Authors ask Waterstones to rehire worker fired after tweet about gender-critical writer | Books

Authors ask Waterstones to rehire worker fired after tweet about gender-critical writer | Books

More than 500 authors and book industry professionals have signed an open letter calling on Waterstones to reverse a decision to dismiss an employee who said she would tear up and throw... Read more »
Authors Respond to the Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Authors Respond to the Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Since last October, the international and American literary landscapes have been deeply affected by the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Gaza. One of the major ways this has manifested is in authors pushing... Read more »
Authors against book bans officially launches

Authors against book bans officially launches

Authors against book bans officially launches Jun 26 2024 After announcing their formation earlier this year, Authors Against Book Bans (AABB), a nascent organization of creators committed to defending the freedom to... Read more »
Authors against book bans officially launches

Geri Halliwell-Horner reveals writing advice she was given by top authors | Geri Horner

Geri Halliwell-Horner has revealed she took writing advice from the twice Booker prize-nominated novelist William Boyd and the bestselling children’s author Jacqueline Wilson when working on her latest children’s book. The former... Read more »
14 Books by AAPI Authors to Read in 2024

14 Books by AAPI Authors to Read in 2024

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage month, when we recognize the cultural presence and contributions of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders and Native Hawaiians. Below is a list of some exciting recent hardcover releases,... Read more »
‘We may lose ability to think critically at all’: the book-summary apps accused of damaging authors’ sales | Books

‘We may lose ability to think critically at all’: the book-summary apps accused of damaging authors’ sales | Books

Hungry for niche knowledge to impress your colleagues? Troubled by the size of a hefty new book? Doubt your abilities to understand complex arguments? Well, today an increasingly competitive industry offers to... Read more »
Authors ask Waterstones to rehire worker fired after tweet about gender-critical writer | Books

Scottish authors criticise cancellation of Glasgow literary festival Aye Write | Literary festivals

Val McDermid, Douglas Stuart and Andrew O’Hagan are among the Scottish authors criticising the cancellation of Glasgow literary festival Aye Write after its funding application was turned down by Creative Scotland. McDermid... Read more »
Authors Respond to the Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Charli XCX prankster is latest in a long line of authors to fool the public | Books

On Wednesday, writer Gabriel Smith shared what at first glance seemed to be an email sent by the singer Charli XCX, asking if she could use the title of Smith’s forthcoming debut... Read more »
Thomas Korsgaard Reads “The Spit of Him”

Thomas Korsgaard Reads “The Spit of Him”

Listen and subscribe: Apple | Spotify | Google | Wherever You Listen Sign up to receive our weekly Books & Fiction newsletter. Thomas Korsgaard reads his story “The Spit of Him” from... Read more »
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