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Elegy for Journalist James Foley, in Defense of Amazon, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.3.14

Penguin Random House restructures operations; the lost pulp novel of Gore Vidal; the usefulness of literature; and other news.

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Boston Builds Edgar Allan Poe Statue, Pelican Books to Fly Again, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.25.14

Going to the library increases happiness; Camille Rankine and Mary Gaitskill on the importance of being earnest; gay sex in fiction; and other news.

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World Book Night, Gabriel García Márquez's Final Manuscript, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.23.14

Amazon's control of the U.K. market; Alicia Silverstone’s parenting advice; which birds are the most faithful partners; and other news.

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CIA Used Doctor Zhivago as a Weapon, Liberty Media Sells Barnes & Noble Shares, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.7.14

Kazuo Ishiguro’s first new novel in ten years; remembering Peter Matthiessen, Brendan Behan, and Marina Keegan; what Percy Bysshe Shelley ate; and other news.

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Madonna to Direct Rebecca Walker Adaptation, Alice Munro Honored With New Canadian Coin, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.26.14

Kiese Laymon on the politics of black male action; Patrick Leigh Fermor book and Tennessee Williams short story each published after an eighty-year wait; Scribd’s new travel book section; and other news.

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Nelson Mandela, Ursula K. Le Guin on Fiction, Emily Dickinson’s Lost Poems, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.6.13

Nadine Gordimer remembers the life and soul of Nelson Mandela; Ursula K. Le Guin discusses the art of writing fiction; book marketing predictions for 2014; and other news.

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Seamus Heaney Dies, Classic Book Covers, Independent vs. Self-Publishing, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.30.13

Revered Irish poet Seamus Heaney passes in Dublin; Flavorwire honors vintage book covers; Second Skin co-founder discusses independent vs. self-publishing; and other news.

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'Today' Book Club, Franzen's First Novel, Query Letters, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.20.13

The Today Show resurrects book club with fantasy novel; Jonathan Franzen's debut novel turns twenty-five; query letter adivce; female protagonists gain depth; and other news.

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Letters in Support of Ghassan Zaqtan, Poetry on Mars, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.4.13

New York City's Word Up Community Bookshop has signed a new lease; a couple was discovered this past weekend allegedly breaking into the Emily Dickinson Museum; Seth Fried highlights some recent communications from a poet we know on Facebook; and other news.

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Edra Ziesk Examines the Nature of Friendship, McSweeney's on the Radio, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.21.12

Dissident poet Li Bifeng was sentenced to twelve years in prison in China; News Corp, which owns HarperCollins, is in early discussions with CBS about acquiring Simon & Schuster; Brain Pickings features the routines of several successful writers, including Joan Didion, Haruki Murakami, and Ray Bradbury; and other news.

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