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Publisher Indefinitely Delays Release of Sherman Alexie Memoir

The Native American author faces multiple allegations of sexual harassment.

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Carla Hayden is Our Nation's First Black Female Librarian of Congress

Dr. Hayden formerly served as the CEO of Baltimore’s Enoch Pratt Free Library.

In a First for a Latino Author, Matt De La Peña Wins Newbery Medal for 'Last Stop On Market Street'

De La Peña wins the prestigious children’s literature award with a story about being proud of who you are despite living on a low income.