Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Barbara Mertz, Mystery Novelist Of Many Names, Dies

Friday, August 09, 2013

Also: Flannery O'Connor's pet peacocks; Pamela Erens on Middlemarch; a new book by George Saunders.


Book News: Publishers Object To Proposed Punishments For Apple

Thursday, August 08, 2013

Also: a literary missed connection; Danielle Steel on condescending questions; Lewis Carroll on etiquette.


Book News: 'Hunger Games'-Themed Camp Opens In Florida

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Also: A new short story by Stieg Larsson; Sherman Alexie's mullet; Rebecca Mead on Jane Austen.


Myths, Legends And Too Much Exposition In 'Goddess Chronicle'

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Japanese crime writer Natsuo Kirino's latest veers into myth and legend: The Goddess Chronicle retells Japan's creation story with a feminist perspective. Reviewer Annalisa Quinn says it's a dark and lovely tale, unfortunately marred by stiff, awkward writing.


Book News: Crime Writer Elmore Leonard Recovering From Stroke

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Also: A new short story by Zadie Smith; Tom Hanks on typewriters; and the unexpected resurgence of Borders.


Book News: Justice Department Proposes Punishments For Apple

Monday, August 05, 2013

Also: The meaning of Homer's "wine-dark sea"; a look at Portnoy's Complaint and the rise of the Jewish sex scandal; the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Battle Rages On In Amazon Vs. Overstock Price War

Friday, August 02, 2013

Also, Orhan Pamuk on the novel, Sherman Alexie on having his book banned; Kelly Clarkson bought a ring owned by Jane Austen but can't take it out of the U.K.


Book News: The Smell Of Chocolate Boosts Book Sales, Study Says

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Also: John Hodgman on Ayn Rand; J.K. Rowling to donate proceeds of new novel to charity; Fox News defends anchor's interview with the author of Zealot.


Book News: Booksellers Irate Over Obama's Amazon Visit

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Also: an excerpt from George R.R. Martin's upcoming novella; a plea from the OED; a new short story from Adam Johnson.


Book News: Campaigner For Jane Austen Banknote Deluged With Threats

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Also: Gary Shteyngart tests out Google Glass; Fifty Shades of Grey and the rise in handcuff accidents.


Book News: Outrage After Fox News Interview With 'Zealot' Author

Monday, July 29, 2013

Also: Stephen King on the subtle art of opening lines; the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Amazon Posts Loss As It Focuses On Long Game

Friday, July 26, 2013

Also: A literary magazine's dating service; Neil Gaiman makes a video game; the virtues of Barnes & Noble.


Book News: Jane Austen To Replace Darwin On The 10-Pound Note

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Also: the history of blurbs; Buzzfeed launches a book section.


Book News: Chuck Palahniuk Working On 'Fight Club' Sequel

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Also: James Lasdun on turning down Doris Lessing; Stephen Hawking's new memoir; why Barnes & Noble isn't dead yet.


Book News: Story By 'Catch-22' Author Published For The First Time

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Also: The 2013 Man Booker Prize longlist is out; Junot Diaz annotates his own work; book critic Dwight Garner on the dangers of reading.


Book News: Scrapbooks Of Hemingway's Childhood Made Public

Monday, July 22, 2013

Also: Sony wins lawsuit brought by owners of Faulkner's works; Kevin Maher on James Joyce's Dubliners.


Book News: J.K. Rowling 'Very Angry' That Law Firm Leaked Her Name

Friday, July 19, 2013

Also: Martin Amis talks about the "burden" of his famous surname; a new study says children's books reinforce gender stereotypes.


Book News: Globe Theatre Taking 'Hamlet' To Every Nation On Earth

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Also: William Blake's cottage is up for sale; Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald is writing a book; Glen Weldon reports from Comic-Con.


Book News: Hemingway Look-Alike Competition To Crown New 'Papa'

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Also: Jonathan Franzen answers an odd accusation; Zadie Smith's next book will be a "science-fiction romp."


Book News: Zimmerman Juror Drops Book Plans

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Also: David Carr on why Barnes & Noble is good for Amazon; The Onion wonders whether J.K. Rowling is a pseudonym for Newt Gingrich.