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The Life-Lifter: A Wronged Writer Chooses Forgiveness
writer’s dream, followed immediately by every writer's nightmare. The phone call: You’ve been nominated for the National Book Award ! I imagine my response would be the same as Lauren Myracle ’s: “You’re f***ing kidding me!” The best
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Oprah's Book Club 2.0: Oprah and Ayana Mathis, Author of The Twelve Tribes of Hattie — Full Episode
Iowa writers' workshop. It's an institution whose graduates include a multitude poet laureate and Pulitzer Prize and national book award winners. It was there and acts to replace that she conceived and wrote the drives a Well thank you all for joining me
institution whose graduates include a multitude poet laureate and Pulitzer Prize and national book award winners. It was there and acts to replace that she conceived and wrote the -- drives a -- Well thank you all
Your Favorite Women Writers
novel, Sula , was nominated for the National Book Award . And Song of Solomon , her third ..... family and racism, she has earned a National Book Award , more than 30 honorary degrees and ..... she has been nominated for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle
At Last: The E-Alice Walker
Pulitzer-prize and National Book Award winner Alice Walker has published many books through traditional, well-respected publishing houses over the course of her career
Life Links : Today's Instant One-Click Inspiration
The time-waster that might just win you the National Book Award : How to name your first novel. Famous album covers,now with kittens. Just try not to smile. "We are born to love." Advice
The Advice We'd Give to Our 25-Year-Old Selves
Absorb everything. What you see, hear, and feel will stamp every alphabet of your work. —Nikky Finney, 54, 2011 National Book Award winner for poetry Michael J. Fox Dear Michael, When the time comes to chase your dreams, and it will, they may seem
9 Lessons from the Fictional Women We've Always Wanted to Be
was dead, your father was an alcoholic and you were living in the path of Hurricane Katrina? Esch, in Jesmyn Ward's National Book Award –winning Salvage the Bones , summons her inner strength in part by channeling her favorite nymphs and goddesses from Greek
Award-Winning Books: How Many Have You Read?
A wildly ambitious novel, a beyond-brave memoir, and an expansive modern history: We loved them from the first page and now that they’ve been honored with Pulitzer Prizes and National Book Awards , we’d like to re-introduce you.
A Conversation with Colum McCann
In his National Book Award winning novel Let the Great World Spin , Colum McCann plays with the idea of balance, starting with Philippe Petit's 1974 glorious
Elizabeth Gilbert Coming to Oprah's Live Your Best Life Weekend
her novel Stern Men was a New York Times notable book. Her 2002 book The Last American Man was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critic's Circle Award. Since its initial publication in January 2006, her most recent book Eat