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Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Book News: Singapore Pulls 2 Children's Books With Gay Couples From Libraries

Friday, July 11, 2014

Also: Colin Barrett has won the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award; Roxana Robinson on the painful fragility of her concentration.

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Book News: Co-Author Of Book On How Not To Be Gored By A Bull Gets Gored

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Also: Police arrest a man in connection with an attack on author Colum McCann; Ted Scheinman asks his favorite writers what they do about writer's block.

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Book News: Amazon Makes Direct Offer To Hachette Authors

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Also: the CIA style manual; Nancy Andreasen on the origins of creativity.

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Israel Continues Gaza Offensive, Hints At Ground Operation

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Israel says the offensive, which has so far killed at least 53 people and wounded 465, is needed to end rocket attacks from Gaza. Those attacks are continuing, and hitting major Israeli cities.

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Book News: J.K. Rowling Writes A New 'Harry Potter' Story

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Also: A first edition of Marx's Das Kapital has sold for $40,000; Katie Roiphe asks what would have happened if My Struggle were written by a woman.

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Book News: Does Anyone Actually Finish Thomas Piketty's 'Capital'?

Monday, July 07, 2014

Also: an essay on domestic violence from Kelly Sundberg; notable books coming out this week.

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Roxane Gay: 'Bad Feminist,' Real Person

Saturday, July 05, 2014

How do you dig deeper into someone who's already so open about her life, her hopes, her fears? NPR's Annalisa Quinn talks to Gay about her writing, and not acting happy if you don't feel happy.

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Book News: Children's Author Walter Dean Myers Dies At 76

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Also: Colum McCann was hospitalized following an attack at a Connecticut hotel; World Book Night suspends operations.

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Book News: Amazon Defends Negotiating Tactics In Hachette Fight

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Also: The bench in Amsterdam where the main characters sit in the film adaptation of John Green's The Fault in Our Stars is missing; a new poem by Joel Brouwer.

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An Exploration Of 'Friendship' That's Full Of <3

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Emily Gould's new novel follows Bev and Amy, best friends who love each other deeply but don't always get along. Reviewer Annalisa Quinn praises Gould's depiction of genuine female friendship.

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Book News: Chinese Importer Talks About Why Clinton's Book Was Dropped

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Also: Raymond Chandler will get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame; Joy Williams on writing.

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Book News: Irish Writer Dermot Healy Dies

Monday, June 30, 2014

Also: marketing and gender stereotypes; notable books of the week.

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Book News: Irish Writer Dermot Healy Dies

Monday, June 30, 2014

Also: marketing and gender stereotypes; notable books of the week.

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Book News: Evie Wyld Wins Yet Another Award For 'All The Birds, Singing'

Friday, June 27, 2014

Also: Radio Open Source finds an old interview with David Foster Wallace in the WBUR archives; elevator criticism.

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Book News: Ana Maria Matute, Who Wrote Of War-Torn Spain, Dies

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Also: Barnes & Noble splitting in two; a new Judy Blume novel is coming out next year.

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Book News: Deal To Buy Perseus May Boost Hachette's Hand In Amazon Fight

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Also: Lena Dunham on discovering Alice Munro; Yiddish linguistics.

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Book News: James Patterson Wants To Give Books To New York City Kids

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Also: The Moscow Times pays a visit to a secret Soviet erotica collection; a poem by late Nobel laureate Wisława Szymborska.

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Book News: Prominent Middle East Scholar Fouad Ajami Dies

Monday, June 23, 2014

Also: Spanish police break up a suspected book-counterfeiting ring; notable books of the week.

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Book News: Salman Rushdie Wins PEN/Pinter Prize For 'Unflinching' Gaze

Friday, June 20, 2014

Also: an excerpt from Marilynne Robinson's next novel; the problem of translating Proust.

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Book News: Cache Of Unpublished Pablo Neruda Poems Found In Chile

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Also: Evie Wyld's gorgeous, grim novel All the Birds, Singing has won the Encore award; Clinton's Hard Choices sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week.

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