Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Book News: Apple Appeals Ruling In E-Book Price-Fixing Case

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Also: Emily Gould writes about being broke; The Relentless Award is founded in honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman.


Book News: Bernanke Writing A Book On The Fed And The Great Recession

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Also: The man behind the infamous @GSElevator twitter account is outed by The New York Times; Neil Young has a deal for a second memoir; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie condemns Nigeria's anti-gay laws.


Book News: Byline Tally Shows There's Still Gender Bias In Book Reviewing

Monday, February 24, 2014

Also: Ghostwriter says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange "simply couldn't bear" having his autobiography written; the best books coming out this week.


Book News: Year's Oddest Title? 'Pie-ography,' 'Working Class Cats' In Running

Friday, February 21, 2014

Also: a Guardian reporter claims someone was monitoring his book on Edward Snowden as he wrote it; Claire Messud on the semi-colon; Jhumpa Lahiri on short story writer Mavis Gallant.


Book News: James Patterson Is Giving $1 Million To Indie Bookstores

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Also: Finalists for the L.A. Times Book Prizes are announced; Dr. Seuss's hat collection is going on tour; poet Liu Xia hospitalized in China.


Book News: Mavis Gallant, Master Of The Short Story, Dies At 91

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Also: Haruki Murakami's next novel to be published in the U.S., Iain Banks' poetry; Rachel Kushner on gendered writing.


Book News: J.K. Rowling's Second Crime Novel Coming Out In June

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Also: Wendy Doniger on having her book yanked in India; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on what it means to be a feminist; a letter from Lewis Carroll.


Book News: Penguin India Defends Decision To Yank 'The Hindus'

Friday, February 14, 2014

Also: A new Valentine's Day scene from Nathaniel P; James Wood on going home; Robert Caro on LBJ.


Book News: Slam Poet Maggie Estep Dies

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Also: an interview with a copyeditor; a portrait of Hilary Mantel will be shown in the British Library.


Book News: Gabrielle Giffords Writing Book About Gun Control

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Also: The Hatchet Job of the Year is announced; NASA collaborates on sci-fi series; Penguin India pulls book on Hinduism.


Book News: Poet Hashem Shaabani Reportedly Executed In Iran

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Also: Unbearable Lightness of Being author Milan Kundera will publish a book this fall; J.K. Rowling explains more about her regret at matching Harry Potter's Ron and Hermione; and Ru...


Book News: Contenders Revealed For First Folio Prize For Fiction

Monday, February 10, 2014

Also: Romantic thriller written by English comedian Les Dawson discovered two decades after his death; DreamWorks will publish children's books based on its movies; and the best books coming out this week.