Posted on 08/05/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last week we exclaimed over author Maggie Shipstead’s success so far this year. Nathan Harris, though, could certainly make a...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 09:42 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For different reasons, the novels The Stone Face and My Policeman are gaining new — and positive — attention, some...

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Posted on 07/27/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The coronavirus pandemic upended countless lives, in ways that ranged in severity from irritating to tragic. And while having your...

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Posted on 07/26/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

School won’t be in session for a few weeks, for most kids, and Banned Books Week isn’t for a few...

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Posted on 06/23/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR is headed back to the future. The summer reading poll for 2021 is about your favorite fantasy and science-fiction...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, NPR, Science fiction

Posted on 06/22/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to Brandon Taylor, whose short-story collection, Filthy Animals, hits shelves today. Taylor’s debut novel, Real Life, was...

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Posted on 06/21/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR has interviews with two celebrities on their children’s books to share — one you already knew about and one...

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Posted on 06/18/2021 at 09:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tomorrow is Juneteenth, the anniversary of the final enslaved people learning they’d been freed and a day that commemorates the...

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Tagged As: Book lists, History, NPR

Posted on 06/17/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two of Nigeria’s most prominent writers seem to have escalated their differences into a full-blown internet feud. NPR has a...

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Tagged As: NPR, Scandal

Posted on 06/16/2021 at 03:49 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Individual aspects of Ashley C. Ford’s story are breathtakingly sad on their own. But when you put them together, calling...

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Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR