To praise Jesmyn Ward’s award-winning lyrical novel, Sing, Unburied, Sing, is to share how it makes the reader feel, how it evokes deep emotions, how it compels us to question…
Originally from Louisiana, Renee Hodges has lived in Durham, North Carolina, for the past 30 years where she has established deep roots as a writer, community volunteer, and mother. Her…
Rhode Island native Tim Baker moved to Florida in October 2006 and has been writing ever since. His first novel, Living the Dream, was released in 2009 and he has since completed eight more novels. He primarily writes fast-paced crime stories that take place in the seaside community of Flagler Beach, FL.
Maria Haskins is a Swedish-Canadian writer and translator. She writes speculative fiction and poetry, and debuted as a writer in Sweden in the far-off era known as the 1980s. Since 1992 she lives in Canada, and is currently located just outside Vancouver with a husband, two kids, and a very large black dog.
In our recent interview with Mona Houghton, author of two novellas Frottage & Even As We Speak, we asked her what authors and titles have influenced her writing. She generously shared with us a list of her favorites.
Writer Ronne Troup recently transcribed and published her mother’s autobiography, Once I Was a Debutante. Ronne shares a list of her favorite reads in our latest book list.
The five books on this list -- chosen for Veteran's Day -- are not remembrances or celebrations but they are all written by veterans and they tell their stories. To listen, to read is to honor.
As the nights grow longer and colder, what better time to read thrillers? A good thriller offers suspense, action, adventure and intrigue — no need to leave the house, just pick up one of these four titles. You won’t be disappointed.