April, 2008

Dear American Airlines and Creative Publicity

by admin | Apr-17-2008

If you, like Steve Weinberg, are looking forward to reading “Dear American Airlines: A Novel,” by Jonathan Miles, you’ll be happy to know that the author is...read »

What Steve Weinberg is Looking Forward to Reading

by admin | Apr-17-2008

Longtime NBCC member and former board member Steve Weinberg has had a big few months:  His new book, “Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and...read »

CRITICAL LIBRARY: RICHARD B. WOODWARD

by admin | Apr-16-2008

The National Book Critics Circle regularly posts a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from...read »

Quick Roundup

by admin | Apr-15-2008

Maryanne Wolf explains the magic, mystery, and pathology behind reading and says the whole thing isn’t terribly natural. Neither is writing—especially if...read »

Of Blurbatology

by admin | Apr-14-2008

“If you recant a blurb,” asked Ron Hogan at GalleyCat last week, “does anybody really care?” My impression so far is, not really. If there is nothing else to...read »

SMALL PRESS SPOTLIGHT: ALESSANDRA LYNCH

by admin | Apr-11-2008

It was a terrible cloud at twilight, Pleiades Press, 2008.Alessandra Lynch is also the author of Sails the Wind Left Behind. She was born on the East River...read »

Stomach and Writing Questions for Frederick Kaufman

by admin | Apr-09-2008

Frederick Kaufman is the author of “A Short History of the American Stomach,” newly released from Harcourt.  It’s a riot.  As the jacket copy says, “with...read »

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