Author Essay

Kazuo Ishiguro on His (Movie and Music ) Influences

Do you know about any of your favorite authors' influences? Let's trade some fun author trivia in the comments!

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Author Essay

Follow Erik Larson and Join the Adventure

Erik Larson is one of our very favorite authors on Twitter. For those of you on Twitter, what authors do you follow?

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Author Essay

Start Reading If I Fall, If I Die

If I Fall, If I Die has been called "a death-defying coming-of-age story." What's your favorite coming-of-age novel? Tell us in the comments!

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Author Essay

Start Reading The Room by Jonas Karlsson

Critics say The Room is Franz Kafka meets Melville's ‘Bartelby, the Scrivener' with a dash of the film Brazil thrown in. Dive into the read and tell us what you think in a comment!

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Author Essay

Literary Thriller Fans! Start Reading Uncle Janice

"Matt Burgess does not sleep for one sentence. Neither will you," says one critic. Uncle Janice has been called "an addictive read." What makes a book hard for you to put down? Tell us in the comments!

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Author Essay

A Daughter Discovers Her Manic-Depressive Father’s Secret Manuscript

When we offered up Advance Reader's Copies of He Wanted the Moon, many of you shared touching stories of your own family's experience living with mental illness. How do you think public perceptions have changed since Dr. Perry Baird and his family dealt with his manic depression in the 1940s and 50s? Tell us in the comments!

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Author Essay

How to Write Memoir If You Have a Rotten Memory

By Joanne Huist Smith, author of The 13th Gift • 3 years ago
Author Essay

Exclusive Interview with Suki Kim, Author of Without You, There Is No Us

Suki Kim talks about her haunting memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign.

By Suki Kim, author of Without You, There Is No Us • 3 years ago