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Tom Stoppard to receive PEN America writing award

NEW YORK (AP) - British playwright Tom Stoppard and the Canadian poet and fiction writer M. NourbeSe Philip are among those being honored next...

Yiyun Li and Leslie Jamison among PEN award nominees

NEW YORK (AP) - Fiction by Yiyun Li and essays by Leslie Jamison and Eve Babitz are among the finalists for honors presented by...

Jerry Craft, Kadir Nelson win honors for children’s books

NEW YORK (AP) - Jerry Craft's “New Kid," a graphic novel about a 7th grader's struggle to adjust to a private school with little...

Jerry Craft, Kadir Nelson win honors for children’s books

NEW YORK (AP) - Jerry Craft's “New Kid," a graphic novel about a 7th grader's struggle to adjust to a private school with little...

Jerry Craft, Kadir Nelson win honors for children’s books

NEW YORK (AP) - Jerry Craft's “New Kid," a graphic novel about a 7th grader's struggle to adjust to a private school with little...

France’s #MeToo: Book on child-sex writer prompts outcry

PARIS (AP) - He was a middle-aged French author becoming known, even celebrated, for writing about sex with children. She was a fragile 14-year-old,...

Three finalists announced Thursday for $20,000 Story Prize

NEW YORK (AP) - Short-story collections by Zadie Smith, Edwidge Danticat and Kali Fajardo-Anstine are finalists for the Story Prize, a $20,000 award for...

HarperCollins snubs Romance Writers of America’s conference

NEW YORK (AP) - Two HarperCollins imprints that focus on romance novels have decided not to sponsor or participate in the Romance Writers of...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....