34 min ago | Wise County Messenger Online
You could call it a once-in-a-lifetime find - but even a lifetime of sifting through abandoned storage units rarely yields this kind of treasure."We found a manuscript," auctioneer Judy Norred and her husband, Ron Taliaferro, admitted during an interview for a story on storage unit auctions."You ever heard of Pearl Buck, the author?" Ron ... (more)
2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
The journal Tiferet: Literature, Art, & The Creative Spirit announces publication of the first edition of The Tiferet Talk Interviews.
6 hrs ago | Examiner.com
She is noted for her own creative short stories which sometimes span one or two sentences.
10 hrs ago | KSL-TV
Delegates voted at the recent GOP State Convention on an Anti-Common Core Resolution in an attempt to counter an academic benchmark proposal that has come under fire by conservative groups.
15 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine
The delightfully colorful Book Lockets from Etsy seller Nikki Abs are perfect for bookworms everywhere.
My grandfather was a jack of all trades for my twin brother and me. Knowledgeable tour guide, he turned a banal working-class suburb into a living museum-we spent hours picking up cans to recycle, exploring the railroad tracks, and bringing home gently used treasures.
Michael Lindall is the face of London's latest Jay Gatsby as Ruby in the Dust's acclaimed stage version of the American literature classic The Great Gatsby returns to the London stage the very same week as Baz Luhrmann 's Gatsby Hollywood movie opens in the UK.
With few Asian voices heard in Western literature, Disko Praphanchith is a talented young writer who is about to change all that! His debut novel, Courage: A Story of Love and Friendship , is a powerful, character-driven story that addresses the social plight of women today and touches on issues that deal with domestic abuse, racism, the loss of ... (more)
Imagine that you are listening to a book club discuss a novel. Let's say it's Lisa Moore's bestseller February , this year's survivor of Canada Reads and a likely choice for the months and meetings ahead.
When novelist Mo Yan won the Nobel Prize last year, it brought scrutiny not to Mo Yan's novels or to Chinese literature, but to politics.
Forty years after being written, an unpublished novel by Pearl S. Buck, the Nobel laureate and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, will be released this fall, her publisher said on Tuesday.
It is the year 2049. China's economic development has so disturbed the world's other major powers that the United States, Japan, and Russia form an alliance and invade China.
Author Shawn Goodman's unflinching "Kindness for Weakness" follows 15-year-old James, the youngest son in a massively screwed-up family.
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Kkeno Independent Publishing's Phillipa Keaney, centre, with former publisher George Griffiths and his wife Judy Cox .
In an essay in a 1933 issue of the magazine Scrutiny , the critic F. R. Leavis delivered a vicious hatchet job on one poor, unsuspecting poet: To say that [his] verse is magniloquent ... is to say that it is not doing as much as its impressive pomp and volume seem to be asserting; that mere orotundity is a disproportionate part of the whole effect; ... (more)
The UK-transplant is an award-winning author, but what does it take to get her to keep turning the pages? The best-selling author on his books, keeping other authors' voices out of his head and what he likes to read when he's not writing.