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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Charles Wright, Who Writes Of God And Nature, To Be Poet Laureate

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Also: Leslie Jamison is writing two new books; a poem by Rowan Ricardo Phillips.

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Book News: Appeals Court Rules Digital Library Doesn't Violate Copyright Law

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Also: Eric Hill, creator of the Spot the Dog series, has died; Karl Ove Knausgaard looks at his uncomfortable relationship with celebrity.

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Book News: 'Calvin And Hobbes' Creator Returns (For A Little While)

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Also: a rare new story by Haruki Murakami; a U.S. ambassador is sworn in on a Kindle.

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Book News: Maya Angelou Remembered As Having 'The Voice Of God'

Monday, June 09, 2014

Also: Edan Lepucki interviews her agent; Karl Ove Knausgaard on the downsides of success.

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Book News: Hachette Announces Layoffs Amid Amazon Dispute

Friday, June 06, 2014

Also: Ruth Graham says adults should be "embarrassed" to read YA novels; a judge ends Harper Lee's lawsuit against hometown museum.

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Book News: Experimental Debut Novel Wins Prestigious Baileys Prize

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Also: A book at one of Harvard's libraries is "without a doubt bound in human skin"; J.K. Rowling has released an excerpt of her new novel.

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Book News: Amazon Defends Tough Negotiating Tactics

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The retailer has been in a spat with the publisher Hachette. Also: Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn is writing an adaptation of Hamlet; Hillary Clinton released the "author's note" to her memoir.

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Book News: U.K. Plan To Cut American Lit From Tests Prompts Fierce Backlash

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

A push to protect To Kill A Mockingbird. Also: Notable books coming out this week include a wildly original collection of poetry and a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad thriller.

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Book News: NASA Has Free E-Book On Decoding Extraterrestrial Messages

Friday, May 23, 2014

Also: Amazon has removed the "Buy" buttons from a number of Hachette titles; Hassan Blasim's short story collection The Iraqi Christ has won the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize.

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Book News: Sam Greenlee, Author Of 'The Spook Who Sat By The Door,' Dies

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Also: Philip Roth schedules another interview; Neil Patrick Harris' autobiography.

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Book News: Ray Bradbury's House Is Up For Sale

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

"Everyone must leave something behind," the author once wrote. Also: Philip Roth retires from sandwich eating. And Jane Fonda is writing a novel.

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Book News: Politician's Story Of Growing Up Poor Wins Ondaatje Prize

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Also: Freegan, crowdfunding are added to Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary; Joshua Ferris talks to The Paris Review about the difficulty of naming characters.

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Book News: Novel Mocking Literary Prizes Wins Literary Prize

Monday, May 19, 2014

Also: Jennifer Weiner on blurb inflation; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: If Jesus Dictates A Book To You, Who Holds The Copyright?

Friday, May 16, 2014

Also: Jonathan Safran Foer joins forces with Chipotle; two new Flowers in the Attic novels will revisit the arsenic- and incest-laced world of the Dollanganger siblings.

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Book News: Rush Limbaugh Wins Children's Book 'Author Of The Year' Award

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Also: Publishers Lunch has a free e-book with excerpts from more than 30 of the most anticipated books of fall and winter; an ode to air purification that actually purifies the air.

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Book News: Was A Belgian Policeman The Real-Life Hercule Poirot?

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Also: Ralph Waldo Emerson's 1863 letter of recommendation for a job-seeking Walt Whitman; an interview with Peggy McIntosh, who wrote about "white privilege."

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Book News: Each Page Of 'A Drinkable Book' Kills Bacteria In Drinking Water

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

A "Drinkable Book" can be used to treat drinking water. Also: a new book claims to know the identity of the Zodiac Killer; why all books about Africa use the same cover image.

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Campy, Sweet Love Letters, Straight From The Kitten Basket

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Christopher Isherwood was in his 40s when he met the teenage Don Bachardy. They spent the next three decades making up a tender storybook world, expressed in a new collection of their love letters.

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Book News: Author Of Invented Holocaust Memoir Ordered To Return $22.5 Million

Monday, May 12, 2014

Misha Defonseca's book described her adoption by wolves and her killing of a Nazi soldier. Also: an excerpt from Hillary Clinton's memoir, and notable books coming out this week.

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Separatists Vote To Split From Ukraine; Russia 'Respects' Decision

Monday, May 12, 2014

The vote is illegitimate, Ukraine's leaders in Kiev and Western governments say. Separatist leaders say Sunday's referendum shows strong support for secession; recent surveys tell a different story.

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