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Romance writers association announces new award, the Vivian

NEW YORK (AP) - The Romance Writers of America have dropped their annual RITA awards and replaced them with a prize dedicated to the...

Michael Jackson musical postpones its Broadway debut

NEW YORK (AP) - A stage musical about Michael Jackson has pushed its Broadway debut until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic.Preview performances...

The Latest: Anchorage Daily News, ProPublica win Pulitzer

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the announcement of the 2020 Pulitzer Prizes (all times local):3:50 p.m.The Pulitzer Prize for public service went...

Mantel, Evaristo among finalists for fiction’s Women’s Prize

LONDON (AP) - Hilary Mantel’s Tudor blockbuster “The Mirror and the Light” and Bernardine Evaristo’s tapestry of black women’s stories, “Girl, Woman, Other,” are...

Mantel, Evaristo among finalists for fiction’s Women’s Prize

LONDON (AP) - Hilary Mantel’s Tudor blockbuster “The Mirror and the Light” and Bernardine Evaristo’s tapestry of black women’s stories, “Girl, Woman, Other,” are...

Robert Loomis, editor of Angelou, Styron, dies at 93

NEW YORK (AP) - Robert Loomis, a blue-chip editor of old-fashioned sense and persistence who in more than 50 years at Random House encouraged,...

Valeria Luiselli’s ‘Lost Children Archive’ wins Folio Prize

LONDON (AP) - Mexican writer Valeria Luiselli’s novel “Lost Children Archive” won the Rathbones Folio Prize for literature on Monday at a ceremony held...

Alex Kotlowitz’s `An American Summer’ wins Lukas Book Prize

NEW YORK (AP) - Alex Kotlowitz's “An American Summer,” an intimate chronicle of gun violence in Chicago, has won the J. Anthony Lukas Book...

Author Rick Atkinson wins $50,000 history prize

NEW YORK (AP) - Military historian Rick Atkinson has won a $50,000 prize for his first of three planned volumes on the Revolutionary War.The...

Author Rick Atkinson wins $50,000 history prize

NEW YORK (AP) - Military historian Rick Atkinson has won a $50,000 prize for his first of three planned volumes on the Revolutionary War.The...