Hallgrimur Helgason

March 27, 2017 • Comments are disabled Hallgrímur Helgason was born in Reykjavik, Iceland, in 1959. He started out as an artist and debuted as a novelist in 1990, gaining international attention with his third novel, 101 Reykjavik, which was translated into…

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March 27, 2017

Jessica Keener

Comments are disabled March 27, 2017 • Comments are disabled Jessica Keener is the author of two novels, including Night Swim, and a collection of short stories, Women in Bed. She lives in Boston.…

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December 8, 2016

Lisa Ko

Comments are disabled December 8, 2016 • Comments are disabled Lisa Ko is the author of The Leavers, a novel which won the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction and will be published by Algonquin Books in 2017. Her short fiction has appeared in …

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June 23, 2016

Elaine Khosrova

Comments are disabled June 23, 2016 • Comments are disabled Elaine Khosrova is an independent writer who specializes in stories about food history and gastronomic culture. A former pastry chef and fellowship student at the Culinary Institute of America, Elaine holds a BS in food…

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January 29, 2016

Stephanie Knipper

Comments are disabled January 29, 2016 • Comments are disabled Stephanie Knipper based much of the story of The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin on her own experience in raising a daughter with severe disabilities. She lives with her family in Kentucky. This is her…

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September 18, 2014

Dean Jobb

Comments are disabled September 18, 2014 • Comments are disabled Dean Jobb is an award-winning writer and journalist and an associate professor of journalism at the University of King’s College in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has been hailed as “one of the country’s best crime…

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September 8, 2014

Satish Kumar

Comments are disabled September 8, 2014 • Comments are disabled Satish Kumar was born in India. He has studied Buddhism and was a Jain monk for nine years. The editor of the international magazine Resurgence and the director of programs at Schumacher College in England,…

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February 6, 2014

Karen Elizabeth Gordon & Holly Johnson

Comments are disabled February 6, 2014 • Comments are disabled Karen Elizabeth Gordon is the author of seven books, including her mischievous language handbooks The Deluxe Transitive Vampire,The New Well-Tempered Sentence, and Torn Wings and Faux Pas. She divides her time…

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February 6, 2014

Janusz Korczak

Comments are disabled February 6, 2014 • Comments are disabled Janusz Korczak was a Polish physician and educator who wrote over twenty books–his fiction was in his time as well known as Peter Pan, and his nonfiction works bore passionate messages of child advocacy.…

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January 30, 2014

Brooke Janis

Comments are disabled January 30, 2014 • Comments are disabled Brooke Janis is a longtime television producer who has worked for CBS news and other national media. She lives in New York City.…

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