April 21, 2008

I’ve been meaning…

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…to link/blog about all of the below.

Harper Perennial’s publisher defends her author in Publishers Weekly: “Tropic of Turpitude.”

Lullabies for Little Criminals by Heather O’Neill was shortlisted for the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction.

My girlfriend’s parent’s plane was struck by lightning this past week. They’re OK, but thank you for that pang of concern. Here’s the news story. Watch the video. See the people.

San Francisco International Film Festival runs from April 24 to May 8.

At BookSlut there is an interview with Scott Heim, author of We Disappear.

Chip Kidd, author of The Learners and The Cheese Monkeys, has an amazing website: “Good Is Dead.”

Sarah Hall has won the James Tiptree Jr. Award for her novel Daughters of the North (published in the UK as The Carhullan Army).

And I’m spent. Now back to the Inbox.


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