Archive: Literature

Los Angeles Review of Books

It is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and disseminating rigorous, incisive, and engaging writing on every aspect of literature, culture, and the arts. It seeks to revive and reinvent the book review for the internet age.

James Lee Burke

American author of mysteries, James Lee Burke has won Edgar Awards. He taught at five different colleges before getting on the tenure track teaching creative writing at Wichita State University during the 1980s.

The Dream Cafe

This is a blog by Steven Brust, an American fantasy and science fiction author of Hungarian descent. As a drummer and singer-songwriter, Brust has recorded one solo album and two albums as a member of Cats Laughing.

Eleanor Brown

Eleanor Brown is an American novelist, anthologist, editor, teacher, and speaker. Eleanor teaches writing workshops and conferences nationwide, including for The Writers' Table and Lighthouse Writers workshops in Colorado.

Ann Voskamp

Ann Voskamp is a Canadian author. Her blog was named in the Top 100 blogs of 2011 by Babble. Voskamp's debut memoir received an award of merit in Christianity Today's Books of the Year in 2012.

Dan Brown

Daniel Gerhard Brown is an American author most well known for his thriller novels. Angels & Demons, The Da Vinci Code, The Lost Symbol, Inferno & Origin are some of his finest works. His novel The Vinci Code was released as a film by Columbia Pictures.

Terry Brooks

Terence Dean Brooks is an American writer of fantasy fiction. He writes mainly epic fantasy, and has also written two movie novelizations. He is one of the biggest-selling living fantasy writers.

David Brin

Glen David Brin is an American scientist and author of science fiction. He has received the Hugo, Locus, Campbell and Nebula Awards. Brin's nonfiction book The Transparent Society won the Freedom of Speech Award of the American Library Association.

Max Brand

Frederick Schiller Faust was an American author known primarily for his literary Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. Faust also created the popular fictional character of young medical intern Dr. James Kildare in a series of Pulp fiction stories.

Marion Zimmer Bradley

She was an American author of fantasy, historical fantasy, science fiction, and science fantasy novels. Bradley was posthumously awarded the World Fantasy Award for lifetime achievement in 2000.

Ray Bradbury

Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American author and screenwriter. He worked in a variety of genres, including fantasy, science fiction, horror, and mystery fiction. He won Pulitzer Prize in 2007.

T. Coraghessan Boyle

Boyle is an American novelist and short story writer. He has published sixteen novels and more than 100 short stories. He won the PEN-Faulkner award in 1988. He was a Professor of English at the University of Southern California.

Roger Boylan

Roger Boylan is an American writer who was raised in Ireland, France & Switzerland. He is a regular contributor to Boston Review's New Fiction Forum & his stories, reviews, and articles have appeared in many journals and reviews, including The Economist.

Jennifer Finney Boylan

Jennifer Finney Boylan is an American author, transgender activist and reality television personality who is a professor at Barnard College of Columbia University and a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times.

Ben Bova

Dr. Ben Bova's has written more than 130 futuristic novels & nonfiction books & has been involved in science & high technology since the very beginnings of the space age. President Emeritus of the National Space Society.

Bianca Bosker

Bianca Bosker is an American journalist. In addition to serving as a contributing editor at The Atlantic, she has written for publications such as The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Food & Wine, The Guardian & The New Republic.

Arna Bontemps

Arna Wendell Bontemps was an American poet, novelist and librarian, and a noted member of the Harlem Renaissance. Born in Alexandria, Louisiana, he taught at the Harlem Academy in New York. He was curator of the James Weldon Johnson Collection at Yale.

Jamie Pastor Bolnick

Jamie Pastor Bolnick is an American writer, journalist, and photographer. Her work has appeared in magazines and newspapers, including Redbook, Interview Magazine, New York Newsday & The New York Daily News. She is the author of two non-fiction books.

Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian is an American novelist and the author of 20 novels, including such bestsellers as Midwives, The Sandcastle Girls and The Guest Room. His work has been published in over 30 languages and three times has been adapted into films.

Judy Blume

Judy Blume wrote her first novel in 1969 and was one of the first authors to write YA novels about topics that some still consider to be taboo. She has won a number of awards for her writing, including ALA's Margaret A. Edwards Award.