While penning a response to a national crisis, two young adult authors developed a friendship and taught each other about craft.
Take a look into our archives for insight into five authors with highly-anticipated books this year.
Novelist Hannah Pittard reads her work aloud to establish a graceful rhythm and evocative mood.
When it comes to adding significant plot lines to your novel, you don’t want too many, or too few.
A look back at October ’14: book parties, how-to tips, advice, Pulitzers, best-sellers and more.
Enjoying awards and recognition, Colum McCann expands his use of multiple points of view.
Enter your short story in our “Two Roads Diverge” contest for the chance to win $1,000 and feedback from Colum McCann.
Margaret Atwood, 75, has a new book. Do you know these 6 authors still writing strong into their 70s?
The distinguished Canadian writer has pushed herself to work in a variety of genres, dramatizing issues of gender, power and society.
In The Writer Interview, Mary Gordon talks with editor Alicia Anstead about crafting scenes and dissects a paragraph from her book “The Liar’s Wife.”