7 Children's Books Written in Response to Other Books
Some authors write books because they have a way with words. Others write books because they have a story they want to share with the world. Then there's a third group.
Laura Hillenbrand has written two nonfiction books: Seabiscuit: An American Legend and Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption. Each is a major work, and they’ve sold ten million copies between them; t... Read Post
By Suzanne Donahue for Off the Shelf When a publisher asks you to review a book, in this case, Last Night in Montreal, and the book is written by Emily St. John Mandel, whose latest book, Station Eleven, was nominated for the Nation... Read Post
COP TOWN By Karin Slaughter ($27 hardcover; Delacorte) It's been a good year for author Karin Slaughter. After writing 14 bestsellers featuring a memorable cast of characters, she delivered a "stand alone," that is, a book with new ... Read Post