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  1. Winner of the Man Booker Prize announced.


    October 15, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Jamaican author Marlon James has won the 2015 Man Booker Prize for his novel A Brief History of Seven Killings. The prize is awarded each year to a work of…

  2. National Book Award Finalists Announced


    October 14, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    The finalists for the National Book Award–five books in each of the four categories–were announced to today. The winners will receive their awards at a ceremony on Wednesday, November 18th.…

  3. Svetlana Alexievich wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Literature


    October 8, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Svetlana Alexievich, “the Belarusian writer whose oral histories have recorded thousands of individual voices to map the implosion of the Soviet Union,” has won the Nobel prize for literature. That…

  4. Ann Katz Festival of Books & Arts 2015


    October 6, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    This year’s Ann Katz Festival of Books & Arts at the Jewish Community Center runs from October 28 through November 16. Click on the banner to read about all the…

  5. GenCon tickets? Really? The Indiana Authors Award silent auction is on!


    October 4, 2015 by Reader's Connection

    Next Saturday, October 10th, the Indy Author Fair will be held at Central Library, beginning at 10:00 a.m.; and that evening, at 6:30, the doors will open for the Indiana…