Book publisher W.W Norton has halted shipping and promoting Blake Bailey’s biography of American novelist Philip Roth following multiple sexual misconduct allegations. On Monday, The Story Factory dropped Bailey as an author when the accusations first surfaced, accusations which Bailey denied. The allegations varied in form, beginning with former eighth grade students of Bailey’s at Lusher Middle School in New Orleans claiming that in the nineties he engaged inappropriately with them (with one women claiming that he “groomed” students) to publishing marketing executive Valentina Rice saying that she was raped by him in 2015, according to The New York Times. According to …
Hey book lovers and welcome back to another week of Three to Read! As the weather warms up it’s time to get outside and find a comfy spot to read a good book.
Here are three ‘Beauty and the Beast’ retellings readers should pick up on National Tell a Fairy Tale Day. They will make readers wish they lived in a fantasy land, possessed magical abilities, and were destined to break an age-long curse.
Since it is Black History Month and ‘Malcolm and Marie’ stars two black leads, I decided to take a look at it but I was not prepared for the journey it would take me on. Here’s are my thoughts!