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December 25, 2016

A 2016 Cheat Sheet for All You New Kindle (and Other E-Reader) Owners 2


For all those readers unwrapping shiny new devices, here are some links to get you going.

December 24, 2016

Unhappy Christmas 2


People forget that Christmas stories are all about how awful Christmas is really.

November 28, 2016

The 2016 Millions Gift Guide for Readers and Writers 0


This Irish whiskey, “gently spiced with a burst of ginger and butterscotch,” is perfect for those dark nights of the soul, when the words won’t come, or the rejection notes just won’t stop coming.

November 24, 2016

Before They Were Notable: 2016 0


This year’s New York Times Notable Books of the Year list is out.

November 21, 2016

Don’t Worry. Don’t Wait. Write. 3


Worrying has never finished a paragraph or fixed a slow opening. You can worry away your writing life, or you can catch yourself the next time you start to worry, go for a walk, and replace those worries with work.

November 1, 2016

November Preview: The Millions Most Anticipated (This Month) 2


Here’s what we’re looking out for this month.

October 31, 2016

The Five Scariest Books Ever Written 6


Here are five absolute chillers that will have you turning pages deep into the night — and are guaranteed to have your teeth a-chattering as you pray for the sun to rise!

October 28, 2016

Eight Horror Films About Writers 0


For writers, a room haunted by demons pales in comparison to the fear that our best work is behind us.

October 20, 2016

What the Deuce: The Curse Words of Charles Dickens 5


If Dickens had a favorite indecent oath, it would have been the oh-so-versatile D-word.

October 18, 2016

Five Novels I Won’t Write 12


Alas, I have only one life, and one voice, and only three days of childcare a week to write.