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Literature

"Small Things Like These" is a gem of a slim novel about a family man faced with a moral decision.

Writing a novel is not for the faint of heart.

Writing a novel is not for the faint of heart.

Dave Hickey, a prominent American art critic whose essays covered topics ranging from Siegfried & Roy to Norman Rockwell, has died.

Dave Hickey, a prominent American art critic whose essays covered topics ranging from Siegfried & Roy to Norman Rockwell, has died.

THESSALONIKI - The pandemic has affected the entire publishing sector, "but the book and its world have, throughout history, overcome worse challenges: censorship, bans, confiscations, and burning," President Katerina Sakellaropoulou said while inaugurating the 18th International Book Fair in Thessaloniki on Thursday.

THESSALONIKI - The pandemic has affected the entire publishing sector, "but the book and its world have, throughout history, overcome worse challenges: censorship, bans, confiscations, and burning," President Katerina Sakellaropoulou said while inaugurating the 18th International Book Fair in Thessaloniki on Thursday.

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Prominent Poet Robert Bly, Author of ‘Iron John’, Dies at 94

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Robert Bly, one of the most prominent American poets of the last half century and author of the best-selling men’s movement classic “Iron John,” has died.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Robert Bly, one of the most prominent American poets of the last half century and author of the best-selling men’s movement classic “Iron John,” has died.

Matt Damon Co-Writing a Book on Access to Clean Water

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Damon has some big-name endorsers for a book he has out March 1 about access to safe water.

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Damon has some big-name endorsers for a book he has out March 1 about access to safe water.

Greek-American Apollo Papafrangou’s Latest Novel

In recent years, many up and coming Greek-American authors have released a great number of books in practically all genres.

In recent years, many up and coming Greek-American authors have released a great number of books in practically all genres.

Jason Mott, Tiya Miles Win National Book Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Mott's "Hell of a Book,” a surreal meta-narrative about an author's promotional tour and his haunted past and present, has won the National Book Award for fiction — a plot twist Mott did not imagine for himself.

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Mott's "Hell of a Book,” a surreal meta-narrative about an author's promotional tour and his haunted past and present, has won the National Book Award for fiction — a plot twist Mott did not imagine for himself.

Greek Novelist Christos Chomenidis Awarded European Book Prize

ATHENS - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis congratulated Greek novelist Christos A.

ATHENS - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis congratulated Greek novelist Christos A.

7 Books by Greeks or about Greece to Curl Up with this Winter

Not every book about Greece or by a Greek needs to be written on scrolls.

Not every book about Greece or by a Greek needs to be written on scrolls.

National Public Radio Books Editor Petra Mayer Dies at 46

WASHINGTON — Petra Mayer, books editor for National Public Radio, died Saturday of what's believed to be a pulmonary embolism, the news organization said.

WASHINGTON — Petra Mayer, books editor for National Public Radio, died Saturday of what's believed to be a pulmonary embolism, the news organization said.

Wilbur Smith, Prolific Author of Adventure Tales, Dies at 88

Wilbur Smith, a bestselling author who wrote dozens of adventure novels, has died at age 88.

Wilbur Smith, a bestselling author who wrote dozens of adventure novels, has died at age 88.

Amalia Gouvitsas Balch Shares Her Story in Lost Child of Greece

In the aftermath of World War II and the Civil War, Greece was struggling through one of the most challenging periods in its history.

In the aftermath of World War II and the Civil War, Greece was struggling through one of the most challenging periods in its history.

Prize-Winning 1619 Project Now Coming Out in Book Form

Thais Perkins is the owner of Reverie Books in Austin, Texas, and the parent of a middle school student and high school student.

Thais Perkins is the owner of Reverie Books in Austin, Texas, and the parent of a middle school student and high school student.

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