Authors share the emotions and impact when their books are banned

Authors Jerry Craft, Grace Lin and others discuss the personal and professional impact of having parents calling to remove their books from schools and libraries. Shock. Sadness. Anger. To resolve. When an author’s book is questioned, it can go through many emotions. The challenges of the book are nothing new, …

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Greek author wins prestigious European book award for best novel in Europe

Greek novelist Christos A. Chomenidis received the European Book Prize (The European Book Prize) for his novel ‘Niki’ (Victory) with congratulatory messages from Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the Minister of Culture, among others. The European Book Prize, one of the most important distinctions in the field of literature, was …

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Dr Patel discusses new targets in the NSCLC

Sandip P. Patel, MD, discusses novel targets in non-small cell lung cancer. Sandip P. Patel, MD, Associate Professor, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Co-lead, Experimental Therapeutics, Assistant Director, San Diego Center for Precision Immunotherapy, Director, Clinical Trials Office, UCSD Moores Cancer Center, UCSD Health Science, discusses new targets in …

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Buchnevich, absence updates, defense and more

The St. Louis Blues end this week with a 1-2-1 record, with three straight losses to end the week. The team lost some of its luster after a hot start, and the schedule only got tougher. COVID injuries and absences have caught up with the Blues, and the team just …

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Speaking of Books | News from the garden city

Every week, adult reference librarians will recommend recently published books or will be released soon. Most of the recommended books are available as e-books and audiobooks. Find more book recommendations by following the library’s Facebook page. E-books can be requested through the Nassau digital gate at nassau.overdrive.com to download on …

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Deon Meyer’s Benny Griessel novels to be adapted for cinema

Deon Meyer. Photo: Nardus Engelbrecht / Gallo Images Deon Meyer’s Benny Griessel novels are being adapted for the cinema. The award-winning author has just published the latest novel in the book series titled, The Dark Flood. The books center on Benny Griessel, a Detective Inspector from Cape Town who investigates …

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