A discussion of several new YA novels set in Russia and Eastern Europe during and after the fall of Communism. Is this a new trend?
Readers who are familiar with the publishing industry already know this, but many of my blog’s readers are not familiar with the process of making books (making... Read More
Interview with debut small press author Jamie Beth Cohen on music, historical fiction, body image, and #metoo.
With the cancellation of two YA novels already this year, the PEN America annual meeting and panel discussion moderated by PEN Executive Director Suzanne Nossel on the... Read More
An audit of the books I reviewed for The Pirate Tree, according to diversity of characters and authors and size of publishers.