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Authors Who Made the Time100 Next List This Year

TIME Magazine has named the people who made its Time100 Next list for 2022. Here are the authors who made the list.

Most Popular Comic Book Superhero by State

Comics have grown in popularity in the last few years, and so have their characters. This shows the most popular superhero by state.

The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to NYT, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon

The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

WOLF HALL Author Hilary Mantel Dies at 70

Booker Prize-winning author Hilary Mantel has died at 70 years old. She was a prolific writer of books, including WOLF HALL.

Who Are The Groups Banning Books Near You?: Book Censorship News, September 23, 2022

Banned Books Week has been a busy week for banning books. That, plus a look at some of the regional groups pushing censorship.

City of Chicago and Chicago Public Library Declare Themselves Book Sanctuaries

The City of Chicago and the Chicago Public Library have declared themselves book sanctuaries, offering a safe space for endangered stories.

5,100 Free Library Cards Issued by Brooklyn Library in Fight Against Book Banning

The Brooklyn Library has issued thousands of library cards across the country, aiding in the fight against censorship.

“Anita Hill Would Have to Agree with Me”: LET’S TALK ABOUT IT Removed from Oak Brook Public Library

LET'S TALK ABOUT IT was quietly pulled from Oak Brook Public Library (IL); village trustee compares it to the Anita Hill testimony.

Spotify Adds Audiobook Feature in U.S.

Today, Spotify has launched its long-awaited audiobooks feature. The company is also looking to create new business models with audiobooks.

Overwhelming Majority of American Voters Strongly Oppose Book Banning According to National Poll

In anticipation of Banned Books Week, EveryLibrary Institute conducted a poll that found that the majority of voters oppose book banning.