Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Deal To Buy Perseus May Boost Hachette's Hand In Amazon Fight

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Also: Lena Dunham on discovering Alice Munro; Yiddish linguistics.


Book News: James Patterson Wants To Give Books To New York City Kids

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Also: The Moscow Times pays a visit to a secret Soviet erotica collection; a poem by late Nobel laureate Wisława Szymborska.


Book News: Prominent Middle East Scholar Fouad Ajami Dies

Monday, June 23, 2014

Also: Spanish police break up a suspected book-counterfeiting ring; notable books of the week.


Book News: Salman Rushdie Wins PEN/Pinter Prize For 'Unflinching' Gaze

Friday, June 20, 2014

Also: an excerpt from Marilynne Robinson's next novel; the problem of translating Proust.


Book News: Cache Of Unpublished Pablo Neruda Poems Found In Chile

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Also: Evie Wyld's gorgeous, grim novel All the Birds, Singing has won the Encore award; Clinton's Hard Choices sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week.


Book News: Author Of Sci-Fi Classic 'Flowers For Algernon' Dies

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Also: NPR Books launches a new series called "Book Your Trip"; David Levithan on why it's important for LGBTQ characters to be well represented in YA novels.


Weiner Takes A Tumble With 'All Fall Down'

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Jennifer Weiner's latest tells the tale of a suburban mom whose outwardly happy life is derailed by pills. Reviewer Annalisa Quinn says the book is hampered by clumsy writing and cruel stereotypes.


Book News: Apple Settles In E-Book Price-Fixing Lawsuit

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Also: Sherlock Holmes is now (mostly) in the public domain; Daniel Genis writes about celebrating Bloomsday in prison.


Book News: Labor Department Investigating Deaths At Amazon Warehouses

Monday, June 16, 2014

Also: Ugandan writer Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi has won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize; notable books coming out this week.


Book News: A Q&A With IMPAC Award Winner Juan Gabriel Vásquez

Friday, June 13, 2014

Also: Alix Ohlin writes about the Swedish author Tove Jansson; Charles Wright speaks with NPR's Melissa Block.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.