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Stories with person: Donna Tartt
  • 95 Mississippi authors call for repeal of anti-LGBT law story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 1:17 am

    JACKSON, Mississippi - A former U.S. poet laureate, winners of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize, and best-selling authors including John Grisham are among 95 Mississippi authors urging state officials to repeal a law that will let workers cite religious beliefs to deny services to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people.

  • Novelist's life a 'whirlwind' since essay about gang rape 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 12:32 am

    NEW YORK - A novelist who last week posted an open letter saying the gang rape her character endured in the best-selling "Luckiest Girl Alive" was based on her own experience in high school said Wednesday that the past few days have been a "whirlwind."