- ArtsBeat: Video: Blake Bailey on Writing About His Own Life
New York Times: Books, Tuesday - 03/11/2014 - 11:09 AM
The literary biographer talks about his new memoir, “The Splendid Things We Planned.”
- Style Blog: New Rooster app crows about good books, young and old
Washington Post, Tuesday - 03/11/2014 - 08:47 AM
You don’t need to wait at the docks for the latest installment of Charles Dickens’s “Old Curiosity Shop.” But what if your iPhone could recreate the excitement — and convenience — of reading a novel in serial form? Read full article >>
- Twitter Fiction Fest tells stories one tweet at a time
USA Today: Books, Monday - 03/10/2014 - 10:47 PM
Five-day festival showcasing 'twitterature' begins Wednesday.
- Kathy Reichs, producer of 'Bones' TV show, coming to Cities on book tour
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Monday - 03/10/2014 - 06:49 PM
The woman behind the hit TV show “Bones” visits the Twin Cities with her son and co-author to promote the latest book in their young-adult series.
- REVIEWS: 'Man Alive!,' by Mary Kay Zuraleff, and 'A Good American,' by Alex George
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Monday - 03/10/2014 - 02:48 PM
- Brian Deer bringing new sounds to Beta Cell Bash
Indianapolis Star: Books, Sunday - 03/09/2014 - 10:47 PM
Brian Deer hasn't released a recording since 2007, and he's using a buddy system to wrap up a new project.
- From Bosses to Czars
Wall Street Journal: Books, Sunday - 03/09/2014 - 04:57 PM
Many of the driving figures of the New Deal and later reforms came from the Irish-American Tammany machine of New York. Edward Kosner reviews Terry Golway's "Machine Made."
- Review: 'Find Momo,' by Andrew Knapp
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Sunday - 03/09/2014 - 02:47 PM
- Review: 'Mount Terminus,' by David Grand
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Sunday - 03/09/2014 - 12:47 PM
FICTION: An epic novel of the birth of Hollywood and a young director’s enlightenment.
- Beltway insiders go behind the usual caricatures in Hillary Clinton book
Miami Herald: Books, Sunday - 03/09/2014 - 12:00 AM
Beltway insiders go behind angel vs. demon assessments of Hillary Clinton but sometimes trip up on insider knowledge.
- Review: 'Prison Baby,' by Deborah Jiang Stein
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Saturday - 03/08/2014 - 06:47 PM
NONFICTION: The story of an adoptive daughter who, when she discovers the truth of her birth, spins out of control.
- 'Half Bad' has echoes of a certain boy wizard
USA Today: Books, Saturday - 03/08/2014 - 04:47 PM
Sally Green's new young-adult trilogy is about a boy with an evil dad.
- Svante Pääbo, Neanderthal Man
Wall Street Journal: Books, Friday - 03/07/2014 - 08:18 PM
What makes humans human? A Swedish biologist has made notable progress toward answering that question, by sequencing an entire Neanderthal genome.