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The 2020 Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, and Coretta Scott King Award Winners
The prestigious Newbery, Caldecott, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards have long served as a guide to those seeking some of the best original and creative...
going the extra mile
Meet Two B&N Booksellers Who Go Above & Beyond
Erin Doyle Store: Pickerington, OH Exemplifies: Delivering Extraordinary Customer Service The ABCs of Storytime Erin’s store manager says,...
discover great new writers
Drumroll, Please: Introducing the 2016 Discover Award Judges
One of the best parts of a bookseller’s gig is championing writers that haven’t yet become household names—and one of the ways we do that here at...
A Brief Introduction to Alice Munro, Nobel Prize Winner for Literature
Early this morning, it was announced that celebrated Canadian short story writer Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Over the course of...
Announcing the Nominees for the 2013 National Book Awards, aka New Additions to Your Reading List
Book award season is upon us! Last week, under a new set of rules, the National Book Awards released four nominee longlists for the first time ever. This...
The Great Salty One: An Interview with Brandon Sanderson
2013 has been one helluva year for Brandon Sanderson—he recently took home his first two Hugo Awards (for the novella The Emperor’s Soul and the...
Should We Pay Attention to Literary Awards?
Over the weekend, the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America announced the winner of this year’s Nebula Award for Best Novel: Kim Stanley...
5 Things You Didn’t Know About This Year’s Nebula Award Nominees (Unless You’re a Geek)
The Nebula Awards are one of my favorite dorky events of the year....