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Scotto Moore and his novel, Your Favorite Band Can Not Save You
Daryl M., April 17, 2019

Scotto Moore is a Seattle playwright whose works include several speculative fiction themed plays.

Children's author Beverly Cleary and her cat
Keith Chaffee, April 08, 2019

Beverly Cleary was born on April 12, 1916. Cleary is an author of children's books, and since her first book was published in 1950, more than 90 million copies of her books have been sold.

Author Brigid Kemmerer and her latest book, A Curse So Dark and Lonely
Daryl M., April 04, 2019

Brigid Kemmerer is the New York Times bestselling author of More Than We Can Tell,

Playful graphic of the title Literary Hoaxes and Pranks
Keith Chaffee, April 01, 2019

Today is April Fool's Day, a fine time to take a look at literary pranks and hoaxes—books and authors that weren't exactly what they claimed to be.

Author Mary Roach experiences weightlessness on a parabolic flight
Keith Chaffee, March 18, 2019

Mary Roach was born on Mar 20, 1959. Roach writes books about scientific topics that might be offputting but handles her material with a sense of humor that helps readers get past the "ick" factor.

Mallory O’Meara and her debut book, The Lady from The Black Lagoon
Daryl M., March 18, 2019

Mallory O’Meara is a film producer and the co-host of the “Reading Glasses” podcast. She is also a lifelong fan of classic horror.

French novelist Amanda Sthers
Daryl M., February 05, 2019

Amanda Sthers was born in Paris and now lives in Los Angeles. She is the bestselling author of ten novels, and her debut English-language film, Madame, was released in America in 2018.

Authors Steve Nedvidek, Ed Crowell, and Jack Lowe and their second book of the graphic novel series The Jekyll Island Chronicles: A Devil’s Reach
Kelli Lowers, January 31, 2019

The Jekyll Island Chronicles is a graphic novel series that combines historical elements with steampunk to create an alternate take on post-World War I history.

Author Marie Benedict and her latest novel, The Only Women in the Room
Daryl M., January 22, 2019

Marie Benedict is a lawyer with more than ten years’ experience as a litigator at two of the country’s premier law firms. She is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College with a focus in History and Art history, and a cum laude graduate of the Boston University School of Law.

LA Made logo surrounded by photos of performers
Tina Lerno, January 19, 2019

Get ready, we're preparing to launch Season 4 of the LA Made cultural programming series on February 1, 2019!