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Sean Penn is in talks to play Max Perkins, the editor for F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe and others, in a biopic. Who else is ready to cast Fitzgerald and Hemingway?
Why lying in historical fiction is a good thing. Because then William Wallace wouldn't have been Edward III's father, duh.
Something useful to almost all of us: Matt Stewart, author of The French Revolution, tells us how to generate first novel karma.
Memorable last words of literary legends. How to go out like a gangster, literarily speaking.
A story of ebook prejudice. Coffee shops trying to slow the revolution!
Find that reading books is losing some of its kick? Maybe a good literary drinking game is just what you need.