Daily News from Poets & Writers

PEN American Center Raises $1 Million From Auction, Raymond Chandler’s 1917 Libretto Discovered, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.3.14

NPR releases annual book concierge guide; overdue copy of Gone with the Wind returned after sixty-five years; Take Your Child to a Bookstore Day; and other news.

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Notable Books of 2014, Plainsong Novelist Kent Haruf Has Died, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.2.14

Joyce Carol Oates to give lecture at New York Public Library; Publishers Weekly’s notable people; Edith Wharton’s childhood home; and other news.

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Pulitzer Prize–Winning Poet Mark Strand Has Died, China Bans Wordplay, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.1.14

Penguin’s holiday book-recommendation hotline; the Obamas visit Politics & Prose bookstore; the problems with “finding your voice”; and other news.

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Ferguson Public Library Sees Donations Spike, James Patterson Campaigns Against Reader Apathy, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.26.14

PEN American Center’s Human Rights Day event; Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems reissued; poet Heather McHugh’s nonprofit; and other news.

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Roxane Gay’s Response to Ferguson, Claudia Rankine’s Urgent Poetry, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.25.14

Ferguson library stays open amid unrest; Gabriel García Márquez’s archives go to Texas; Taiwan’s 24-hour bookstores; and other news.

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Coffee House Press Founder Allan Kornblum Has Died, How the Strand Still Stands, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.24.14

Neal Cassady’s “lost” letter up for auction; Apple to pay up to $400 million in e-book settlement; Little Free Library’s little spokesperson; and other news.

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