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Need a new mystery or sci-fi book for the new year? Try one of these reads

Saturday, December 31, 2022

From NPR's Books We Love list, we hear reviews for several mystery and sci-fi books including "Nona the Ninth," "Birds of Maine," and "The Daughter of Doctor Moreau."


Books We Love: Fiction recommendations from 2022

Sunday, December 25, 2022

From NPR's Books We Love list, we hear about three novels and a collection of short stories: "Less Is Lost,""The Confessions of Matthew Strong,""If I Survive You," and "Thank You For Listening."


What's making us happy: A guide to your weekend viewing and listening

Friday, December 23, 2022

Each week, the guests and hosts on NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour share what's bringing them joy. This week: The Blamo! podcast, Paris Is Burning, Sheryl Lee Ralph's Sleigh and Crash Landing on You.


NPR staff recommend the fiction books we love

Sunday, December 18, 2022

NPR staff recommend four novels from our Books We Love list: "A Merry Little Meet Cute," "The Complicated Calculus (and Cows) of Carl Paulsen," "The Devil Takes You Home," and "Lapvona."


Will you read the Jan. 6 report cover-to-cover? These publishers hope so.

Friday, December 16, 2022

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol is expected to drop their report on Dec. 21. It's a public document, but book publishers are poised to get the report into your hands.


Brittney Griner's imprisonment in Russia drew attention to WNBA salaries

Monday, December 12, 2022

Now that Brittney Griner has been released from a Russian prison, will the WNBA reconsider how much it pays its players? (Story aired on All Things Considered on Dec. 9, 2022.)


Why publishers are scrambling to print the January 6th report, which is in the public domain

Saturday, December 10, 2022

There's a scramble in the publishing world to print copies of the January 6th report. Why are several companies competing to publish a work that's in the public domain?


After Brittney Griner's release, where does the pay gap in women's sports stand?

Friday, December 09, 2022

Now that Brittney Griner has been released from Russian prison, will the WNBA reconsider how much it pays its players?


Hundreds of authors give support to striking workers at HarperCollins

Thursday, December 08, 2022

Authors such as Barbara Kingsolver and Jacqueline Woodson have pledged not to submit work to HarperCollins until the strike has resolved.


Ye says 'I see good things about Hitler' on conspiracy theorist Alex Jones' show

Friday, December 02, 2022

The rapper previously known as Kanye West made a series of antisemitic comments, declaring "I love Jewish people, but I also love Nazis." Ye was on the show alongside white-nationalist Nick Fuentes.


For playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, theater doesn't just reflect reality – it creates it

Friday, November 25, 2022

With a revival of her Pulitzer-winning play Topdog/Underdog on Broadway, and her new show about COVID off-Broadway, the acclaimed playwright is still learning new things about herself.


Books We Love: NPR's end-of-the-year book recommendations

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

NPR's end-of-the-year book recommendations are back! With something for every reader, Books We Love has over 400 sortable titles.


Taylor Swift's fans caused Ticketmaster to crash and lawmakers are demanding answers

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Taylor Swift's fans are outraged after tickets for her upcoming tour caused Ticketmaster to crash. Now lawmakers are demanding answers about the company's operations.


'The Rabbit Hutch,' a novel by Tess Gunty, wins National Book Award for fiction

Thursday, November 17, 2022

The literary world gathered in New York City Wednesday night for the National Book Awards. The recent rise in book bannings across the country hung over the celebration.


HarperCollins workers are on strike to demand better pay

Sunday, November 13, 2022

Employees at HarperCollins, one of the "big five" publishers in the US are on strike. They're asking for better wages in an industry that is notoriously underpaid.


Workers at HarperCollins Publishers begin strike

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Unionized workers at one of the largest publishing companies in the country started an indefinite strike today. They are asking for better pay and a stronger commitment to diversity from the company.


'Goosebumps' is turning 30 — the scariest part is how old that makes you

Monday, October 31, 2022

R.L. Stine's mega-popular series has spawned TV shows, movies and many, many books. A humor writer who stumbled into horror, Stine says its been a thrill to scare so many generations of kids.


Red Bull owner and co-founder Dietrich Mateschitz dies at age 78

Monday, October 24, 2022

Red Bull owner and co-founder Dietrich Mateschitz died Saturday at age 78. He helped Red Bull become popular around the world and created a sports, media and real estate empire around the brand.


Actor and comedian Leslie Jordan dead at 67

Monday, October 24, 2022

The Will & Grace actor died following a car crash this morning. Jordan's fame was on the rise as a social media star.


Ye takes to Twitter after Instagram restricts his account following antisemitic posts

Sunday, October 09, 2022

Ye, the rapper and fashion designer formerly known as Kanye West, had recently accused hip hop mogul Diddy of being under the influence of "the Jewish people."