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Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know by Colm Toibin

Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know by Colm Toibin

Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know, Colm Toibin, Scribner – From Colm Tóibín, the formidable award-winning author of The Master and Brooklyn, an illuminating, intimate study of Irish culture, history, and literature told through the lives and work of three men—William Wilde, John Butler Yeats, and John Stanislaus Joyce—and the complicated, influential relationships they had with their complicated sons.

Call for Entries: Norton Writer’s Prize

Call for Entries: Norton Writer’s Prize

  "I have something to say to the world, and I have taken English 12 in order to say it well."   —W. E. B. DU BOIS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The Norton Writer’s Prize will be awarded annually for an outstanding essay written by an undergraduate. Literacy narratives,...

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List Published Wednesday, September 19, 2018 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 16, 2018). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please...

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List Published Wednesday, September 12, 2018 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 9, 2018). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please...

ABA  Opens Nominations for Board Candidates

ABA Opens Nominations for Board Candidates

By Sydney Jarrard on Wednesday, Sep 05, 2018 The American Booksellers Association’s Nominating Committee, chaired by Annie Philbrick of Bank Square Books in Mystic, Connecticut, and Savoy Bookshop & Café in Westerly, Rhode Island, began its search today for...

PEN/Edward Bunker Prize to Celebrate Writers in Prison

PEN/Edward Bunker Prize to Celebrate Writers in Prison

NEW YORK (September 6, 2018)—PEN America announced the launch of the PEN/Edward Bunker Prize in Fiction today. Honoring the legacy of the famed crime fiction author and screenwriter, the PEN/Bunker Prize will celebrate short works in fiction by writers who are...

Fired Barnes & Noble CEO Files Defamation Suit

Fired Barnes & Noble CEO Files Defamation Suit

Demos Parneros, who was fired in July as Barnes & Noble’s chief executive, filed a lawsuit August 28, 2018, claiming defamation of character and breach of contract against the bookseller.  In U.S. Southern District Court court documents, Parneros said Barnes &...

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List Published Wednesday, September 5, 2018 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 2, 2018). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States....

Mindfulness & Grief by Heather Stang

Mindfulness & Grief by Heather Stang

Mindfulness & Grief, Heather Stang, CICO Books – With guided meditations to calm your mind and restore your spirit. Experiencing grief and loss is one of life’s greatest challenges.