Posted on 08/23/2019 at 11:20 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can live in a famous author’s home, part II: The author of Bridget Jones’s Diary is renting out her Los...

Posted on 08/24/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This is your last weekend to watch Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin through PBS. (Unless, of course, you work a nontraditiona...

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Posted on 08/22/2019 at 09:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Pulitzer Prize-winning author has weighed in on a debate over controversial murals at a high school. Alice Walker, who...

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Posted on 08/14/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many of you have probably picked up a Toni Morrison book this past week, whether it’s your first time or the most...

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Posted on 08/13/2019 at 02:34 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Modern and, well, classic classic books for girls are making a splash in the news today. All 131 installments of Ann M....

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Posted on 08/09/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now here’s a headline that pulled us in: “Why are there so many new books about time-travelling lesbians?&rd...

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Posted on 08/10/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dorothy B. Hughes, the queen of noir, was born on this day in 1904. She produced the majority of her work during the gen...

Posted on 08/06/2019 at 08:41 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Celebrated author Toni Morrison died Monday night at age eighty-eight. Her death was first reported by Vulture, citing a...

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Posted on 07/25/2019 at 09:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe has scored a book deal. (Not exactly a shocker.) The New York Times reports that...

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Posted on 07/11/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Our weekly birthday roundup missed someone: Jhumpa Lahiri, who was born on this day in 1967. As a way of making amends,...

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