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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: 'Cazalet' Author Elizabeth Jane Howard Dies

Friday, January 03, 2014

Also: the lawyer who leaked J.K. Rowling's identity has been fined; Kate DiCamillo is the new national ambassador for young people's literature; Danielle Steel is awarded France's Legion of Honor.

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Book News: Efforts To Ban Books On The Rise

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Kids Right to Read Project says many of the books that parents or groups try to bay are from minority authors. Also: A "recently unearthed" story from Zelda Fitzgerald; and how Vladimir Nabokov loved butterflies.

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Book News: 'It's Kind Of A Funny Story' Author Mourned

Monday, December 23, 2013

Ned Vizzini, 32, killed himself last week, his family says. Other news: American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression makes the free speech case for the right to sell offensive books; "The Ethicist" makes the case for reading leaked J.D. Salinger stories.

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Book News: 'Salmon Fishing in the Yemen' Author Dies

Friday, December 20, 2013

Paul Torday was 67. Also: J.K. Rowling will collaborate on a Harry Potter play; Dave Eggers opines on privacy rights; and The New Yorker launches a poetry podcast.

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Book News: New 'Dragon Tattoo' Novel Coming From New Author

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Also: The Anarchist Cookbook's author says it's time for that book to disappear; and a recipe for "Nietzsche's Angel Food Cake."

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Book News: Was Gollum Done In By Vitamin D Deficiency?

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

There's a theory that the bad guys tend to lose in fantasy novels because they just don't eat well or get out enough. Other news: Romance novelist Janet Daily, who admitted to plagiarism, dies; and boxer Mike Tyson writes about his reading life.

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Book News: Trayvon Martin's Parents Talking To Publishers

Monday, December 16, 2013

Also: The British Library releases more than 1 million images to Flickr; the resistible charms of Alain de Botton; and the earliest prison diary written by a black man or woman.

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Book News: Publisher's Charity To Pay $7.7 Million Settlement In For-Profit Case

Friday, December 13, 2013

Also: The Dictionary of American Regional English goes digital; Alice Gregory on the literature of anorexia; the censorship policies at Guantánamo Bay.

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Book News: Americans Love Their Public Libraries (But Will It Matter?)

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Also: Lila Perl died at 92; David Foster Wallace and grammar; NEA grants awarded.

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Book News: Booksellers' Lawsuit Against Amazon, Publishers Dismissed

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Also: Jennifer Szalai on the problem with "guilty pleasures"; Mike Tyson denied entry into the U.K.; portrait of Jane Austen sold at auction.

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Book News: 500 Authors Demand International Bill Of Digital Rights

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Also: Joan Didion on Martha Stewart; Alice Munro's Nobel interview; the difficulties of judging the National Book Awards.

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Book News: 'Stoner' Created Little Buzz In 1965, But Ignites In 2013

Monday, December 09, 2013

Also: comparing Nora Ephron and Joan Didion; more literary celebrations of Nelson Mandela; the best book coming out this week.

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Book News: Remembering Nelson Mandela, The Author

Friday, December 06, 2013

Also: Ursula K. Le Guin on being called a "sci-fi writer"; new poems from John Ashbery; Richard Brody on Eichmann in Jerusalem.

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Book News: Amazon Launches An Imprint For Short Fiction

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Also: Queer theorist José Esteban Muñoz has died; Norway is digitizing books written in Norwegian; Gary Shteyngart spices up 19th century British literature.

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Book News: Manil Suri Takes Bad Sex In Fiction Award

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Also: Joyce Carol Oates on Mike Tyson; remembering the Egyptian poet Ahmed Fouad Negm; NPR launches a "Book Concierge."

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Book News: Ancient Texts From Vatican And Bodleian Libraries Digitized

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Also: Marina Warner considers sea monsters; Apple gripes about its court-appointed monitor; Ian Rankin on being paid to write.

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Book News: Leaked Salinger Stories Pose An Ethical Dilemma

Monday, December 02, 2013

Also: Amazon is testing delivery by drone; Soviet dissident poet Natalya Gorbanevskaya has died; the best books of the week.

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Book News: Secret Video Documents Conditions In Amazon Warehouse

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Also: a new short story from Romesh Gunesekera; Patricia Cornwell on why she might have been an archaeologist.

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Book News: Psychic And Author Sylvia Browne Dies

Friday, November 22, 2013

Also: A newly published essay by C.S. Lewis; exploring Middle-Earth; Salman Rushdie on the Internet.

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Book News: James McBride, Surprise National Book Award Winner

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Also: a debate on the value of literary prizes; Man Booker winner Eleanor Catton on prize-related nightmares; and Doris Lessing's reaction to winning the Nobel.

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