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Mashable
MashReads Podcast: How a professional book nerd approaches readinghas been reading and enjoying Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Peter
MashReads Podcast: How a professional book nerd approaches reading
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
has been reading and enjoying Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Peter recommends A perfect storm: Margaret Atwood on rewriting Shakespeare's Tempest, an article by Margaret Atwood about why she loves Shakespeare's play The... Read more
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The Irish Times
Womansplaining: books that every man should readof women, many of them writers, to recommend a book that every man should read.
Womansplaining: books that every man should read
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
of women, many of them writers, to recommend a book that every man should read. Catriona CroweThe Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood Margaret Atwood has been an eloquent, funny, deadly serious writer about women and men for over 50 years.... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors seriesshe said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” Whi
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors series
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
she said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” While past speakers have included authors like Margaret Atwood and the late Farley Mowat, she said the series is continuing to attract famous writers. For instance, Yann... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors seriesshe said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” Whi
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors series
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
she said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” While past speakers have included authors like Margaret Atwood and the late Farley Mowat, she said the series is continuing to attract famous writers. For instance, Yann... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors seriesshe said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” Whi
Reinvigorating Roselawn's authors series
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
she said. “But this year we're going to really try hard to get people in.” While past speakers have included authors like Margaret Atwood and the late Farley Mowat, she said the series is continuing to attract famous writers. For instance, Yann... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.by local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that be
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
by local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that became the handmaid’s tale in the book by Margaret Atwood, selected this year by Scranton Reads: One Book, One City. The Leonard Theater, Scranton. 570-348-3000 or... Read more
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asianage
Tharun James Jimaniare your favourite authors?";s:6:"answer";s:77:"Zadie Smith. Jeffrey Eugenides.
Tharun James Jimani
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
are your favourite authors?";s:6:"answer";s:77:"Zadie Smith. Jeffrey Eugenides. Hanif Kureishi. Margaret Atwood. Manu Joseph.";}i:10;a:2:{s:8:"question";s:59:"Which book/author should be banned on grounds of bad... Read more
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asianage
Tharun James JimaniI’m about halfway through my third. QWho are your favourite authors? Zadie Sm
Tharun James Jimani
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
I’m about halfway through my third. QWho are your favourite authors? Zadie Smith. Jeffrey Eugenides. Hanif Kureishi. Margaret Atwood. Manu Joseph. QWhich book/author should be banned on grounds of bad taste? Enough with the banning,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turkish journalist detained over coupand his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement.
Turkish journalist detained over coup
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement. More than 200 writers worldwide, including Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks and JM Coetzee, and other public figures have signed a petition protesting against the arrests... Read more
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News.com.au
Turkish man faces 'subliminal coup' trialand his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement.
Turkish man faces 'subliminal coup' trial
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement. More than 200 writers worldwide, including Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks and JM Coetzee, and other public figures have signed a petition protesting against the arrests... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkish journalist detained over 'subliminal coup messages'and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement.
Turkish journalist detained over 'subliminal coup messages'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement. More than 200 writers worldwide, including Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks and JM Coetzee, and other public figures have signed a petition protesting against the arrests... Read more
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Reuters
Turkish journalist detained over 'subliminal coup messages'and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement.
Turkish journalist detained over 'subliminal coup messages'
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
and his ruling AK Party. It has denied financial links with the Gulen movement. More than 200 writers worldwide, including Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks and JM Coetzee, and other public figures have signed a petition protesting against the arrests... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsby local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that be
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
by local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that became the handmaid’s tale in the book by Margaret Atwood, selected this year by Scranton Reads: One Book, One City. The Leonard Theater, Scranton. 570-348-3000 or... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment Guideby local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that be
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
by local artists on used cassette tapes in the spirit of the recordings that became the handmaid’s tale in the book by Margaret Atwood selected this year by Scranton Reads: One Book, One City. The Leonard Theater, Scranton. 570-348-3000 or... Read more
101 related stories
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The Sacramento Bee
Fall fiction preview is the story of top authorsI picked up your book until I put it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Somed
Fall fiction preview is the story of top authors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
I picked up your book until I put it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Someday I intend reading it.” “Hag-Seed” by Margaret Atwood (Hogarth, $25, 320 pages; on sale Oct. 11): Atwood reshapes William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” a tale of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Walrus fiction editor quits over magazine’s push for ‘family-friendly’ storiesmagazine wants more family-friendly fiction,” he said in the e-mail, which went
Walrus fiction editor quits over magazine’s push for ‘family-friendly’ stories
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
magazine wants more family-friendly fiction,” he said in the e-mail, which went to a list of past contributors, including Margaret Atwood. “There’s just not enough fiction in Canada that is both good and family-friendly. So I can’t be of much help... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Behind the books: Five authors remember publisher Ellen Seligmanmore what it is.” The list of authors she worked with over the years resembles
Behind the books: Five authors remember publisher Ellen Seligman
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
more what it is.” The list of authors she worked with over the years resembles the syllabus of a first-year CanLit class: Margaret Atwood; Leonard Cohen; Rohinton Mistry; Michael Ondaatje; Jane Urquhart; Guy Vanderhaeghe; M.G. Vassanji. Her... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Feathers ruffled as national bird contest gets down to five finalistsgray jay. The country’s leading ornithologist David Bird waded in early and end
Feathers ruffled as national bird contest gets down to five finalists
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
gray jay. The country’s leading ornithologist David Bird waded in early and ended up becoming part of the project. Author Margaret Atwood tweeted about the contest. “They were deep, rich, personal experiences that people had had with birds that... Read more
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DW
Orhan Pamuk leads call for Turkey to release Altan Brothers, end purge |Orhan Pamuk, along with a number of prominent international personalities inclu
Orhan Pamuk leads call for Turkey to release Altan Brothers, end purge |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
Orhan Pamuk, along with a number of prominent international personalities including actress Emma Thompson and authors Margaret Atwood, JM Coetzee and Elena Ferrante. While the open letter appealed to the international community to take a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Diversity of scenery awaits visitorstrails established and the public is welcome to enjoy them through passive natu
Diversity of scenery awaits visitors
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 days ago
trails established and the public is welcome to enjoy them through passive nature appreciation. East Coulson Swamp Margaret Atwood donated this special property, set within the forested hills of the Oro Moraine, to the Nature Conservancy of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Ahmed Nagiwinners — J M Coetzee and Orhan Pamuk — along with a number of other world-famo
Ahmed Nagi
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
winners — J M Coetzee and Orhan Pamuk — along with a number of other world-famous writers, such as the Canadian novelist Margaret Atwood. We should add, here, that Nagi himself was the recipient of this year’s international PEN/Barbey Freedom to... Read more
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Boston Globe
There are a lot of good books coming out this fallstory of a troubled entanglement between a young Irish drama student and an old
There are a lot of good books coming out this fall
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
story of a troubled entanglement between a young Irish drama student and an older actor in 1990s London. (September) by Margaret Atwood Hogarth No Shakespeare play has been harmed in the making of this novel, which reworks “The Tempest” with a... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Notes from the Alta Public LibraryThe Harry Potter Novels, by J.K. Rowling; American Pastoral, by Philip Roth.
Notes from the Alta Public Library
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
The Harry Potter Novels, by J.K. Rowling; American Pastoral, by Philip Roth. 2000s and 2010s: The Blind Assassin, by Margaret Atwood; Never Let Me Go, by Kazuo Ishiguro; Team of Rivals, by Doris Kearns Goodwin; Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel;... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Books I’d like to read: Climate change, critical thinking, the dangers of big data and moreto the dark side of Big Data. And, finally, on the fiction side… Internationa
Books I’d like to read: Climate change, critical thinking, the dangers of big data and more
ScienceBlogs / Posted 21 days ago
to the dark side of Big Data. And, finally, on the fiction side… Internationally best-selling and respected novelist Margaret Atwood and acclaimed artist Johnnie Christmas collaborate for one of the most highly anticipated comic book and... Read more
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The Columbian
Fall the season for year’s best book offeringslength, and some of the top fiction authors from around the world have new work
Fall the season for year’s best book offerings
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
length, and some of the top fiction authors from around the world have new works coming, including Ian McEwan, Zadie Smith, Margaret Atwood, T. Coraghessan Boyle, Rabih Alameddine, Emma Donoghue, Jonathan Safran Foer and Michael Chabon. Ann... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In honor of Shakespeare’s death 400 years ago, ‘Hamlet’ turns into a romppresent-day revisions of plays within the Shakespeare canon – including new nov
In honor of Shakespeare’s death 400 years ago, ‘Hamlet’ turns into a romp
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
present-day revisions of plays within the Shakespeare canon – including new novels by such luminaries as Anne Tyler and Margaret Atwood, and such other best-selling authors as Tracy Chevalier, Gillian Flynn and more. McEwan is not among the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Margaret Atwood: “A character who is part cat and part owl is accessible to everybody”Is Margaret Atwood a feminist? That’s what I’m trying to work out during our la
Margaret Atwood: “A character who is part cat and part owl is accessible to everybody”
The New Statesman / Posted 26 days ago
Is Margaret Atwood a feminist? That’s what I’m trying to work out during our lamentably brief time together squished around a table in the back of a promotional booth at a comics convention in California. Obviously, you might roll your eyes, Have you... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bestselling Author to Visit New Zealandunforgettable tale that critics and readers compared to the novels of Cormac Mc
Bestselling Author to Visit New Zealand
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
unforgettable tale that critics and readers compared to the novels of Cormac McCarthy, Michael Crichton, Stephen King, and Margaret Atwood. Published in 2010, it became a runaway bestseller and enchanted readers around the globe.It spent three... Read more
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Boston Globe
In his novel, Aaron Thier takes the long view on climate changefiction. “Cli-fi,” as it is sometimes called, uses tools of storytelling to add
In his novel, Aaron Thier takes the long view on climate change
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
fiction. “Cli-fi,” as it is sometimes called, uses tools of storytelling to address possible outcomes of climate change. Margaret Atwood and Ian McEwan stand at one end of the spectrum; at the other, a host of writers of young-adult dystopian... Read more
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Torontoist
What to Check Out in Toronto August 29–September 4: The Glass Menagerie, Fan Expo, BuskerFest9:30 p.m., $10. This year’s 22nd annual Fan Expo will feature comic, entertain
What to Check Out in Toronto August 29–September 4: The Glass Menagerie, Fan Expo, BuskerFest
Torontoist / Posted 30 days ago
9:30 p.m., $10. This year’s 22nd annual Fan Expo will feature comic, entertainment, and cultural icons such as Stan Lee, Margaret Atwood, George Takei, and many more, plus more cosplay than you could ever imagine. Metro Toronto Convention Centre... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fall book preview A rich season FOR FICTIONlength, and some of the top fiction authors from around the world have new work
Fall book preview A rich season FOR FICTION
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
length, and some of the top fiction authors from around the world have new works coming, including Ian McEwan, Zadie Smith, Margaret Atwood, T. Coraghessan Boyle, Rabih Alameddine, Emma Donoghue, Jonathan Safran Foer and Michael Chabon. Ann... Read more
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The New Yorker
Rare Books for Sale, Excellent Conditiontears, the salty drops that offer us brief respite from our spiritual purgatory
Rare Books for Sale, Excellent Condition
The New Yorker / Posted 1 months ago
tears, the salty drops that offer us brief respite from our spiritual purgatory. Moderate sunning. “The Edible Woman” (Margaret Atwood) McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1969. PROTO SECOND EDITION. This beautiful edition is bound in maroon... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How the late Ellen Seligman reshaped Steven Price’s epic By Gaslightnearly four decades at McClelland & Stewart, Seligman worked with many of the c
How the late Ellen Seligman reshaped Steven Price’s epic By Gaslight
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
nearly four decades at McClelland & Stewart, Seligman worked with many of the country’s literary giants – including Margaret Atwood, Leonard Cohen, Anne Michaels, Rohinton Mistry, Michael Ondaatje and Jane Urquhart. She published Nobel... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Great Books Club begin discussions on Sept. 12William Faulkner/Flannery O'Connor Nov. 14 - "Envy," Edith Wharton/Tobias Wolf
Great Books Club begin discussions on Sept. 12
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
William Faulkner/Flannery O'Connor Nov. 14 - "Envy," Edith Wharton/Tobias Wolff Dec. 12 - "Anger," Rudyard Kipling/Margaret Atwood Jan. 9 - "Sloth," Anton Chekhov/Bobbie Ann Mason Feb. 13 - "Greed," D.H. Lawrence/Elizabeth Bowen March 13... Read more
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Boston Globe
Margaret Atwood chats with Class of 2020 at BrandeisAuthor Margaret Atwood at Brandeis earlier this week. The celebrated Canadian
Margaret Atwood chats with Class of 2020 at Brandeis
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Author Margaret Atwood at Brandeis earlier this week. The celebrated Canadian writer Margaret Atwood was at Brandeis this week to speak to incoming freshmen. The novelist/poet who’s been shortlisted several times for the prestigious Book Prize... Read more

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