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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

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 Rush Limbaugh's second children's book is due next month.


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.


Book News: It's The End Of The Story For Sony's E-Bookstore

Friday, February 07, 2014

Also: Rachel Kushner on her reading habits; Dan Chiasson on Robert Frost; new awards from the Poetry Foundation.


Book News: Hundreds Of Writers Denounce 'Chokehold' Russian Laws

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Also: Kobo has a new CEO; Teju Cole is writing a nonfiction book; Natasha Trethewey on W.H. Auden.