Jan Beatty discusses her new memoir, AMERICAN BASTARD.
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Literary events in and around L.A. this week!
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A charity bookstore in Swansea, Wales, had so many copies of Fifty Shades of Gray that the store built a fort. A Georgia store needs a superhero after more than $200,000 worth of comic books were stolen. One of the Hong Kong booksellers who disappeared last year amidst mainland China’s censorship sweep has vowed to […]
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Publisher’s Weekly has a detailed breakdown of the AWP debacle that has consumed writerly conversations this past week.