Top 9 Greatest Hats in Literature

Top 9 Greatest Hats in Literature

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Happy National Hat Day! Yes, this is a real, federally recognized holiday, and to celebrate the world’s oldest head covering (fun fact: the first known pictorial depiction of a hat is a straw hat on a tomb in Egypt dated around 3500 BCE) I’ve compiled a list of the greatest hats in literary history.   9. the cat in the hat I think all of you knew this anthropomorphic feline was going to make an appearance. Making his debut appearance in The Cat in the Hat in 1957, he quickly rose to stardom as one of the most iconic characters in all …

L.L. McKinney Talks A Blade So Black Series And Black Fantasy

L.L. McKinney Talks A Blade So Black Series And Black Fantasy

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I had the privilege of speaking with acclaimed Black author L.L. McKinney about her work and what it means to create inclusive, real and tangible characters to help give more of a voice in the fantasy genre to Black writers and writers of color. We talked about her series A Blade So Black, her writing journey and career so far and she gave me just a little a bit of info on the third book in the series, A Crown So Cursed, coming out in 2021. Today, is Nov, 26, the original publishing date of the classic novel, Alice’s Adventures in …