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Going 'Hungry' :: Author J. Patrick Redmond on His New Novel

By Milke Halterman | Apr 30
"Some Go Hungry" discusses what life is like for people in a small Indiana town after an unsolved murder and possible hate crime tears apart the social fabric of the community. The author offers insight into the novel's fiction and its fact.

Squawk! Diana Henry Wins James Beard Award for 'A Bird in the Hand'

Apr 27
Diana Henry's "A Bird in the Hand" won the James Beard Award for Best Book Single Subject category at Tuesday evening's awards ceremony in New York City.

New Book Examines Gender's Role in Press Freedom

By Michael Astor | Apr 27
Sexualized violence, online harassment and gender-based discrimination all play a role in inhibiting press freedom according to a new book released by the Committee to Protect Journalists on Wednesday.

Photography Book 'See Me' Changes Views of LGBT Homeless Youth

By EDGE | Apr 12
On April 14 at the Shinnyo Center on W. 36th Street in New York City, renowned photographer Alex Fradkin welcomes the community to the launch party for "See Me: Transforming the Lives on NYC's Homeless Youth."

95 Mississippi Authors Call for Repeal of Anti-LGBT Law

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Apr 12
A former U.S. poet laureate, winners of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize, and best-selling authors including John Grisham are among 95 Mississippi authors urging state officials to repeal an anti-LGBT law.

Lena Dunham to Help Oversee Imprint at Random House

Apr 6
Lenny, the feminist newsletter co-founded by author and "Girls" creator Lena Dunham, is becoming Lenny the publishing imprint.

Books About LGBT Rights, Jazz Age Win Asnifield Wolf Prizes

Apr 6
Books about LGBT rights, the Jazz Age and tap dancing are among the winners of the 81st annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, given for literature that confronts racism and examines diversity.

Authors of Kid's Books Seek Repeal of North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law

Apr 5
Nearly 270 authors and illustrators of children's books have signed a letter calling on North Carolina to repeal a new law preventing specific anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people for public accommodations and restroom use.

'For the Love of Wine' Explores Ancient Wine Culture

By Kevin Begos | Apr 5
In "For the Love of Wine," New York City writer and natural wine advocate Alice Feiring takes readers on her passionate journey to explore the republic of Georgia in the Caucasus Mountains.

Book Explores America's Obsession with Junk

Apr 5
There are more than two dozen reality TV shows starring junk.

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