Everything you could want to know about Irene Nemirovsky is probably contained in this essay by Benita Eisler.
Ali Karim reports back after attending the 20th anniversary party of Jane Gregory’s literary agency.
Jennifer Jordan was the latest guest on Bleak House’s Podcast. Benjamin Leroy also writes in to let people know that they are looking for an aspiring author to ask questions of a publisher on
behalf of authors everywhere. Deadline to submit is July 1.
Ed takes Dana Gioia to task for a Stanford commencement speech.
John Burdett’s Bangkok 8 has been optioned for film by Millenium Films.
Paula Woods wishes an editor had taken more time polishing the “diamond in the rough” that is NEW ENGLAND WHITE.
Michael Robotham explains to the Adelaide Advertiser how much he’s enjoyed leaving ghostwriting behind for crime novels.
And finally, giant penguins? Cool!!