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How Do You Decolonize The Golden Age Mystery? Read More Historical Fiction!

Our view of any age is limited by what the writers of that age can see of it, and no writer ever has access to all of it at once.

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Adventures in Fiction: Roger Zelazny and the Chronicles of Amber

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That One Time Furries Saved a Library

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‘It was terrifying’: ancient book’s journey from Irish bog to museum treasure

A new book tells the story of the painstaking process to preserve the 1,200-year-old Faddan More Psalter

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Nine Years Ago, I Speculated that Dewey’s Days Were Numbered. How Far Have We Come?

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How to Fork a Book: The Radical Transformation of Publishing

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C.S. Lewis: a queer history

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Gabriel Knight Creator Jane Jensen's Successful Second Act: Erotic Novelist

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Interview: Konstantinos Dimopoulos Discusses "Virtual Cities"

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Traditional publishing faces print distribution and ebook pricing ‘train wreck,’ says Kristine Kathryn Rusch

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The 10 Awful Truths about Book Publishing

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The Cishet Hero Complex: Do You Want a Medal for That, Becky?

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Collections: The Fremen Mirage, Part I: War at the Dawn of Civilization

Discussing bad historical takes through the lens of sci-fi literature.

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Marcel Proust's Lost Gay Love Stories to Finally Be Published

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Mark Coker Interviewed by Hannah Howe

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5 Ways Grimm's Fairy Tales Changed After the First Edition

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An open letter to pretty much every linguistic Voynich theorist ever

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Demons Licking Your Toes

An Early 20th Century Manuscript from Isfahan

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Was Emily Brontё’s Heathcliff black?

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The Bestseller Book That Didn’t Exist: how the author of a beloved Christmas classic pulled off the Hoax of the Century

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Why self-publishing is the new punk

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Snooty Snobs Should Shut Up

On reading YA books as an adult.

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Dialogue in fiction: Part I – How to write authentic dialects and foreign accents

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How Writers Coped Without Copyright

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Signs You’ve Been Reading Too Much YA

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500 New Fairy Tales Discovered in Germany

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Hamlet is Banned

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'The Cuckoo's Calling' Reveals A Lot About Publishing

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Making the Marakon Ways

My 8 year old son, Griffin, just published a fantasy novel

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What Is the Business of Literature?

As technology disrupts the business model of traditional publishers, the industry must imagine new ways of capturing the value of a book.

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McDonald's to give away 15m children's books with its food

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The Networked Novel: Gestation Periods, Birth Weights and the Literary Heartbeat (Part 1)

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