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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Pulitzer 'Winner' Takes on A Whole New Meaning

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Also: Shakespeare's favorite month; Edith Wharton's birthplace is now a Starbucks; book cover designers on jacket art.

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Vivid Novel About North Korea Wins Pulitzer Honor

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Adam Johnson took the fiction prize for The Orphan Master's Son, his sharp take on life in the authoritarian regime under Kim Jong Il.

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Book News: Pulitzer Fiction-Prize Watchers Can Rest Easy This Year

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Also, Captain Underpants is under attack; Granta's new "Best Of Young British Novelists"; the Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist announced.

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Granta's 'Best Of Young British Novelists' Shows A 'Disunited Kingdom'

Monday, April 15, 2013

Literary magazine Granta's "Best of Young British Novelists" issue reflects the changing face of U.K. literature.

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Book News: Yoko Ono Is Writing A Book Of 'Instructional Poetry'

Monday, April 15, 2013

Also: David Foster Wallace on taxes; Marvel Comics accused of sexism; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: DC Comics Introduces First Transgender Character

Friday, April 12, 2013

Also: Ireland bungles James Joyce coins; a literary hoax; and a new D.H Lawrence manuscript.

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Book News: NYC To Pay Occupy Wall Street For Destroyed Books

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Also: A new T.C. Boyle short story; the problem with the "death" of print; and Maya Angelou speaks with The Daily Beast.

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Book News: New Editor Named At 'New York Times Book Review'

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Also: David Axelrod is writing a memoir; a Kindle creator has choice words for Amazon; Matthew Specktor on the purpose of literature.

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Book News: Margaret Thatcher Authorized A Posthumous Biography

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Also: Christopher Hitchens on being spanked by the "Iron Lady"; Victoria Beale skewers Paulo Coelho; and Robert Silvers on the meaninglessness of the phrase "in terms of."

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Book News: Chile Prepares To Exhume Pablo Neruda's Remains

Monday, April 08, 2013

Also: The EU approves the merger between Penguin and Random House; Lemony Snicket describes the dangers of mayonnaise; and the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Forgotten Young Adult Novels From 1930s Onward To Get New Life

Friday, April 05, 2013

Also: Isabel Allende's love of Zorro; Lemony Snicket makes a Twitter appearance; Cat Marnell's book proposal was leaked.

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Book News: Hillary Clinton's New Memoir To Cover Arab Spring, Killing Of Bin Laden

Thursday, April 04, 2013

Also: Mark Twain's advice to little girls; Benjamin Lytal on Vladimir Nabokov; and author and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala has died.

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Book News: Author And Wife Of Amazon CEO Defends Online Retailer

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Also: Scottish science fiction writer Iain Banks says he has late stage gall bladder cancer and likely won't live into 2014; a blog calculates the price of Hogwarts Castle; some unfounded literary rumors; and the "politically subversive" poem at the base of the Statue of Liberty.

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Book News: American Library Association, Barnes & Noble Called 'Facilitators Of Porn'

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Also: Accidental haikus in The New York Times; Alanis Morissette is working on a book; the history of the word "clue."

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Book News: Shakespeare Was A Tax Evader And Food Hoarder, Researchers Say

Monday, April 01, 2013

Also: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie disses V. S. Naipaul; a new biography of Derrida; and the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: New Book To Feature Unseen Works Of Art By Jean-Michel Basquiat

Friday, March 29, 2013

Also: Amazon buys Goodreads; a new book from E. L. Doctorow; Ayn Rand on C.S. Lewis.

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Book News: Taliban Shooting Victim Is Publishing A Memoir: 'I Am Malala'

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Also: Sheryl Sandberg's spokesperson reportedly lashes out at a critic; Sylvia Plath's children's book; and the Atlas Shrugged adaptation no one asked for.

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Book News: Fifty Shades Of Greenbacks: Random House Profits Jump

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Also: The Daily Beast says it has uncovered more plagiarized passages in Jane Goodall's book; Junot Diaz goes head to head with Stephen Colbert on immigration.

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Book News: Wis. Governor Takes Heat Over His Choice Of Ghostwriter

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Also: Barnes & Noble giving away free e-readers this week; Marjane Satrapi on Persepolis; and a teenage Hemingway's dimples.

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Book News: Willa Cather's Letters To Be Published Against Her Wishes

Monday, March 25, 2013

Also: the best books coming out this week; Philip Roth on the joys of napping; Caroline Kennedy on books about Catholicism.

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