Booker season: Breaking our hearts

Empathy is a novelist's greatest gift. Whether it is transforming the wave of migrants crossing into Europe into three individuals who the reader...
New generation of Nigerian novelists emerge

...exile and loss. The new novelists chronicling modern Nigeria...individual's place in society, novelists find the universal in...for home. Or maybe, novelist Sefi Atta said with...California-based poet and novelist whose work has been...United States, said novelists can offer a more nuanced...
Reporter-turned-novelist lives her secret dream

...transition from frustrated newspaper reporter to part-time crime novelist to critically acclaimed best-selling author. But her bold...endgame was ... 'I'm going to quit my day job and be a novelist,"' Lippman said. She can recall only one time she said...
Novelist brings alive the power of women

LOS ANGELES - Novelist Karen Essex remembers when she encountered the name "Aspasia," a courtesan in ancient Greece, while reading Plutarch in graduate...
Veteran novelist's new book delves into Civil War

...he was teaching at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania did the novelist first visit Gettysburg, where he was transfixed by another...books can I get out now that I know what I'm doing?"' Novelist Jennifer Haigh, who studied with Olmstead at Dickinson, says...
Award-winning romance novelist blushes at her own prose

...Jackie Goforth, blushes at the prose that makes her an award-winning romance novelist. A U.S. Postal Service manager in Anchorage by day and romance novelist by night, Goforth could pass for one of the heroines in her books, which she...
From Russia with intrigue

As he admired the lush greens of the Mendenhall Valley Friday, it was not lost on Russian novelist Vladislav Bakhrevsky that on the other side of the globe his countrymen were observing one of their biggest holidays - Victory...
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Juneau Empire Online Archive Sports: Novelist Clancy becomes Vikes' majority owner 2/3/98

... archive page Home Tuesday, February 3, 1998 Novelist Clancy becomes Vikes' majority owner Last modified at...February 3, 1998 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS - Novelist Tom Clancy will be the new majority owner of the Minnesota...
NaNoWriMo: Aspiring novelists hustle to write 50,000 words in 30 days

Should you find your favorite coffee shop curiously crowded lately, it's not because legislative session started early or tourist season ended late.
Registration opens for Tutka Bay Writers Retreat

...of this year's retreat is "When the Words Burn." and the featured writers are Gary Geddes and Ann Eriksson.Canadian novelist and biologist Eriksson combines her background in ecology with her life experiences in her fiction. Born in Saskatchewan in...


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