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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Maker Of 3-D Printed Guns Has A Book Deal

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Also: Mary Miller on writing; Simon & Schuster acquires a book from the man behind the Twitter account @GSElevator; Mallory Ortberg imagines a "Choose Your Own P.G. Wodehouse Adventure."

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Book News: Kenyan Writer Comes Out In Defiance Of Anti-Gay Laws

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Also: Finalists announced for the Costa prize; Greg Mortenson on Three Cups of Tea; Ben Marcus on why he loves Kafka.

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Book News: Billy Collins' Papers Sold To The University Of Texas

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Also: Greg Mortenson to appear on the Today Show; Renata Adler's 1965 report from the march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala.; Nick Laird on poetry.

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Book News: Amazon Wants To Ship Products Before You Even Buy Them

Monday, January 20, 2014

Also: Lewis Wolpert admits lifting material from other authors; E. L. Doctorow on reading; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Hilary Mantel's New Book Reportedly Will Star Margaret Thatcher

Friday, January 17, 2014

Also: Two unpublished novels from Stella Gibbons; a new study finds that "print remains the foundation of Americans' reading habits"; Elias Muhanna on the torching of a library in Lebanon.

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Book News: World War I Diaries Of British Soldiers Digitized

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Also: Dostoevsky's intricate pen-and-ink doodles; Jelani Cobb on the complex legacy of Amiri Baraka; romance writer Sylvia Day gets an eight-figure advance for two novels.

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Book News: Argentine Poet Juan Gelman Dies At 83

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Also: How to tell whether you're in a Brontë novel; Simon & Schuster launches a new sci-fi imprint.

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Book News: Prize-Winning Mystery Writer Is Also A Murderer

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Alaric Hunt wrote Cuts Through Bone from his prison cell. Also: Irish poet Sinéad Morrissey wins the T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry; James Frey pens a Hunger Games-esque young adult novel; and the Hatchet Job of the Year awards are handed out to reviewers.

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Book News: Adichie, Tartt Are Finalists For National Book Critic's Circle Awards

Monday, January 13, 2014

Also: Hilton Als on Amiri Baraka; The Chronicle of Higher Education takes a critical look at the "graying" New York Review of Books; and the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Will Your Book Sell? There's An Algorithm For That

Friday, January 10, 2014

Also: Poet Amiri Baraka has died at age 79; Augusto Pinochet's personal library.

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Book News: Cache Of Letters From 'Frankenstein' Author Found

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Also: "Because" is named the word of the year; a new poem by Paul Beilstein.

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Book News: Biography Of Fox's Roger Ailes Alleges Sexism, Anti-Semitism

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

Also: Former U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates' new memoir is critical of the Obama White House; The Morning News' annual Tournament of Books announces its contestants; a new short story from Nicole Krauss.

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Book News: Scores Of Books Burned In Lebanese Library Torching

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

Also: Zola Books has bought Bookish; Gary Shteyngart goes on a walking tour of Queens, N.Y., for The Wall Street Journal; Costa Book Awards are announced.

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Book News: Steve Jobs Biographer Asks Internet To Help Edit New Book

Monday, January 06, 2014

Also: Martin Amis on his stepmother, the novelist Elizabeth Jane Howard; journalist and author Simon Hoggart has died; the best books coming out this week.

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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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