Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has posthumously pardoned 34 victims of racial lynching in the state between 1854 and 1933 who were denied legal due process.
James McBride’s latest honor for the novel “Deacon King Kong” is a real New York story.
FILE - Author Maggie O'Farrell poses for the media at the Costa book awards in London on Jan. 25, 2011.
O'Farrell's "Hamnet," an imagined take on the death of Shakespeare...