Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Andrew Cuomo Signs Book Deal With HarperCollins

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Also: a lost love poem by Vita Sackville-West; the history of the octopus in Western culture; and why The Great Gatsby endures.


Book News: 'Winnie-The-Pooh' Author Wrote WWI Propaganda

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Also: A letter from Kurt Vonnegut to JFK; F. Scott Fitzgerald's financial records; Michael Wolff calls for an end to The New York Times Book Review.


Book News: Feminist Icon Mary Thom Dies In Motorcycle Crash

Monday, April 29, 2013

Also: Photographing the library at Guantanamo Bay; authors annotating their own work; and the best books coming out this week.


Book News: DeLillo Wins First Library Of Congress Fiction Prize

Friday, April 26, 2013

Also: Rescuing precious manuscripts in Timbuktu; the birth of the Midwestern noir novel; and a campaign against explicit passages in The Diary of Anne Frank.


Book News: Maya Angelou Out Of Hospital, Recovering At Home

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Also: Sexism on Wikipedia?; a defense of Oprah's Book Club; and Gary Shteyngart is coming out with a memoir next year.


Book News: Letters Reveal A Caustic But Affectionate Salinger

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Also: an unusual job posting on Craigslist; a guided tour of George Saunders' desktop; and charges of nepotism at The New York Times.


Book News: Bush Library Exhibit Puts You In President's Shoes

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Also: Bret Easton Ellis was asked not to attend GLAAD awards; authors who used amphetamines to write; and Isabel Allende's magical realism critiqued.


Book News: E.L. Konigsburg, 'Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler' Author, Dies

Monday, April 22, 2013

Also: A rare recording of Flannery O'Connor speaking on "The Grotesque in Southern Literature," New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg writes a poem; and the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Two Authors Make 'Time' List Of '100 Most Influential People'

Friday, April 19, 2013

Also: Penguin offers to drop Apple ebook deals over European antitrust case; a page out of Thomas Pynchon's latest novel; and a long-overdue apology.


Book News: Vast 'Digital Public Library Of America' Opens Today

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Also: an animated interview with David Foster Wallace; the self-publishing trend; and a spirited defense of Justin Bieber.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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."


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.