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A Rare, Personal Look at Oliver Sacks’s Early Career

The world was saddened to learn of neurologist and best-selling author Oliver Sacks’s terminal illness through a recent op-ed. With Sacks’s new autobiography out this month, Lawrence Weschler shares early stories and diary entries about Sacks, his close friend, before Sacks achieved worldwide …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>This week: Ice pops galore for #popsicleweek!</i><p>Cross malted milk with stracciatella and dunk the whole thing in melted chocoalte for good measure. (Top …

Ice Cream

Innovative Novel Formats

Generally, novels are very similar in terms of page layout, the amount of words on a page, and the the splitting of chapters. Words form sentences, sentences join together to make paragraphs, and paragraphs build to create a chapter. Rinse and repeat a few dozen times, and that is the consistent …

6 Of The World’s Greatest Writers Explain How They Deal With Writer’s Block

On the Red Couch with Jo Piazza, Co-Author of The Knockoff

<i>Is it possible for a “beach read” to be breezy and playful while skewering ageism, sexism and several other “-isms?” Enter The Knockoff by authors Jo Piazza and Lucy Sykes. Set in the competitive world of fashion media, the book focuses on Imogen, the 40-something Editor-in-Chief of Glossy</i> …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>May is always such a mix—busy weekends, slow weekends, days that feel like March, days that feel like July. Check out the links below for recipes that …

Blue Cheese

The Official Site of Jay McInerney

Each generation needs its Manhattan novel, and many ache to write it. But it was McInerney who succeeded. —the new york times

Write, Read & Self-Publish to 40,000 Bookshops

Write and share on Tablo for free; self-publish in eBook & paperback to nearly every bookshop in the world from $99/year.<p>There are two ways to …

Welcome to Bookmarks, our new books newsletter

Get our latest literary news, book reviews, podcasts and more delivered to your inbox every Thursday<p>Introducing Bookmarks, our new email from the books team: from this Thursday, you can get a curated mix of our latest news, reviews, podcasts and blogposts in your inbox – plus the always educative …

Real Talk from 5 Writers of Spring's Buzziest Books

The next two months are chockablock with excellent books by award winners like Kazuo Ishiguro, Steven Millhauser, and Amelia Gray. They discuss why they write fiction and which rules to break -- spoiler alert: pretty much all of them -- all excerpted from their past conversations with BOMB.<p><b>Kazuo</b> …

How to Build Your Platform and Sell More Books with Podcasting

Define Your Target Market<p>Who is your target market?<p>Your target market is the entire market (everyone in the world) who<p>Needs or wants the benefits of …

Surreal Landscape Photos of an Australian Salt Mine

Melbourne-based Emma Phillips‘ <i>Salt</i> beautifully depicts the unearthly realm of a salt mine on the Nullarbor Plain, in Western Australia. Phillips …

Fifty Street Artists Descend on Condemned Parisian Nightclub ‘Les Bains’ | Colossal

<p>Built as a municipal bathhouse in the late 19th century, Les Bains-Douches would eventually become one of the hottest night clubs in Paris known …