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April 26, 2013
Glenn Close's sister writing about mental illness
NEW YORK (AP) — The youngest sister of actress Glenn Close is working on a memoir about her struggles with mental illness. Grand Central Publishing...
April 26, 2013 - 12:59pm
April 25, 2013
Richard Bausch wins $30,000 story prize
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's top short story writers has won a $30,000 prize. Richard Bausch, author of eight story collections and winner of numerous other honors, is this year's recipient of the Rea Award for the Short Story. The prize, announced Thursday, is given for...
April 25, 2013 - 10:24am
April 24, 2013
Amazon.com's most well-read city: Alexandria, Va.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandria, Va., and Knoxville, Tenn., are cities for readers, if not always the kinds of books your parents wanted you to read. Alexandria and Knoxville ranked No. 1 and No. 2 on Amazon.com's annual list of U.S. cities buying the most books, newspapers and magazines...
April 24, 2013 - 3:03pm
April 22, 2013
Diaz, Erdrich among finalists for Carnegie prize
NEW YORK (AP) — Junot Diaz and Louise Erdrich are among the finalists for a literary prize chosen by the American Library Association. Diaz's...
April 22, 2013 - 3:23pm
April 18, 2013
Erdrich to receive North Dakota's highest honor
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — In many of her novels, Louise Erdrich writes about fictitious families on or near an unnamed and imagined reservation...
April 18, 2013 - 10:48am
April 17, 2013
Former US poet laureate to speak in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins is coming to Minneapolis. Collins is scheduled to appear at the Pantages (pan-TAY'-jis) Theatre in downtown Minneapolis on Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. He'll read selections from a variety of his work, with an emphasis on his new book,...
April 17, 2013 - 9:26am
April 15, 2013
Alaska author wants to build writers' retreat
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A best-selling mystery writer from Alaska wants to establish a residency retreat for female writers, hoping to offer...
April 15, 2013 - 10:47am
April 10, 2013
Faulkner heirlooms going to auction in New York
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Manuscripts and personal letters of the late William Faulkner, whose original writings are a rarity in the literary marketplace,...
April 10, 2013 - 1:58pm
April 9, 2013
David Axelrod book planned for 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — One of President Barack Obama's top advisers and strategists during his first term has a book deal. David Axelrod is working on a memoir scheduled for fall 2014. At least two other former Obama administration officials, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Timothy Geithner,...
April 9, 2013 - 3:21pm
April 6, 2013
Author shares stories of gangsters at Minnesota hideouts
BEMIDJI - Rarely has a flat tire spawned so many words. Chad Lewis, author of over a dozen books covering the hidden, the haunted and the unknown,...
April 6, 2013 - 10:50pm
April 4, 2013
Bemidji State student pens young adult fantasy novel
BEMIDJI – When you ask Bemidji State University junior Kelsey Sutton who her favorite authors are, she is eclectic in her reading choices,...
April 4, 2013 - 12:08am
April 2, 2013
Suit says Huffington Post founder trashed NYC loft
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawsuit accuses Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington of trashing a New York City loft that she leased from a documentary filmmaker. Huffington calls the allegations false. Filmmaker Eric Steel filed the suit in Manhattan Supreme Court on Monday. It asks for...
April 2, 2013 - 9:53am
April 1, 2013
Author Erdrich named Rough Rider winner
BISMARCK, N.D. – Award-winning author and Wahpeton native Louise Erdrich was today named the 39th recipient of the North Dakota Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award, the state’s highest commendation.Gov. Jack Dalrymple will officially present Erdrich with the award April 19 in...
April 1, 2013 - 12:30pm
March 29, 2013
Monroe, Eisenhower letters to be auctioned
NEW YORK (AP) — Marilyn Monroe's letter of despair to mentor Lee Strasberg, and Dwight D. Eisenhower's heartfelt missives to his wife during...
March 29, 2013 - 11:45am
March 28, 2013
John Green contributes to book about cancer victim
NEW YORK (AP) — Young adult author John Green has written an introduction for a book about the teen cancer victim to whom he dedicated his best-selling novel "The Fault in Our Stars." Penguin Young Readers Group announced Thursday that it will publish "This Star Won't Go Out: The...
March 28, 2013 - 2:28pm