Posted on 10/04/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How do you follow up on a smash hit book where, as the title acknowledges, both members of a couple...

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Posted on 09/29/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release week to author Namwali Serpell, whose novel The Furrows: An Elegy came out on Tuesday. The book describes...

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Posted on 09/19/2022 at 07:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Banned Books Week 2022 officially began yesterday, and the reports released to coincide with the occasion have some depressing statistics....

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Posted on 09/14/2022 at 09:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The passing of Queen Elizabeth II has meant a great deal of ritual behavior — and also a great deal...

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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 09/08/2022 at 01:31 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Neither conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza nor his publisher would specify what errors led to D'Souza's book being recalled from publication....

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes the slow pace of traditional publishing pays off for a writer. Author A.M. Homes's latest novel, The Unfolding, was...

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy belated seventy-fifth birthday to the classic storybook Goodnight Moon! The collaboration between writer Margaret Wise Brown and illustrator Clement...

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Posted on 09/06/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Patricia Highsmith, as is the case for many artists, came back into the spotlight after her death. First, there were...

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Posted on 09/02/2022 at 07:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There isn't a lot of good news in the world of public and school libraries nowadays. And we're not exactly...

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