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The creator of 'Heartstopper' talks about her work and demand for LGBTQ stories

Alice Oseman, the creator of the Heartstopper book series, discusses the latest installment and the demand for LGBTQ literature.

Wed Feb 28, 2024 14:53
The creator of 'Heartstopper' talkers about her work and demand for LGBTQ stories

Alice Oseman, the creator of the "Heartstopper" book series, discusses the latest installment and the demand for LGBTQ literature.

Wed Feb 28, 2024 12:44
Sloane Crosley mourns her best friend in 'Grief Is for People'

Russell Perreault hired Crosley when she was 25 and the two became very close. He died by suicide in 2019. Her first full-length book of nonfiction is a noteworthy addition to the literature of grief.

Wed Feb 28, 2024 12:25
This data scientist has a plan for how to feed the world sustainably

According to the United Nations, about ten percent of the world is undernourished. It's a daunting statistic — unless your name is Hannah Ritchie. She's the data scientist behind the new book Not the End of the World: How We Can Be the First Generation to Build a Sustainable Planet. It's a seriously big thought experiment: How do we feed everyone on...

Wed Feb 28, 2024 10:45
Iraq War failures can be boiled down to miscommunications, according to this author

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with journalist and author Steve Coll about his new book, The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, The CIA, and the Origins of America's Invasion of Iraq.

Wed Feb 28, 2024 00:03
Can a preposition be what you end a sentence with? Merriam-Webster says yes

The dictionary publisher's guidance on the practice has people riled up. Grammarians say the made-up rule is one big waste of time. Not everyone is ready to let it go.(Image credit: Brandon Bell)

Tue Feb 27, 2024 12:23

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