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...
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
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