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Cómo se registra una obra literaria

Supongamos que acabas de terminar tu manuscrito. Has llegado hasta aquí después de un arduo recorrido y ya estás listo para dejar que tu obra vea la …

Vila-Matas: “Si no se atreve a todo, no será jamás un escritor”

Enrique Vila-Matas | Foto: Elena BlancoHay autores que no necesitan presentación o, mejor dicho, puede que toda presentación sea insuficiente. Es el …

Los 10 mejores inicios de relatos cortos

<b>10. El mentiroso (2008), de Tobias Wolff</b><p>Mi madre leía de todo excepto libros. Anuncios de los autobuses, la carta entera de los restaurantes, vallas …

6 book trends for 2016: Look into the future

Come inside the Tardis with me, or incant a few runes by the fire, or maybe just pull a novel off the shelf to see what lies in the future. What will happen in 2016 in books? Here are six trends to look out for.<p><b>Books are back</b><p>Print books, that is. In December, Nielsen BookScan reported that 571 …

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent


TED Talks

13 of the best best science books of 2015

To help sort through 2015's books, the <i>Science News</i> staff offers its must-read picks, many of which have been previously reviewed in the magazine.<p>Read those reviews at the links below or in our Editor's Pick: Favorite books of 2015.


The master list: All the best books of 2015

Fiction, food, biographies, sport... the best books of the year as selected by critics and authors for the Guardian and the Observer


La frontera entre un simple mortal y un lector de Tolstói

León Tolstói, 1902. Fotografía: Karl Bulla (DP)¿Cómo podemos despertar el interés del lector por una obra cuyo epílogo es más extenso que la mitad de …

11 Novels So Amazing, You Can't Tell What Genre They Are

Some of the most powerful reading experiences are the ones that refuse to fit into just one pigeonhole. They defy categorization, because they’re …

28 Tips for Writing Stories from Edgar Allan Poe, William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway & F. Scott Fitzgerald

Most writers find their individual voice only after they sojourn through periods of imitation. Though it’s an excellent way to appropriate …


50 Fantastic Facts About The English Language

This month, words and language Twitter account @HaggardHawks celebrated its second year online. Since December 2013, it has been providing a daily dose of rare and unusual words, surprising language facts, peculiar etymological stories, and all manner of other linguistic tidbits and trivia covering …


How Social Media Changed The Way We Read Books

Last week, during a dwindling work day, I scrolled through Twitter for something to engage me, something newsworthy or pithy or both. I felt drawn to the sort of tweet that was neither hackneyed nor too intimate, neither click-baity nor dry. After all, I’d curated a list of Twitter accounts that …

Social Media

How to write a novel: Story beginnings, middles and ends

We all know that stories have a beginning, a middle and an end, but as writers, it can be surprisingly easy to skimp on one or all of these sections. …

Creative Writing

A Whimsical and Imaginative Novel That Trusts in the Magically Real

By Laura McBride | Off the Shelf<p>I once had lunch with a group of women who had been in a book group together for decades. I asked them about their favorite books, and the books they hated, and the books that had caused them to fight, and suddenly, the tall one in the middle said: "Oh, what was the …


The 11 greatest children’s books


Write Now: Writing A Bestseller