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Karen Russell's novel Swamplandia! was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2012.
October 28, 2014 Ann Leckie's sci-fi epic Ancillary Justice and Karen Russell's St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves have been optioned for TV. Meanwhile, a long-lost Malcolm Lowry novel sees publication.
J.K. Rowling writes that Celestina Warbeck "is one of my favourite 'off-stage' characters in the whole [Harry Potter] series."
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August 19, 2014 Also: King Richard III's "privileged" diet; novelist Karen Russell on the fantastical.
Dave Eggers at the 2009 National Book Awards in New York.
October 1, 2013 Also: Sherman Alexie drinks the ebook Kool-Aid; Karen Russell on her new "genius" status; Marcela Valdes on YA novels and the economy.
Books from the Penguin publishing company are displayed in a book store in London.
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February 15, 2013 Also: The erotic writings of John Donne; Randi Zuckerberg gets a two-book deal; and the whimsical world of book sculpting.
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