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TORONTO — Author Michael Redhill has won the Scotiabank Giller Prize for his novel "Bellevue Square." ...
The Latest: Sanders says Trump, Franken cases are different

WASHINGTON — The Latest on allegations of sexual misconduct against Sen. Al Franken (all times local): ...
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LONDON — American author David France won Britain's leading nonfiction literary award on Thursday with a book about the activists who fought the AIDS...
Nicaragua’s Sergio Ramirez wins Spain’s Cervantes prize

MADRID — The Spanish government says Nicaraguan author and former politician Sergio Ramirez Mercado has won the 2017 Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world's highest...
Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen win National Book Awards

NEW YORK — Jesmyn Ward's "Sing, Unburied, Sing," a surreal and poetic novel about a struggling family in Mississippi, on Wednesday night won the...
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DAVENPORT, Iowa — An eastern Iowa library has received more than 1,000 books from a single donor. ...
New Orleans writer, Tulane professor wins Gaines Award

NEW ORLEANS — Inspired by W.E.B. DuBois' 1903 essay "The Talented Tenth," a New Orleans writer has written a debut novel that earned her...
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PARIS — France's top literary prize has been awarded to a novel that portrays the Nazis as the product of big business interests —...
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AUSTIN, Texas — Oscar-winning actor and author Tom Hanks used a Texas Book Festival appearance to help a couple get engaged. ...
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NEW YORK — Susan Burton's memoir about her rise from inmate to advocate for ex-convicts has won a new literary prize. ...

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