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First Nighter: 'Sex With Strangers' Is Sexy With Straining

David Finkle | Posted 09.29.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Since Laura Eason calls her tense romantic comedy Sex With Strangers, audiences can be forgiven for jumping to the correct conclusion that these strangers -- they're both writers -- won't waste too much time before having torrid sex with each other.

Philip Larkin's 'Talking in Bed'

Bobby Elliott | Posted 05.12.2013 | Books
Bobby Elliott

Philip Larkin has emerged as one of England's towering literary figures. Here, he has always been kept at a safe but praising distance, something The Complete Poems hopes to change. It's something I would like to change, too.

Sam Lipsyte, Author of The Fun Parts, on Rejection, Depression and (Eventual) Vindication

Brad Listi | Posted 05.08.2013 | Books
Brad Listi

In this segment, Sam Lipsyte talks about his early struggles, the deep disappointment he felt when his novel Home Land was rejected--and how it eventually went on to be published to great acclaim.

Book Cover Design: Where The Cover Of Your Favorite Novel Comes From

The Atlantic | CHARLOTTE STRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Every three months or so, we gather together. In our hands, launch meeting packets still hot off the copy machine. Our editor-in-chief sits at the hea...

Marilyn Monroe's Writing To Be Released In Collection This Fall

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Musings about life, literature and other rarely seen writings by Marilyn Monroe will be published this fall. Farrar, Straus & Giroux ...

Mark Gates Dead: Sales Rep For Farrar, Straus & Giroux Was Much Loved By All

Shelf Awareness | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Sad news: Mark Gates, longtime rep for Farrar, Straus & Giroux and Holt, died on Friday at age 57 of lung cancer. Gates got his start in book publish...

Tom Wolfe Leaves Longtime Publisher For New Novel About Miami

New York Observer | Leon Neyfakh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tom Wolfe is working on a new novel set in Miami called Back to Blood, which will be published in 2009 by Little, Brown. According to a press release...

Tom Wolfe's Next Novel Revealed

Publisher's Weekly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Tom Wolfe's next novel has been revealed: Back to Blood, the author's first work of fiction since his 2004 book, I Am Charlotte Simmons, published by...