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Author Shubnum Khan and her debut novel, The Djinn Waits a Hundred Years
Daryl M., March 21, 2024

Shubnum Khan is a South African author and artist.

Author Izzy Wasserstein and her debut novel, These Fragile Graces, This Fugitive Heart
Daryl M., March 14, 2024

Izzy Wasserstein is a queer, trans woman who teaches writing and literature. She was born and raised in Kansas and received her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of New Mexico.

Author Kacen Callender and their latest novel, Infinity Alchemist
Daryl M., February 22, 2024

Kacen Callender is the bestselling and award-winning author of multiple novels for children, teens, and adults, including the Stonewall Honor Book,

Author Gareth Brown and his debut novel, The Book of Doors
Daryl M., February 15, 2024

Gareth Brown wanted to be a writer from a very young age, and he completed his first novel as a teenager.

Author Douglas Preston and his latest novel, Fourteen Days
Daryl M., February 08, 2024

Douglas Preston is an author of thirty-nine books of both non-fiction and fiction, of which thirty-two have been New York Times bestsellers.

Author Emily Ruth Verona and her debut novel, Midnight on Beacon Street
Daryl M., February 01, 2024

Emily Ruth Verona received her Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing and Cinema Studies from the State University of New York at Purchase. In 2014, she won the Pinch Literary Award in Fiction.

Book cover of Theda Bara: Her Career, Life and Legend by Rob Liebman
Daryl M., January 25, 2024

Roy Liebman has had a lengthy library career, beginning with the Brooklyn and New York Public Libraries.

Author Aimee Pokwatka and her latest novel, The Parliament
Daryl M., January 18, 2024

Aimee Pokwatka grew up in Wheeling, West Virginia. She studied anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and received her MFA in creative writing from Syracuse University.