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David Caplan
February 01, 2020 - 3:26 am
Best-selling suspense author Mary Higgins Clark, died Friday night in Naples, Florida, according to Simon & Schuster. She was 92. "It is with deep sadness we say goodbye to the "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark," the book publisher tweeted. "She passed away peacefully this evening, January...
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Kevin Killeen
January 29, 2020 - 10:18 am
A St. Louis book store says concerns about public safety pushed them to abruptly cancel this weekend's scheduled talk with the author "American Dirt."
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T.S. Eliot letters
In this Oct. 14, 2019, photo, letters between poet T.S. Eliot and longtime confidante Emily Hale are displayed in Princeton, N.J. Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 marks the first day that students, researchers and scholars can go to the Ivy League school in New Jersey to see these letters that many are saying may reveal more intimate details about Eliot's life and work. (Shelley Szwast/Princeton University Library via AP)
Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 4:36 am
After more than 60 years spent sealed up in a library storage facility, about 1,000 letters written by poet T.S. Eliot to confidante Emily Hale will be unveiled this week, and scholars hope they will reveal the extent of a relationship that's been speculated about for decades. Many consider Hale to...
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Toni Morrison
AP Photo/Guillermo Arias, File
August 06, 2019 - 10:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” ″Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88. Publisher...
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Fans celebrate as the sun sets after a solo home run by St. Louis Cardinals
Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports
April 27, 2018 - 3:09 pm
St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer Benjamin Hochman shared some of the stories that are featured in his upcoming book, "The Big 50: The Men and Moments that Made the St. Louis Cardinals."
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A small village. Landscape nature. Syria. Desert.
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April 11, 2018 - 8:06 am
The author of a recent book on chemical warfare says if reports out of Syria are true, then civilians there suffered a horrible fate.
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