Posted on 10/04/2022 at 03:15 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Cormac McCarthy has made somewhat of a second career out of being interview-averse. But from 1968-1980, he was a...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Ernest Hemingway died, his widow went to Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Florida, and retrieved some of the...

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Posted on 09/14/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What an auction house calls one of the “finest illustrated manuscripts in existence” is set to go up for sale...

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Posted on 09/13/2022 at 07:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A signed first-edition copy of The Catcher in the Rye is going on sale this week. NPR reports that while...

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Posted on 08/30/2022 at 07:47 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Eleven unpublished letters from Charles Dickens are going on display for the first time tomorrow. The Guardian reports that the...

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Posted on 08/16/2022 at 12:06 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Start saving up: the late author Joan Didion's estate is headed to auction. The collection goes on sale November 16...

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Posted on 07/19/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A letter in an author's own hand is an exciting auction item as it is. But when that author is...

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Posted on 07/13/2022 at 08:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When jihadists attacked the Malian city of Timbuktu in 2012, citizens scrambled to save themselves — and also to save...

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Posted on 07/12/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Twenty-four authors and creators have donated items to an online auction that benefits abortion access funds. The Authors for Abortion...

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Posted on 07/08/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The daughter of poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath is sending more of her family's collection to auction. This time,...

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