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Orthodox Easter will be very different this year for thousands of Ukrainian refugees

Saturday, April 23, 2022

This weekend would normally be a celebratory one for Ukrainians. But Easter Sunday marks two months since the latest Russian invasion. More than 40,000 refugees have found themselves in Bulgaria.


Displaced Ukrainians in Bulgaria are finding ways to mark Orthodox Easter

Friday, April 22, 2022

This weekend is Orthodox Easter, a holiday celebrated in Ukraine. Millions are fleeing the Russian invasion right now, but those seeking refuge in Bulgaria are marking the holiday.


Efforts to ban books jumped an 'unprecedented' four-fold in 2021, ALA report says

Monday, April 04, 2022

The American Library Association says libraries faced the highest number of book challenges since they started tracking in 2000. Maia Kobabe's Gender Queer topped their list of most challenged books.


Madeleine Albright's teaching continues — through these books

Thursday, March 24, 2022

The first female secretary of state's legacy lives on — not only in the history she made but also in teachings and reflections. Here are some of the books she leaves for us, and future generations.


'The Last Cuentista' and 'Watercress' win top children's book awards

Monday, January 24, 2022

The 2022 Newbery and Caldecott medals, among several other honors, were awarded Monday to the children's books that American librarians chose as the most distinguished this year.


Here are the Books We Love: 360+ great 2021 reads recommended by NPR

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Books We Love (formerly known as NPR's Book Concierge) is back with a new name and 360+ new books handpicked just for you by NPR staff and trusted critics.


November Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read Next Month

Thursday, October 28, 2021

November is looking crowded with some highly anticipated books. Here are a handful we are excited to read.


October Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read Next Month

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

October has plans to bring us some new works from established authors — and some attention-grabbing books from new ones. Here are some of the books we're excited about coming next month.


September Book-Ahead: What We're Excited To Read This Month

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

September tends to be a busy month in the publishing world — and this one will be no exception. Here are eight of the many books we're excited about this month.


Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Publisher Suspends Shipping Of Blake Bailey Book

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Three former students and a publishing executive have alleged sexual misconduct by award-winner Blake Bailey, with two accusing the author of rape, according to reports. Bailey denies the allegations.


As COVID-19 Mostly Halted Filming In The U.S., Movie Magic Forged Ahead In Bulgaria

Monday, March 29, 2021

Frequent COVID testing and other safety measures at Nu Boyana in Sofia has allowed the studio — home to 300: Rise of an Empire and Rambo: Last Blood — to continue filming during the pandemic.


Bulgaria Begins Mass-Vaccination Effort; All Welcome To Line Up In 'Green Corridors'

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

In an effort to boost vaccination rates among a skeptical public, Bulgaria has opened up COVID-19 inoculations to all who want them — with many waiting in line for hours to receive a first dose.


'When You Trap A Tiger' And 'We Are Water Protectors' Win Top Children's Book Honors

Monday, January 25, 2021

America's librarians award Tae Keller's When You Trap A Tiger the Newbery Medal and We Are Water Protectors illustrated by Michaela Goade and written by Carole Lindstrom won the Caldecott medal.


Excerpts From 'A Promised Land': Listen To Former President Obama Tell His Story

Monday, November 16, 2020

In his memoir A Promised Land, Obama tells the story of his political rise through the first two years of his presidency. Here, listen to excerpts from the book before its release on Tuesday.


Remembering Front-Line Workers Lost To COVID-19

Monday, June 22, 2020

The U.S. has lost more than 120,000 people since the coronavirus started sickening Americans five months ago. Here we remember a few of those who continued working during the pandemic, serving others.


Share Your Story: Remembering COVID-19 Front-Line Workers

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, many are being touched by the deaths of family and friends. We'd like to share your memories of loved ones you've lost to the virus.


Exclusive 1st Read: Erik Larson's 'The Splendid And The Vile'

Thursday, February 20, 2020

The bestselling author of Dead Wake turns his attention to the first year of Winston Churchill's prime ministership, at a moment when Adolf Hitler overtakes France — and England could be next.


Edward Snowden Tells NPR: The Executive Branch 'Sort Of Hacked The Constitution'

Thursday, September 12, 2019

In an interview with NPR about his memoir, Permanent Record, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden denies any cooperation with Russian intelligence and says he would return if guaranteed a fair trial.


Tell-Alls, Dramatic Warnings And The Obamas Lead Political Books Of 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

This year brought memoirs from several former Trump administration officials, investigations by journalists reporting on Trump's White House — and a look back from former first lady Michelle Obama.


EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Obama Reads From Her Forthcoming Memoir 'Becoming'

Monday, November 12, 2018

In two audio clips from her memoir, set to hit shelves Tuesday, the former first lady reads about her life at Princeton and about her difficulties having a baby.