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6 Authors We Wish We Were Friends With (and Why)

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6 Authors We Wish We Were Friends With (and Why)

Have you ever read a book and fantasized about being BFFs with its author? We sure have. Reading a book is like peering through a small window into a...
10 Reasons We're Inviting Neil Gaiman and Daniel Handler to Our Next Dinner Party

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10 Reasons We're Inviting Neil Gaiman and Daniel Handler to Our Next Dinner Party

Alone, Neil Gaiman and Daniel Handler are plenty charming. But in conversation together, as they were last night at BAM, they comprise a charm offensive...
Miranda July and Lena Dunham Talk Archetypes, Debuts, and Life as a Working Artist

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Miranda July and Lena Dunham Talk Archetypes, Debuts, and Life as a Working Artist

Last night writer, producer, and actress Lena Dunham and author, filmmaker, and actress Miranda July created a concentrated black hole of cool,...
6 Fictional Books We Wish We Could Read

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6 Fictional Books We Wish We Could Read

We’ve all had the experience of falling into a fictional world and finding ourselves unable to climb back out—and it seems that’s a problem...

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4 Mistresses of Dark Contemporary YA

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4 Mistresses of Dark Contemporary YA

There’s no one way to experience adolescence, and no one way to write about it. What’s fantastic about young adult lit is the way it documents...
Joe Hill: Author of Horns and Hero of Horror

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Joe Hill: Author of Horns and Hero of Horror

When you’re a child of Stephen King, it’s perfectly understandable if your mind is a little…twisted. Luckily for the world at large, Joe...
Maggie Stiefvater on Phobias, Titles & Blue Lily, Lily Blue

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Maggie Stiefvater on Phobias, Titles & Blue Lily, Lily Blue

Maggie Stiefvater is the best-selling author of books including the Shiver trilogy, The Scorpio Races, and the thrilling, mind-bending Raven Cycle,...

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John Scalzi Explains the Secret to Writing Books Hollywood Will Love

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John Scalzi Explains the Secret to Writing Books Hollywood Will Love

Just a few months ago, I observed that it was a very good time to be John Scalzi: he was fresh off a 2013 Best Novel Hugo win for Redshirts, with a new...
Robert Jackson Bennett on What Makes a Book an Epic

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Robert Jackson Bennett on What Makes a Book an Epic

Across five published novels, Robert Jackson Bennett has made it a point to never write the same book twice. His debut, Mr. Shivers, won the 2010 Shirley...
With The Bone Clocks, David Mitchell Reinvents the Novel—Again

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With The Bone Clocks, David Mitchell Reinvents the Novel—Again

In reviewing The Bone Clocks, the newest novel from David Mitchell, Publisher’s Weekly asked, “is this the most complex novel ever written, or...

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The Top 5 Author Cameos on The Simpsons

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The Top 5 Author Cameos on The Simpsons

There’s no TV show quite as quoted or as quotable as The Simpsons, the evergreen Fox animated sitcom that’s been on television since George...

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Quiz: Which Murakami Book Is Right for You?

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Quiz: Which Murakami Book Is Right for You?

Haruki Murakami’s latest jazz-inflected journey into the psyche of modern-day Japan hits shelves (and flies off them) today. Colorless Tsukuru...

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