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Novels read again

There's a feature in today's Observer in which various writers tell about books they re-read. I hardly ever read a novel more than once. Who's got time? I'm too painfully aware of how much I want to read that I...
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The Unwritten Novel

Entertainment / Books : The Millions (14 hours ago)

Recently, we featured five writers’ reminisces about the novels they ultimately shelved. Here a sixth, Elmo Keep, explains what led her to throw away her first novel, quite outside considerations of craft:”I could not resolve the co... Read Post

‘Percy Jackson’ Author Rick Riordan on His New Book ‘The Red Pyramid’: Does the Cover Tell the Whole Story?

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (4 years ago)

Rick Riordan's coming novel "The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid," is a rare thing in fantasy fiction: it features an African American boy, and a multiracial girl, as its main protagonists. But readers might have a hard t... Read Post

5 Reasons Every Guy Should See Fifty Shades of Grey

Entertainment : EveryJoe: Entertainment (yesterday)

By now you’ve probably heard about the erotic novel, Fifty Shades of Grey, and the upcoming film adaptation. The racy book (and its two sequels) have gained recognition for being “mommy porn” and, really, you will have a hard time f... Read Post


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