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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Authors Rip U.K. Ban On Sending Books To Prisoners

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Louise Erdrich has a new short story; The New York Public Library has launched a book recommending tool that uses an algorithm to suggest titles.

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Book News: Hitler As A Comedian? Comic Novel Tests Limits Of Humor

Monday, March 24, 2014

New rules in the U.K. ban people from sending books to prisoners; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Khushwant Singh, Who Wrote Of India's Bloody Partition, Dies

Friday, March 21, 2014

Also: Miss Manners on what to do if you are accused of a literary conspiracy; the shortlist for the Stella Prize is announced; the winner of the Diagram Prize for oddest title.

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Book News: Meg Wolitzer To Publish A YA Novel Inspired By Sylvia Plath

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Also: A Q&A with Wolitzer; author behind the @GSElevator account gets a new book deal; Matt Seidel mocks the writerly trope of beginning essays with "There are two kinds of novelists ..."

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Book News: Notorious TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau Gets 10 Years In Prison

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Also: HarperCollins has bought the rights to JRR Tolkien's translation of Beowulf; Zadie Smith writes about the small losses from climate change; poet Bill Knott dies for the final time.

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Book News: U.K. Campaign Wants To Slay Pretty Princesses, Valiant Knights

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Also: NoViolet Bulawayo wins the PEN/ Hemingway award for her novel We Need New Names; the Authors Guild elects a new leader; Guernica's stellar special issue on the American South.

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Book News: Lawrence Ferlinghetti's Travel Journals Will Be Published

Monday, March 17, 2014

Also: A new story from J.K. Rowling; Nigella Lawson on why she became a cookbook writer; Walter Dean Myers reacts to a study's findings on the number of children's books about black people.

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Book News: Children's Books From North Korean Dictators?

Friday, March 14, 2014

Also: Winners of the National Book Critics Circle Award are announced; Martha Woodruff decodes the confusing world of book auctions.

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Book News: Former Factory Worker Wins $100,000 Poetry Prize

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Also: adding a word to the Scrabble dictionary; a new Oprah Winfrey book; T Magazine visits The Ginger Man author J. P. Donleavy.

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Book News: It's True, Keith Richards Is Writing A Children's Book

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Also: The Twitter Fiction Festival launches; Mindy Kaling is writing a second book; the creators of HBO's Game of Thrones series say they know how George R.R. Martin's series will end.

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Book News: 'Fatal Vision' Author Joe McGinniss Dies

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Also: George Saunders' story collection Tenth of December has won yet another major literary award; a poem from Kevin Prufer; audiobook narrator Simon Vance speaks to Slate.

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Book News: Ned O'Gorman, Poet And Founder Of Harlem School, Dies

Monday, March 10, 2014

Also: Ukrainian poet Serhiy Zhadan injured; Adam Johnson on imagining North Korea; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: @GSElevator Author Loses Book Deal

Friday, March 07, 2014

Also: The longlist is announced for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction; Anna Holmes on Scout Finch and Harriet the Spy; Teju Cole on reading.

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The Professionally Haunted Life Of Helen Oyeyemi

Friday, March 07, 2014

With the release of her fifth novel, Boy, Snow, Bird, Helen Oyeyemi is growing out of the literary wunderkind label and into something richer and stranger. Annalisa Quinn has a profile.

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Book News: George Saunders Wins The Story Prize

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Also: finalists for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction announced; testing the Hemingway App; warfare and rocket cats.

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Book News: Sherwin B. Nuland, Author Of 'How We Die,' Dies At 83

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Also: Novelist Kamila Shamsie writes about the process of becoming a British citizen; Lena Dunham to write for Archie Comics; John le Carré on government surveillance.

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Book News: 'Goodnight Moon' Author's Lullabies See The Light After 60 Years

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Also: Ansel Elkins wins the Yale Younger Poets Prize; What Is a Cat? author Bill Adler dies; the possible secret life of W.H. Auden.

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Book News: Phyllis Krasilovsky, Author Of 'The Very Little Girl,' Dies

Monday, March 03, 2014

Also: Philip Roth talks about his male characters; a preview of George R.R. Martin's next book; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Author Criticizes S.C. School Funding Cuts Over Gay-Themed Books

Friday, February 28, 2014

Also: More than 120 academic papers turn out to be fakes; the Israeli Embassy donates 300 books on Anne Frank to Tokyo public; Colson Whitehead talks to The New York Times about writing spaces.

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Book News: 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Sales Top 100 Million

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Nearly half of the erotica series' sales have been in the U.S. Also: There's still inequality in the world of book reviews, where female authors get less attention.

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