Posted on 10/14/2021 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary Hub has a free sample of a Pulitzer Prize finalist’s latest effort for your reading pleasure. The title of...

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Posted on 10/13/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The creative force behind two upcoming Don DeLillo adaptations has bought rights to another one of the author’s novels. Uri...

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Posted on 10/13/2021 at 08:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Book of Magic, which concludes Alice Hoffman’s Practical Magic series, came out yesterday. It follows three generations of Owens...

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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 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

October is National Cookbook Month, and in honor of the occasion, we’re sharing two articles that caught our fancy. One,...

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Posted on 10/10/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The play Cyrano de Bergerac is coming to the screen … again. The Joe Wright-directed adaptation is a musical version...

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Posted on 10/09/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Léopold Sédar Senghor, the first man elected as president of Senegal after its independence, was born on this day in...

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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 10/04/2021 at 01:55 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This installment of the books coming to the screen features three very disparate source materials. On the lightest side is...

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