Dozens of community and nonprofit theaters have been forced to abandon productions of “To Kill a Mockingbird” under legal threat.
The Carnegie winners were announced during the library association’s annual winter meeting, held in Seattle.
Tara Westover’s memoir “Educated” and Richard Powers’ novel “The Overstory” are among the nominees for a $75,000 award by PEN America.
Britain’s decision to leave the EU has seen fiction writers respond with an increasing array of Brexit-infused work.
These are just a few of the highly anticipated books hitting shelves in 2019.
Other winners include Jeffrey C. Stewart’s “The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke” (nonfiction) and Justin Philip Reed’s “Indecency” (poetry).
Anna Burns won the Man Booker Prize for fiction for “Milkman,” a story set in Northern Ireland’s years of Catholic-Protestant violence.