Post Profile

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...
read more


Related Posts

Fast and Furious: Novels, the Media and Our Changing World

Entertainment / Books : Huffington Post: Books Blog

I've been reading a great deal of fiction (crime, literary and other genres) and observing as much as possible, not only about books, but about entertainment in various media. It seems there's more and more blending of crime novels ...

Book Deals: Random House Will Publish Ruth Reichl's Novel Delicious!

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Eater National

Writer/editor/Twitter afficionado Ruth Reichl has landed a deal to publish a novel with Random House, the New York Times reports. Called Delicious!, the book will be Reichl's first fiction novel, and will tell the story of "a young ...

Book Review: Ha Jin’s A Map Of Betrayal offers a spy novel without cloak-and-danger antics

Entertainment / Books : The A.V. Club - Books

Novels can be acts of self-interrogation, with writers using the fictional space to plumb questions of their own identities. (In fact, some critics argue that every novel is such an act.) It’s hard not to see Ha Jin’s latest book, A...

‘The King of Pain: A Novel With Stories’ is Today’s Free eBook

Media / Publishing : Galleycat

Today’s free eBook, The King of Pain:  A Novel With Stories, was considered one of 2012?s most enjoyable novels, by New York Times writer Neil Genzlinger. Written by Seth Kaufman (formerly NY Post and TV, the short storie...

The Elusive “I” in PI

Arts / Writing : Writer Unboxed

Despite having worked as a private investigator for fifteen years, I had no interest whatsoever in writing a PI novel until recently. (My most recent novel, The Mercy of the Night, published earlier this month, has a quasi-PI, legal...


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC