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The Secret Life of Elena Ferrante, New York's Floating Library, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.25.14

The long road to publishing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Pioneer Girl; a library with no books; the relationship between writing and fishing; and other news.

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Diversity in Bookselling, the Letters of Ernest Hemingway, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.22.14

Giovanni's Room finds new owner and partner; Scribd teams up with Capstone; the language of emoji; and other news.

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Ferguson Library Acts as Refuge, Writing as the Other in MFA Programs, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.21.14

Rivka Galchen and Zoë Heller on whether writing can be taught; Germany's culture and media minister backs authors against Amazon; Amanda Palmer's new memoir; and other news.

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Memoir to be Published This Fall, Teju Cole on Race in America, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.20.14

Iranian poet and activist Simin Behbahani dies; the case for laughter in literature; what editors read; and other news.

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Dani Shapiro on Memoir in the Digital Age, the Importance of Independent Bookstores, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.19.14

Amazon responds to German authors' protest; the most powerful man in publishing; J. K. Rowling pens a new short story set in the Harry Potter universe; and other news.

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German Authors Join Amazon Protest, the Neuroscience of Distraction, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.18.14

Audrey Niffenegger slams Amazon; Louise Erdrich wins Dayton distinguished achievement award; the science of typos; and other news.

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