November, 2007

Thinking About New Orleans: Kim Sykes

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-30-2007

It's hard to say how many writers were dislodged, disrupted, disoriented by Hurricane Katrina and aftermath. I've been keeping track of a number of them...read »

Thinking About New Orleans: Lee Meitzen Grue

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-30-2007

It's hard to say how many writers were dislodged, disrupted, disoriented by Hurricane Katrina and aftermath. I've been keeping track of a number of them...read »

What Are You Recommending Anne Tyler

by Anne Tyler | Nov-30-2007

This week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

Preview 2008: Honor Moore’s “The Bishop’s Daughter”

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-29-2007

This excerpt is from the Prologue to "The Bishop’s Daughter," a memoir by the poet Honor Moore, to be published in May 2008 by W.W. Norton. It is Easter,...read »

What Are You Recommending, Martin Riker?

by Martin Riker | Nov-29-2007

This week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

The Long, Long Long List for Fiction

by admin | Nov-28-2007

It would be absurd to act as if the Best Recommended List highlighted everyone's votes -- to do that we'd need a list of books close to a 1,000 titles long....read »

The Long, Long Long List for Poetry

by John Freeman | Nov-28-2007

It would be silly to act as if the five titles on the Best Recommended List encapsulates everyone's votes -- to do that we'd need a very long list. But to...read »

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