David Nicholls | LibraryReads Author

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A LibraryReads top pick for November, an LJ Best Book of 2014, a Man Booker long-listed treat for everyone: David Nicholls’s Us is all that and more.

Librarian Authors at BEA & ALA

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Librarians are a talented bunch. They not only promote and share books, but they also write them! Consider the latest literary efforts by a debut author/librarian and a veteran.

“Rain Is the Ink of the Northwest”: Writers Talk about Place and Fiction at ALA Midwinter

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Friday’s ERT/Booklist Author Forum, moderated by Booklist editor Brad Hooper, brought together a diverse group of novelists to talk about the state of the novel and the role place plays in fiction. Literary fiction writer Ruth Ozeki (My Year of Meats), prolific fantasy author Terry Brooks (“Shannara” series), thriller writer Gregg Olsen (Fear Collector), and […]

Best Acknowledgments of 2012

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Over a year ago, with LJ posting its various “Best of…” lists of 2011, I added one of my own, “Best Acknowledgments of 2011,” for which I looked in lots of that year’s history and biography books (the genres that most often entail library and archives research) to find authors who fully thanked—by name—the library […]

Audrey Niffenegger Covers Jane Austen

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Audrey Niffenegger Covers Jane Austen

Best Acknowledgments of 2011

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Best Acknowledgments of 2011

Life on Tour, Day 9: HO! HO! HO! Ho Boy!!

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Life on Tour, Day 9: HO! HO! HO! Ho Boy!!

Life on Tour, Day 8: What happens in Vegas

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Life on Tour, Day 8: What happens in Vegas

Life on Tour, Day 6? 7? Whatever. It was ALA Day!

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Life on Tour, Day 6? 7? Whatever. It was ALA Day!

Life on Tour, Day 5: WHY OH WHY???

Life on Tour, Day 5: WHY OH WHY???

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