Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Women Writers Dominate Children's Books, Right? Wrong.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Also: Chuck Palahniuk will edit a collection of tough-guy stories; Adrian Mole series author Sue Townsend dies.


Book News: What Are The World's Best New Novels? Libraries Weigh In

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Also: Aleksandar Hemon and Teju Cole in conversation; Mary Cheever has died; Ian McEwan's new book.


Book News: Archie Comics Is Going To Kill Off Archie

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Also: Artist Damien Hirst will write an autobiography; Gabriel Garcia Marquez has left the Mexico hospital where he was being treated for a lung infection.


'Astonish Me' Is An Artful, Elegant Dance

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Maggie Shipstead's latest is named after Sergei Diaghilev's famous admonition to his dancers. Reviewer Annalisa Quinn says that, while not astonishing, it's a "lemon tart of a book, lovely and neat."


Book News: Donna Tartt, Jhumpa Lahiri On Baileys Prize Shortlist

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Also: Walter Isaacson is writing a book about the Internet age; one of Harvard's best-known examples of anthropodermic bibliopegy โ€“ binding books with human skin โ€“ is actually bound in animal skin.


Book News: CIA Tried To Use 'Doctor Zhivago' To Weaken The USSR

Monday, April 07, 2014

Also: Tracy Chevalier will write a novel inspired by Shakespeare's Othello; the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 87, Hospitalized In Mexico

Friday, April 04, 2014

Also: new books by Anne Tyler and Kazuo Ishiguro, and a lost volume by the historian Will Durant.


Book News: Ted Cruz's Book Advance Said To Eclipse Sarah Palin's

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Also: a poem about surveillance by Robert Pinsky; a Divergent-themed summer camp; an unexpected quote from Virgil graces the National September 11 Memorial Museum.


Book News: 'Socks, I've Worn A Few?' Flea Is Writing A Memoir

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

The Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist considers books "sacred." Also: Jimmy Carter signs 1,600 books in a little more than two hours; E-book sales rise (barely); Thomas Pynchon on being called paranoid.


Book News: Jane Goodall Blames Carelessness For Lifted Passages

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

The world famous primatologist says she didn't deliberately plagiarize in her book Seeds of Hope. Also: Keep your guard up for April Fools!


Book News: Stock Market Is 'Rigged,' Author Michael Lewis Says

Monday, March 31, 2014

Also: HarperCollins editor Barry Harbaugh on editing; the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Can Mammy Be Rescued From 'Gone With The Wind'?

Friday, March 28, 2014

Also: George R.R. Martin releases a new chapter of The Winds of Winter; Brad Leithauser writes about the enduring charm of P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves and Wooster.


Book News: Shaken, Stirred: Ian Fleming's Racy Love Letters To Be Sold

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Also: Meg Wolitzer on the origins of her inspiration; journalist and author Jonathan Schell has died.


Book News: Tennessee Williams Tale Of Disappointed Love To Be Published

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Also: Canada's Alice Munro gets a silver coin; a quiz based on Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded.


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.


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.


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.


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 ..."


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.


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.