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News

Whip-Smart: Rocker Liz Phair Scores Two-Book Deal

Also in the news: Will it always be "too soon" for The Punisher? And why are so many classic kid lit stars so eccentric? Welcome to your Daily Blunt.

Books

R.J. Palacio’s Wonder, and 6 More Books on Acceptance and Love

With the film adaptation of R.J. Palacio's bestselling Wonder hitting theaters, we're taking a look at a few more books that preach acceptance and love.

Books

The Jo March Effect: Should Classic Heroines Bow to Convention?

Little Women’s Jo March set her writing aside to become a mother and wife – and so many classic heroines followed suit. But should they have?

Culture

Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult with Fresh (Tear-Stained) Eyes

Bruce Handy's Wild Things encourages reading children’s books as an adult, and here, he shares strong emotions he's experienced with children's stories.

News

Survey: 1 in 5 British People Can’t Name a Single Literary Author

Apparently the prevalence of literature still has room to grow. We've got this, a look at female wins at the Hugo Awards, and more in today's Daily Blunt.

Books

The Quiet Call to Action in Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time

Madeleine L’Engle’s granddaughter Charlotte reflects on the underlying and ever-enduring message running throughout A Wrinkle in Time.