Daily News from Poets & Writers

Man Booker Finalists on Inspiration, the Case for Nonfiction, and More

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Online Only, posted 10.14.14

The books of eight writers banned in China; Diversity in Children's Books Week kicks off; a new movie explores the lives of Max Perkins and Thomas Wolfe; and other news.

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The Politics of the Lyric Poem, the World’s Weirdest Bookshops, and More

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Online Only, posted 10.10.14

Rushdie shares PEN Pinter Award with imprisoned Syrian activist; Nobel Prize winner Patrick Modiano and his work; little-known punctuation marks; and other news.

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Lost Truman Capote Stories, Chinese Poet Wang Zang Detained by Police, and More

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Online Only, posted 10.9.14

French novelist Patrick Modiano wins 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature; Billy Collins on poetry and leadership; Twin Cities–based bookstore to close; and other news.

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Agatha Christie's Long-Lost Jewels, Boston's New Literary District, and More

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Online Only, posted 10.7.14

Two seven-figure debut book deals inked at the Frankfurt Book Fair; J. K. Rowling teases Harry Potter fans with a Twitter riddle; Amy Bloom on her latest novel; and other news.

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Odds on Murakami for Nobel Prize, the Revelations of Marilynne Robinson, and More

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Online Only, posted 10.6.14

Akashic Books to launch left-leaning sports imprint; Margaret Sullivan weighs in on Amazon-Hachette dispute; U.K. bookstores launch "Super Thursday"; and other news.

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