PASCO, Wash. -- A new book vending machine installed at Maya Angelou Elementary in Pasco is inspiring hundreds of children to…
CONNELL, Wash. — The new-look Mid-Columbia Libraries branch in Franklin County is re-opening at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon after undergoing rennovations . According to the Mid-Columbia Libraries, the branch is opening its doors with a new look and…
PASCO, Wash. -- A free neighborhood library complete with books, magazines, snacks, and homemade face masks is now a "library cabinet." KAPP-KVEW first told you about Juanita de Luna's driveway set-up back in March. Neighbors lovingly dubbed her the…
WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Based on a 1999 novel by the same title, 'East of the Mountains' is a new independent film based in Eastern Washington that is set to premiere in September 2021. With close ties to the area,…
PASCO, Wash. — One Pasco woman's attempt to bring the community together with books is now facing pushback from her neighborhood's Homeowner's Association. In February, KAPP/KVEW told…
SPOKANE, Wash. — It’s been a long year in the pandemic, but it’s finally time to ‘Get Lit!’ The Get Lit! Festival is being held by virtually from April 12–18 by Eastern Washington University (EWU). The ‘Get Lit! Festival’ is…
KENNEWICK, Wash. – Readers of all ages will be able to get some free books on Wednesday. The Children’s Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia is encouraging families to adopt a 2021 resolution by reading 20 minutes every day with a…
The staff at an Idaho public library spends most days helping patrons find books they need. But lately, librarians have had to become amateur sleuths -- because someone keeps hiding books to prevent others from reading them.
Merriam-Webster has officially added the nonbinary pronoun "they" as an entry in its dictionary.
Herman Wouk, the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "The Caine Mutiny" and "The Winds of War," died Friday at 103.
No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to READ!
A previously undiscovered "sequel" to Anthony Burgess' dystopian cult classic "A Clockwork Orange" has been found among the author's archives.
The American Civil Liberties Union says a Georgia sheriff is violating prisoners' First Amendment rights by banning books and publications that arrive by mail or from family members.
Chelsea Handler has a new book out and she's more candid than ever.
Some high school students in Massachusetts were shocked last month when they took their statewide assessment exam.
Justice Neil Gorsuch will publish his first book since taking the high court in September, his publisher announced on Wednesday.
Some people aren't happy with JK Rowling's assertions about the love match between Dumbledore and Grindelwald.
NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon has removed books from its website that promoted "cures" for autism, the latest major company to try to limit the amount of misinformation related to autism and the bogus notion that it's caused by vaccines.The Center for Disease Control and Prevention says there is no cure for autism spectrum disorder, only medications that can help some function better. It also says there is no link between vaccines and autism.
A bookseller in southern Italy is offering free books to schoolchildren who bring him one plastic bottle and one aluminum can to recycle.
Test your knowledge of the Bard's plays and the movies they've inspired!
Join up with the Fellowship for this trip through the first book (and movie) of Tolkien's trilogy!
Margaret Atwood, the acclaimed author of "The Handmaid's Tale," is writing a sequel set 15 years after the original book.
Former first lady Michelle Obama said that her oft-admired friendship with former President George W. Bush serves as a reminder of how relationships should be during a time when America only sees all the "nasty parts" of political discourse.
Michelle Obama's book "Becoming" shot to No. 1 on Amazon on Friday, and it's likely to stay there for a while.