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Taipei-based novelist shines a light on indentured servitude at sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At an outdoor cafe in the shadow of Taipei 101, Canadian journalist J.W. Henley recalls his first night in the city 15 years earlier: “I ended up on the floor of Tai...

In 2019, immigration novels are especially timely

NEW YORK (AP) — Novels about immigrants, like immigration itself, are a long and central part of American culture. In 2019, books conceived before Donald Trump's rise arrive with a s...

Jesmyn Ward, prize-winning author, has 2 new novels planned

NEW YORK (AP) — National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has her next two novels planned. On Wednesday, Scribner told The Associated Press that Ward will write an adult novel about an ...