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Finding Her Own Way in Paris: Meet Author/Publisher Adria J. Cimino

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 03.02.2015 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Meet Adria J. Cimino, author of Close to Destiny, and one of the publishers behind Velvet Morning Press. Cimino stepped away from both traditional publishing and the United States. After her move to Paris, she teamed up with author Vicki Lesage to form Velvet Morning Press.

Finding the Fear Factor: An interview With Indie Horror Author, Tammy Vreeland

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 11.19.2014 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Finding inspiration, Vreeland took what happened and weaved a fictional story around it. Since then, Vreeland has authored six horror books. Her most recent, The Sea of Souls, is a sequel to The Folks.

The Older I Get, the Less I Like Rules: An Interview With Author Cathy Lamb

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 11.18.2014 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Cathy Lamb, 47, is a women's fiction author. Her first novel, Julia's Chocolates, was published when she was forty, in 2007.

Courage to Speak Personal Truth: An Interview with Kathryn Craft

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 11.16.2014 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Kathryn Craft is the author of The Art of Falling (Sourcebooks, 2014) and The Far End of Happy, due May 2015. Her work as a developmental editor at follows a nineteen-year career as a dance critic.

Michael J. Seidlinger Shares His Coping Mechanisms

Loren Kleinman | Posted 09.27.2014 | Books
Loren Kleinman

Michael J. Seidlinger is the author of a number of novels including The Fun We've Had, The Laughter of Strangers, My Pet Serial Killer and The Sky Conducting.

Bernardine Evaristo, Literary Rebel With a Cause

Diriye Osman | Posted 09.21.2014 | Books
Diriye Osman

British-Nigerian novelist and poet, Bernardine Evaristo is not only a master of literary gender-bending but she's also adroit at subverting well-worn tropes from slavery to stifled sexuality in a way that feels new, visceral, vital.

Interview With Author Allison Winn Scotch on The Theory of Opposites

Jocelyn Kelley | Posted 04.28.2014 | Books
Jocelyn Kelley

Alison Winn Scotch's high-concept novels take compelling plots ('What if you could go back in time and fix your mistakes? What if you woke up one day and all of your dreams had come true?') and mixes them with well-drawn-out characters and realistic settings.

Get on the Path to Organizational Survival

Kyle Dowling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Kyle Dowling

I don't know about you, but I happen to like this place... Earth. Sadly, time and time again we're introduced to those who hold opposing views, or worse, are apathetic in regards to the subject of the ecological safety of this planet.

Writer to Writer: A Conversation With Raymond Khoury

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Raymond Khoury is the bestselling author of several novels, including The Last Templar. Born in Lebanon, Raymond and his family were evacuated from Beirut's civil war, and fled to New York when he was 14.

Jane: The Woman Who Loved Tarzan Soars With Romance

Julie A. Carlson | Posted 01.09.2013 | Books
Julie A. Carlson

Tarzan, it seems, has really never gone out of style. But not many movies or even books showcased his sultry blond love interest, Jane, to the fullest extent. But that's all changed with the recently published Jane: The Woman Who Loved Tarzan by Robin Maxwell.

Stalking the Wild Pathogen: Viral Threats to Modern Humanity

Steve Heilig | Posted 12.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Steve Heilig

Writers and filmmakers have long liked apocalyptic stories. But out in the real world, it might well be that the most likely cause of our specie's demise will be a microscopic bug we cannot defeat, and that we vanish, or vastly diminish, not with a bang but a whimper.

Sam Parker

Jodi Picoult: 'My Advice Is Not To Self Publish' | Sam Parker | Posted 06.09.2012 | Books

Jodi Picoult, the outspoken author of 'ethical fiction,' has written 19 novels and topped The New York Times bestseller list on five different occasio...

Arianna And Jim Stengel Discuss Aligning Ideals With Business Growth

Huff TV | Posted 05.06.2012 | Business
Huff TV

Arianna sat down with Jim Stengel to discuss his new book, "Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World's Greatest Companies." "My favor...

Margaret Atwood Talks About Fun And Religion

Posted 10.25.2011 | Books

From Narrative Magazine: Canadian author Margaret Atwood has published more than fifty works of fiction and criticism, including her well-known dystop...

An Interview About Body Image With the Author of New Hit Novel Skinny

Kate Fridkis | Posted 09.26.2011 | Women
Kate Fridkis

Skinny is the story of a young woman named Gray who struggles with guilt after her obese father's dramatic death. She begins to compulsively overeat, driven by an enormous hunger she can't sate.

New Book Chronicles A Chicago Family In Nazi Germany

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.16.2011 | Chicago

The Berlin of 1933 was not the bombed-out, war-torn capitol so thoroughly documented in the many histories of World War II. Instead, this Berlin was o...

Sarah Vowell On Daily Show: The Year The U.S. Became An 'Orgy Of Imperialism'

The Huffington Post | Zoe Triska | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Last night, Jon Stewart interviewed best-selling author Sarah Vowell on "The Daily Show" about her new book "Unfamiliar Fishes." The new book cover...

Is The Internet A Detriment To Writers?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Rick Moody, author of "The Ice Storm" and other literary works with a strong cult following, claims that old fashioned paper books and the internet "s...

Author Lucy Jackson Reveals True Identity

Entertainment Weekly | Breia Brissey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Last week, author Lucy Jackson released her second novel Slicker, the follow-up to 2007′s Posh. Jackson said she wouldn't label the book as chick-li...

Don DeLillo: 'I'm Not Trying To Manipulate Reality -- This Is What I See And Hear'

The Guardian | Robert McCrum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The bedside phone in 6 Columbus, my New York hotel, rang twice. Then a familiar voice said: "You're seeing Don today. I'll join you for lunch afterwar...

eBooks: Pat Conroy's Bestsellers Released By Open Road

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Pat Conroy says he knows so little about e-books that he didn't realize his work could be downloaded until a fan showed him during a ...

Akbar Ahmed On Jon Stewart: Americans' Perception Of Islam Is Way Off Base (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Author and former ambassador of Pakistan to the UK Akbar Ahmed appeared on the Daily Show last night to discuss his new book "Journey Into America: Th...

Bruce Henderson Tells Amazing Hero Story On The Daily Show (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Bestselling author Bruce Henderson came on the Daily Show last night to talk about his new book, "Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam W...

'Charlie St. Cloud' Author On His Journey From NBC Producer To Fiction Writer (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Before "Charlie St. Cloud" became a summer blockbuster starring Zac Efron, it was a novel written by former NBC producer and Good Morning America exec...

All About Lying: An Interview With 'Liespotting' Author Pamela Meyer

New York Post | Brian Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

What I'm concerned with are the high-stakes lies, lies that are intended to either hurt another person or bolster one's own image at the expense of ot...