Posted on 05/18/2022 at 12:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two authors led a successful campaign to add a disability fiction subcategory to Amazon's literature section. Forbes notes that Penny...

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Posted on 05/13/2022 at 09:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the 2022 Swansea University Dylan Thomas Prize: No One is Talking About This, by Patricia Lockwood. The award...

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Posted on 05/09/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bookworms have long known to never leave the house without reading material at their fingertips. So they can be forgiven...

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Posted on 05/06/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Dave Eggers learned recently that a South Dakota school district had declared certain books to be inappropriate, meaning they'd...

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Posted on 05/05/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations are in order for Lea Ypi, who has received the Royal Society of Literature’s 2022 Ondaatje Prize. The prize...

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Posted on 05/04/2022 at 07:28 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

William Shakespeare’s son, who died in childhood, has brought great fame to author Maggie O’Farrell. Her speculative novel about the...

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Posted on 04/28/2022 at 08:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A look at 3,000 books available through Project Gutenberg revealed some staggering trends in literature, according to a pair of...

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Posted on 04/27/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Several classic works of literature are reaching milestone anniversaries this year, and so literary news outlets are ready with the...

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Posted on 04/27/2022 at 07:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Six novels remain in the running for the Women's Prize for Fiction. And although all novels were written in English,...

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Posted on 04/26/2022 at 01:27 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Charlotte Brontë's little book of poems is off the table, but there's another hot auction item in the literary world....

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