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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Calif. Law Calls For Textbooks To Teach Significance Of Obama's Election

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Also: Kobo will release a waterproof e-reader; new poems from Idra Novey and Marylen Grigas.

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Book News: Desmond O'Grady, Irish Poet (And Fellini Bit Actor), Dies

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Also: a lively defense of the font Comic Sans; Elissa Schappell on finding her muse.

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Book News: First Superman Comic Soars To $3.2 Million At Auction

Monday, August 25, 2014

Also: an excerpt of Lena Dunham's new book; notable books of the week.

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Book News: David Gregory To Write Book About Judaism

Friday, August 22, 2014

Also: How to tell you're in a Balzac novel; Ernest Hemingway's letters.

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Book News: German Minister Shows Support For Authors' Amazon Protest

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Also: Italian novelist Elena Ferrante gives a rare interview; the history of Arabic noir.

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A Perfectly Cromulent Classical Guide To 'The Simpsons' Marathon

Thursday, August 21, 2014

For a family initially derided as crude, it sure spends a lot of time at the opera. Here's a sampling of embiggened classical music during The Simpsons marathon, which starts today on FXX.

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Book News: Laura Ingalls Wilder's Memoir To Be Published

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Also: Poet Simin Behbahani, known as the "Lioness of Iran," has died; novelist Lev Grossman on finding his vocation.

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U.S. Authenticates Video Of Militants Beheading American Journalist

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

A video in which the extremist group the Islamic State claims to execute American journalist James Foley is authentic, according to U.S. intelligence analysts. Foley was abducted in Syria in 2012.

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Book News: J.K. Rowling Profiles 'Singing Sorceress' Celestina Warbeck

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Also: King Richard III's "privileged" diet; novelist Karen Russell on the fantastical.

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You Would Think 'Adultery' Would Be A Little More Tantalizing

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Critic Heller McAlpin says readers picking up Paulo Coelho's new Adultery in search of deep philosophical insight on marital infidelity and a lack of cliches might be better off with Madame Bovary.

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Book News: Ann Leckie's 'Ancillary Justice' Wins Hugo Award

Monday, August 18, 2014

Also: the virtues of Fanny Price; notable books coming out this week.

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Book News: Orwell Estate Accuses Amazon Of Doublespeak

Friday, August 15, 2014

Also: J.D. Salinger's house is for sale; Lois Lowry says dystopian fiction is "passé."

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Book News: Amazon Expands Into Campus Bookselling

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Also: X-Files star Gillian Anderson is writing a book; a new poem by Graham Hillard.

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Book News: Christian Retailer Halts Sales Of Celebrity Pastor's Book

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Also: summer bikini tips from Anne Sexton; an excerpt from a new book by book jacket designer Peter Mendelsund.

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Book News: George R.R. Martin Was Told Sci-Fi Would Rot His Brain

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Also: a history of novels written entirely in dialogue; the subversiveness of Harriet the Spy.

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Book News: Petitions, Orwell And The Amazon-Hachette Fight

Monday, August 11, 2014

Also, an interview with Ursula Le Guin; notable books coming out this week.

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Book News: Hachette's Deal For Perseus Falls Through

Friday, August 08, 2014

Also: James Patterson pretends to be Jeff Bezos; journalist and author Jim Frederick has died.

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Book News: Google, Barnes & Noble Team Up To Take On Amazon

Thursday, August 07, 2014

Also: Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein will complete Nora Ephron's unfinished screenplay for Lost in Austen; finalists for the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year are announced.

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Book News: U.S. Appeals Court Slams 'Extortion' By Conan Doyle Estate

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Also: 5,000 new words have been added to the official Scrabble dictionary; Marie-Helene Bertino on failure.

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Book News: George R.R. Martin Will Republish Children's Book From 1980

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Also: The queen of England's former press secretary is reportedly writing a book about the royal family; Sheila Heti interviews Joan Didion.

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