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Research in historical fiction

“Research can send me down the rabbit hole, and, like Alice, I might not come up for air for hours as I wander and ponder and fill my basket with the historical jewels I want to use.”

By Beverly Jenkins | Published: September 13, 2016

Stephanie Danler: How I Write

For the first time since she was 15 years old, Stephanie Danler is no longer working in a restaurant. Thanks to a two-book deal with Knopf, she’s now able to devote herself full time to writing.

By Allison Futterman | Published: July 13, 2016

Drilling down

A universal story must also be a specific one.

By Jennifer De Leon | Published: July 12, 2016