Posts Tagged Books and literature

Kristin Hannah says novel ‘The Nightingale’ is her favorite

This cover image released by St. Martins Press shows "The Nightingale," a novel by Kristin Hannah. (AP Photo/St. Martins Press)

NEW YORK (AP) — Kristin Hannah says her new novel, “The Nightingale,” is her favorite book she’s written.

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Puppies Attack: Hugo Awards reflect sci-fi/fantasy divide

In this March 18, 2014 file photo, author and co-executive producer George R. R. Martin attends HBO's "Game of Thrones" fourth season premiere in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Call it the invasion of the Sad Puppies.

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Phil Klay, Leslie Jamison among PEN award nominees

NEW YORK (AP) — National Book Award winner Phil Klay and Oprah Winfrey favorite Cynthia Bond are among the authors on the shortlist for awards presented by the PEN American Center.

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German Nobel laureate Guenter Grass dies at age 87

The Oct. 15, 2009 file photo shows German writer and Nobel price laureate for literature Guenter Grass during an interview with journalists of the Associated Press in the library of Steidl publishers in Goettingen, Germany. Nobel laureate Grass has died his publishing house confirmed Monday, April 13, 2015.  He was 87.  (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

BERLIN (AP) — Guenter Grass was to Germany what William Faulkner was to the old American South: The bard, scourge and pathfinder of a society ruined by moral disgrace and humiliated by military defeat.

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