Posted on 10/01/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Book challenges and bans are clearly not going away any time soon. But what will change, though, is the themes...

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Posted on 09/30/2021 at 01:44 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

James Patterson has made yet another big donation to a reading-related cause. Earlier this week, Scholastic Book Clubs announced that...

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Tagged As: Charity, Reading

Posted on 09/28/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

About a quarter of American adults haven’t consumed even part of a book — print, digital, or audio — in...

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Tagged As: Reading

Posted on 09/23/2021 at 02:56 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new study has found that there may have been some truth in the advertising of personalized books as beneficial...

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Posted on 08/30/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s a certain stereotype about what books are sold or read during the summer. A new survey, though, tosses those...

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Tagged As: Reading, Survey

Posted on 08/19/2021 at 08:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you feel like literature has become bleaker, you’re not wrong. That’s the conclusion of a study from Indiana University...

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Tagged As: Language, Reading

Posted on 08/18/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s not the long-term hosting gig he sought, but LeVar Burton will be leading a show this fall. The Library...

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Tagged As: Pop culture, Reading

Posted on 08/12/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A study done in late 2019 — but posted right as COVID-19 slammed much of the world — had some...

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Posted on 08/06/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Audio Publishers Association released an extensive look at readers’ audiobook habits — and beyond — last month. The Immersive...

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Tagged As: Audiobook, Reading

Posted on 08/02/2021 at 11:44 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you found yourself reading more last year, you’re not alone. The US Department of Labor’s American Time Use survey,...

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