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FILE - Ethan Hawke poses for a portrait during the 2020 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 13, 2020. In an audiobook commissioned by the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan and airing online Oct. 19-29 Hawke inhabits the aging Rev. John Ames of Marilynne Robinson's acclaimed novel “Gilead.” (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

Ethan Hawke tapes audio edition of acclaimed novel ‘Gilead’

Ethan Hawke tapes audio edition of acclaimed novel ‘Gilead’

 

Novelist Lydia Millet among National Book Award finalists

Novelist Lydia Millet among National Book Award finalists

 

Caroline native writes acclaimed satirical novel, Dirty Birds

It was informed by his years in central Alberta, says Morgan Murray

 

Former chief justice Beverly McLachlin among Shaughnessy Cohen Prize finalists

TORONTO — A memoir by the Supreme Court of Canada’s first female…

Rift between royal brothers laid bare in new book extract

LONDON — Prince William infuriated Prince Harry when he told his younger…

  • Jul 27, 2020

Emma Donoghue on how her pandemic-set historical novel echoes the present

Emma Donoghue on how her pandemic-set historical novel echoes the present

‘Into the Wild’ bus removed from Alaska backcountry

JUNEAU, Alaska — An abandoned bus in the Alaska backcountry, popularized by…

Former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney to release book next spring

Former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney is releasing a new book…

New chapter: Bibliophiles thrilled as many bookstores set to reopen

New chapter: Bibliophiles thrilled as many bookstores set to reopen

Film adaptation of new ‘Hunger Games’ book is in the works

NEW YORK — The next “Hunger Games” book is coming out next…

  • Apr 22, 2020

Markoosie Patsauq, first Inuit novelist, lived the history of his people

Markoosie Patsauq, first Inuit novelist, lived the history of his people

Plague as art: Over the centuries, many kinds of stories

NEW YORK — Lauren Beukes, a script and fiction writer, is drawn…

  • Mar 23, 2020

Jane Goodall’s ‘The Book of Hope’ coming out in 2021

NEW YORK — Jane Goodall’s next book will be a tribute to…

Canadian poet M. NourbeSe Philip to receive PEN America writing award

NEW YORK — Canadian poet and fiction writer M. NourbeSe Philip and…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Harold the dog can talk and Red Deer is Alberta’s capital, in Harley Hay’s latest book

Red Deer author writes about an imaginary four-footed friend

Book signing in Red Deer for biography authored by CBC Radio host

The life of late chef Gail Hall is recounted in Maps, Markets and Matzo Balls

Edmonton public schools to review its ‘books to weed out’ list due to concerns

Edmonton Public Schools says it’s taking down its book review site after…

Jill Eisenstadt ends long hiatus as novelist

NEW YORK — Before she could finally complete that third novel, Jill…

  • Jun 5, 2017