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April 13 couldn't come any sooner.
It's been a while since we've heard from Haruki Murakami (well, apart from hearing him as a radio DJ from time to time, but that's another story). But now, the Japanese author seems to have something new up his sleeves. Recently, without ...
It could happen to you.
Paulia Belgado became a romance novelist by posting 280 characters on Twitter and less than 500 characters on Facebook. The global publishing company Harlequin was holding a pitch event on social media, and so Belgado decided to try her luck. Her story pitch ...
Aswangs are going international.
In Jason Tanamor’s novel Vampires of Portlandia, a family of aswangs immigrates from their homeland the Philippines to the United States’ Pacific Northwest. Settling in Portland, Oregon, the aswangs are surprised when they discover other aswang breeds living among them. Tanamor, a second-generation ...
Viet Thanh Nguyen drew inspiration from Bulosan and other Asian writers.
Viet Thanh Nguyen won the Pulitzer prize in 2016 for his debut novel The Sympathizers. Telling a genre-spanning story that’s part-mystery, comedy and history, the book has been praised for giving a fresh and compelling new perspective to the Vietnam War. Nguyen, who ...
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