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Sara Paretsky

The Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Honors Our Literary Giants

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 01.29.2013 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Have you heard about the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame? It's a little well-kept secret that is starting to get out.

Mystery Writer, Sara Paretsky

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 02.07.2012 | Books
Elysabeth Alfano

Sara Paretsky is a game-changer. In 1982, Sara came out with her first V. I. Warshawski novel, Indemnity Only, now celebrating its 30th year in print...

Behind the Scenes at the Chicago Literary Awards

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 01.01.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

It is wonderful to live in a city so rich of history, so rich of character, so rich of talent and art. But do we celebrate it enough?

Chicagoan Nabs Top Mystery Writer Award

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The Mystery Writers of America has chosen Chicago author Sara Paretsky to receive the group's top honor next year. The group announce...

Who Needs the Olympics? Consolation Reading for Chicago Lovers

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Adam Hanft

Chicago is an Olympian city when it comes to literature and the arts. And what better time than now to remind us? Here's a sampling of some of those triumphs of the sedentary.