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The Return of Ellie Black by Emiko Jean

The Return of Ellie Black by Emiko Jean

The Return of Ellie Black, Emiko Jean, Simon & Schuster – It’s been twenty years since Detective Chelsey Calhoun’s sister vanished when they were teenagers, and ever since she’s been searching: for signs, for closure, for other missing girls.

The Language of the Night by Ursula K. Le Guin

The Language of the Night by Ursula K. Le Guin

The Language of the Night, Ursula K. Le Guin, Scribner – Featuring a new introduction by Ken Liu, this revised edition of Ursula K. Le Guin’s first full-length collection of essays covers her background as a writer and educator, on fantasy and science fiction, on writing, and on the future of literary science fiction.

Biographers Int’l Pick Plutarch Award Short List

Biographers Int’l Pick Plutarch Award Short List

The best biography of 2023 to be announced on May 17, 2024 at the 14th annual BIO Conference April 27, 2024; New York, NY– A distinguished panel of judges from the Biographers International Organization (BIO) is proud to announce the five books that have been...

Sponsored Review: The Crystalline Crucible

Sponsored Review: The Crystalline Crucible

The Crystalline Crucible Adam Rowan 2024 Book Review April 19, 2024 Take an eccentric man-child named Maxwell in a small English town, Rosie, a nursery school teacher who aspires to write children’s books, and Kahlil, a man on the run from a London gang, and what do...

National Library Week 2024: Ready, Set, Library!

National Library Week 2024: Ready, Set, Library!

The theme for National Library Week 2024 (April 7-13) is Ready, Set, Library! National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and Newbery and Pura Belpré-award winning author Meg Medina will serve as 2024 Honorary Chair. “I’m thrilled to serve as the honorary chair...

Women on Writing (WOW) Essay Contest Open

QUARTERLY CREATIVE NONFICTION ESSAY CONTEST OVERVIEW: WOW! is proud to introduce our newest essay contest! The mission of this contest is to inspire creative nonfiction and provide well-rewarded recognition to contestants. The contest is open globally; age is of no...

Windham-Campbell 2024 Prize Winning Writers Revealed

Windham-Campbell 2024 Prize Winning Writers Revealed

EIGHT WRITERS SET TO RECEIVE $175,000 EACH, OFFERING FINANCIAL SECURITY & CREATIVE FREEDOM INCLUDING US WRITERS CHRISTINA SHARPE, HANIF ABDURRAQIB, CHRISTOPHER CHEN & KATHRYN SCANLAN  Yale University, New Haven, Tuesday 2 April 2024: Today,...

Book Industry to Honor Phil Ollila With Lifetime Award

Book Industry to Honor Phil Ollila With Lifetime Award

The Book Industry Study Group announced last month that Phil Ollila will be recognized with the Sally Dedecker Award for Lifetime Service at BISG's Annual Meeting on Friday, April 12 in New York City. Established in 2013 and named for one of BISG’s longtime volunteers...