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Margeaux Weston Announces New Nonfiction Middle Grade Collection

Margeaux Weston, the nonfiction editor at the Hugo Award-winning literary magazine FIYAH, has announced a new nonfiction middle grade collection. Everything but Typical will highlight the lives of a diverse group of influential people who are also neurodivergent, including Simone Biles, Greta Thunberg, Armani Williams, Octavia Butler, and more. Weston tweeted, “I’m super excited to announce my upcoming book, a project super close to my heart! For all my neurodivergent kids, you are enough. Thank you @ericsmithrocks for pushing this project through! We did it!” The book is expected to publish in winter 2025.

New Daisy Jones and the Six Trailer Released Ahead of March 3 Premiere

Amazon has released a new trailer of Daisy Jones and the Six ahead of the series’ March 3rd premiere. The highly anticipated series is based on the best-selling novel by Taylor Jenkins Reid and stars Riley Keough and Sam Claflin. Will Harrison, Suki Waterhouse, Josh Whitehouse, Sebastian Chacon, Nabiyah Be and Tom Wright also star, with a special guest appearance by Timothy Olyphant. The series premieres on March 3 on Prime Video, with new episodes released every Friday through March 24.

Vermont Man’s Book Becomes a Bestseller After Daughter’s TikTok Goes Viral

Vermont author Lloyd Devereux Richards is now a bestselling author more than a decade after publishing his first novel, Stone Maidens, and it’s all thanks to his daughter’s TikTok account she created to promote his work. The first TikTok Marguerite Richards created about her father’s story was viewed more than 43 million times, and received more than 9.6 million likes. Since then, Stone Maidens has sold out on Amazon and reached number 1 on the site’s bestsellers list. “I’m grateful. I’m very happy,” Lloyd said about his surprise success. “I just can’t believe it.”

Cookbook Showdown: The Best King Cake Recipes, Tested

Want to make your own king cake this Mardi Gras? One home baker tested four king cake recipes to find out which cookbook takes the cake.