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  • Staff Donna Tartt’s *The Goldfinch* to be adapted to film; an interview with Chilean author Alejandro Zambra; book owned by Brontë sisters’ mother to go ...
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  • Amazon is now offering student loans. (Good e-Reader) Kirsten Dunst to direct Bell Jar movie. (GalleyCat) What happens when publishers… Read More »
    21 hours ago
  • Even when we fought off the enemy, and later cauterized its wounds with gunpowder, our love shut its eyes and refused to keep living. It was wiser t...
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  • *BOREAL SWING* My mother hunted moose as a child my grandfather taught her how to field dress a bull: make an incision from the throat to the pelvis the a...
    5 days ago
  • A fiercely singular perspective. The post Numéro Cinq at the Movies: Michael V. Smith’s “Wolf Lake” — R. W. Gray appeared first on Numéro Cinq.
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  • Submissions for the 2016 Tomaž Šalamun Prize will be accepted through July 15. Dara Wier is the final judge.
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  • From the award-winning author of Like Water for Chocolate comes a new tale of murder and redemption – read an extract By Laura Esquivel and Jordi Castell...
    3 weeks ago
  • Bones & Breath is the name of a book by the Scottish poet Alexander (‘Sandy’) Hutchison, published by Salt. It won the Saltire Award for Best Scottish Poet...
    1 month ago
  • After some legal wrangling, a letter from Neal Cassady to Jack Kerouac will be offered at auction.
    2 months ago
  • I couldn’t get past the fifth page of a crime novel I’d borrowed from a friend when I read, “a tear rolled down his cheek.” I reported this to my friend wh...
    2 months ago
  • I already felt like I was to blame when my baby was born at 25 weeks. Then my husband's CEO called me a benefit hog
    11 months ago
  • American Life in Poetry: Column 496 BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE One of Grant Wood’s earliest paintings is of a pair of old shoes, and it hangs in the ...
    1 year ago

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