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A couple of literary-themed movie trailers hit the Internet recently. The preview for the adaptation of Michael Chabon's The Mysteries of Pittsburgh can be seen here. Directed by Dodgeball auteur Rawson Thurber, the film looks ... Read More »

March 19, 2009 | Filed under: Book news

By Eva Wiseman

Eva Wiseman’s dark but hopeful YA novels have explored the terrible legacy of the Holocaust in Hungary, the country of her birth. With Puppet, she takes readers to an earlier period in Hungary’s troubled history ... Read More »

March 16, 2009 | Filed under: Children and YA Non-fiction

By James Heneghan

Liam is 12 years old when two men break into his house and kill both his parents as they sleep. After seeing one of the murderers – the Mole – Liam is in danger, too. ... Read More »

January 9, 2007 | Filed under: Book news

By Craig Davidson

Craig Davidson’s previous book, Rust and Bone, was an aversive, acerbic, often bitterly funny collection of stories that explored the extent to which desperate men will go to find some semblance of meaning in their ... Read More »

September 5, 2006 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels