Magazine Articles Tagged With interviews

Living Room: A Profile of Sam Savage

by Kevin Larimer

Feature

Posted 7.21.14

September/October 2011

Sam Savage wrote for decades and eventually gave up completely before his debut novel was published when he was sixty-five. Now he’s an international best-selling author with a third novel, Glass, published by Coffee House Press, and one simple message for all of us: Art can save you.

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80,000 Illegal Books Seized in Uganda, Colum McCann Discusses Attack, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.7.14

Kensington Publishing expands agreement with Penguin Random House; Book Culture rehires four fired managers; Brazenhead Books to close its doors; and other news.

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A Profile of James Lee Burke

by Benjamin Percy

Feature

Posted 6.18.14

Benjamin Percy

The author of thirty-three novels, including his latest, Wayfaring Stranger, forthcoming from Simon & Schuster in July, James Lee Burke is larger than any of the genres—crime, mystery, thriller—critics use to label his work. At seventy-seven he is, quite simply, a literary giant.

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Agents & Editors: PJ Mark

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 6.18.14

July/August 2014

PJ Mark, whose clients include Samantha Hunt, Wayne Koestenbaum, Dinaw Mengestu, Maggie Nelson, Ed Park, and Josh Weil, talks about what writers can do to improve their chances of success, why fiction is harder to sell than nonfiction, and the importance of trusting your heart.

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Cory Doctorow Tackles Censorship, Amazon Takes on a New Adversary, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.11.14

Appeals court upholds verdict in favor of HathiTrust’s digital library; investor pulls out of Books-A-Million; a Barnes & Noble store closes in Phoenix; and other news.

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StoryCorps Launches LGBTQ Series, Printers Row Lit Fest Turns Thirty, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.10.14

Judge upholds latest suit in ongoing e-book antitrust case; an e-book thriller based on missing Malaysia Airlines flight; a new prize sponsored by Georgia’s poet laureate; and other news.

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Junot Díaz on the Lack of Diversity in MFA Programs, Octavia Butler’s Lost Short Stories, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.1.14

The Bible as America’s favorite book; the popularity of Rumi; an introduction to the best Chinese literature in translation; and other news.

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A Q&A With Willie Perdomo

by Tyehimba Jess

Feature

Posted 5.1.14

Tyehimba Jess

With his new collection of poems, The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon, Willie Perdomo offers a soulful melody that is as deep and vital and dynamic as the poet’s roots in New York City’s Nuyorican poetry scene.

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Harper Lee Permits To Kill a Mockingbird E-book, the Search for Miguel de Cervantes, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.29.14

Bear Grylls to pen thrillers; “ambush poetry” in Las Vegas; the trouble with labeling women’s writing; and other news.

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Journalists in Ukraine Under Threat, Stephen Colbert Audiobook Wins a Grammy, and More

by Melissa Faliveno

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.27.14

Journalists find themselves under increasing threat of violence as protests continue in Ukraine; Sheryl Sandberg's 2013 best-selling book Lean In will become a movie; comedian Stephen Colbert's audiobook has won a Grammy; the Huffington Post rounds up the fifteen hottest romances in literature; and other news.

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