Morrison was asked about Slade’s death on Oprah Winfrey’s television show last year, and rejected the idea of getting any kind of “closure” as “some kind of insult”.
I thought I couldn’t love Toni Morrison any more than I already do. I was wrong.
‘One of the points in our guidelines will be “review the book and not the author.”‘
The Wild West review days on GoodReads appear to be over.
I find myself pirating a lot more books than I actually purchase. I try to justify this by comparing it more like borrowing them from the library since I wont be in possession of the actual copy, rather than stealing them from a book store.
I think Freud would have a lot of fun with the verb selection of “try” here….
Digital self-publishing may work for already established authors, according to Turow, “but it’s one more instance of the winner-take-all economy. It doesn’t allow young writers to flourish and it is not in my judgment a good thing.”
Yea, if only there were some breakout hits that started as self-published works. Oh wait, the biggest selling fiction titles since Harry Potter started that way.