Posted on 09/23/2022 at 07:01 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s a rough morning for historical-fiction fans. Hilary Mantel, the award-winning author of the Wolf Hall trilogy, died yesterday at...

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Posted on 09/21/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Award-winning author Gwendoline Riley released her latest novel, First Love, last week. It's the story of Neve, a writer married...

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Posted on 09/16/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Well, that was some fortuitous timing. On the same day that Gayl Jones's new novel, The Birdcatcher, was revealed as...

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Posted on 09/15/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just in time for Agatha Christie's birthday, an authorized collection of a dozen new stories about Miss Marple has been...

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

A years-long wait to see the TV adaptation of William Gibson’s 2014 novel The Peripheral is incredibly close to being...

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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 09/01/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

J.K. Rowling's latest Cormoran Strike novel (written under the name Robert Galbraith) is grabbing headlines, but not for the reason...

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Posted on 08/31/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How do you follow up a novel like Hamnet? You continue working on the "stories written in white" – that...

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Posted on 08/26/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations are in order for author Tess Gunty, who has won the first ever Waterstones Debut Fiction Prize. Her novel,...

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Posted on 08/24/2022 at 08:10 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The title character in Joyce Carol Oates's new release, Babysitter, is not one you want to hire for your children....

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