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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

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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'Good Lord Bird,' 'The Unwinding' Win National Book Awards

Thursday, November 21, 2013

A visibly shocked James McBride picked up the fiction prize for his novel The Good Lord Bird about a young slave who joins up with abolitionist John Brown. The nonfiction award was won by George Packer for The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America.

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Book News: Postal Service Strikes Sunday-Delivery Deal With Amazon

Monday, November 11, 2013

Also: Malala Yousafzai's book is banned in Pakistan's private schools; Jonathan Franzen on Harriet the Spy; the best books coming out this week.

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Book News: Claire Vaye Watkins Wins The Dylan Thomas Prize

Friday, November 08, 2013

Also: the shortlist for the Bad Sex in Fiction Award; Antarctica's new writer in residence; Buzzfeed won't "talk smack" about books.

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