party this weekend? Mental Floss has just what you need: an explanation for why hardcover...

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Posted on 03/12/2020 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another cause for mirth: the faux feud between a Colorado county’s library system and its parks department. The Jefferson County...

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Posted on 03/12/2020 at 08:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We could all use some light news right now, so courtesy of a Sri Lankan author, here it is. Sybil...

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Posted on 03/08/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many Americans have some sort of fifty-state challenge that interests them, whether it’s simply visiting them or participating in some...

Posted on 03/08/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of March 8, 2020. Douglas Adams (March 11, 1952): Adams...

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Posted on 03/02/2020 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The latest installation of our (pretend) series on expensive literary residences: Dashiell Hammett’s apartment. You can currently rent the 250-square-foot...

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