On Thursday evening, Martin Pousson launches his new book, "Black Sheep Boy," at Skylight Books. Pousson was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts creative writing fellowship to work on the book, which blends Southern Gothic literary heritage, his Cajun upbringing and his distinctive voice...
At Sixth Tone Zang Jixian has a Q&A with Author Can Xue on the State of Chinese Literature Can Xue is the author whose The Last Lover won last year's Best Translated Book Award (for which I was a judge); see also the Yale UniversityShow More Summary
Beyond the book, there were also inaccuracies in Kyle's separation papers, though a spokesperson for the Navy reportedly mentioned questioning the "motivation" behind looking into the discrepancies.
Comic book movies and television got a lot of recognition on this year's list of Teen Choice Awards nominees.
My latest book just came out: Why I Hunt Flying Saucers & Other Fantasticals. The title comes from the short story of the same name, which was nominated for an Aurora Award in 1991. (more…)
Some books just plain work – no matter the format. As the list of winners of the Audie Awards, given by AudioFile magazine, proves.
Chance the Rapper might have to change the game. The Chicago native recently released his newest mixtape "Coloring Book," and it's already being called an early contender for rap album of the year. Except, it won't be by the Grammys. Chance's...Show More Summary
Here in the South school is already almost out for the year, and that means summer vacation is about to start up. That also means that those of us that like to use miles and points for family summer adventures need to be at the ready...Show More Summary
I stumbled into what appears to be a recurring issue with Swiss awards booked with United MileagePlus. Swiss awards come and go in terms of… The post What’s Going on with United Awards on Swiss? appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
Steven Spielberg. The name says “Hollywood” in a way that few filmmakers can realize now in days. He has an unprecedented string of financial and critical successes, awards, accolades, and an army of filmmakers inspired by, or mentored directly, by him. Still, he’s not perfect. He once compared superhero films to westerns, a fad of […]
I was prepping for my upcoming Africa trip which starts with Chad. I booked an Delta SkyMiles economy award New York-London-Paris (both Virgin Atlantic)-N’Djamena (Air… The post Is the Air France Duo Seat the Biggest Hustle in Airplane Seat Sales? appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
Robert Galbraith’s (aka J.K. Rowling) Career of Evil: A Cormoran Strike Novel has won the Audie Award for “best audio in the mystery category”. Rowling is giving the credit to Robert Glenister the voice behind the audio book. Very pleased, but biggest congratulations due to Robert Glenister who reads these so wonderfully! https://t.co/m4RxKtgMaU —...read more!
American Express is running a 30% bonus on transfers to Etihad Guest through June 15. This is more valuable than you may realize. Etihad's points aren't just useful for booking premium cabin award tickets on Etihad itself. There are some unique features of Etihad Guest. Show More Summary
Synopsis: Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the forest… Review: Every once in a while a story comes along where you have to stop and think “This could be an Oscar Award winning movie!” and that’s exactly what GrizzlyShow More Summary
We're happy to announce the 2016 Small Business Book Awards Community Choice Winners! Did your book or your favorite book take home any hardware?
EXCLUSIVE: Deadline's Jeremy Gerard and Jujamcyn Theatres majority owner and president Jordan Roth talk about the state of the industry, the only stipulation being no holds barred. ROTH: It’s starting to feel like the only people who really get what a book writer does are book writers. Show More Summary
José Eduardo Agualusa's A General Theory of Oblivion was a finalist this year for both the Best Translated Book Award and the Man Booker International Prize -- it didn't win the BTBA, but still has a chance to take the MBIP next week...Show More Summary
Delta has announced an award "sale", with over 8000 routes discounted as low as 5,500 Skymiles one way. Book by June 7th
Muddy Colors has the winners for the various categories. The above is the winner for the Book category: Gold Award Rovina Cai/"Tom, Thom"
They've announced the winners of the 2016 New Zealand Book Awards, with Coming Rain (by Stephen Daisley) beating out 62 other submitted titles for best novel (see also the Text publicity page), while Witi Ihimaera won in the memoir category.