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Gabriel García Márquez, 1927 - 2014

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The Colombian novelist Alvaro Mutis used to tell a story about his close friend and compatriot Gabriel García Márquez, who has died aged 87. In the mid-Sixties, when the latter was writing One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967), they met every evening for a drink. García Márquez would tell…

From the geniuses who brought us Bitches in Bookshops, it’s Hardcover Bound 2. There are running horses. There is Truman Capote. It is glorious.

We’re here! Come say hi at booth 973!

We’re here! Come say hi at booth 973!

The LA Times Festival of Books is nearly upon us! We’ll be there all day Saturday and Sunday at booth 973 in the LA Times Stage section. We’ll have books, totes, posters, lollipops, and a killer lobster tablecloth. Come say hi!SATURDAY:-Panio Gianopoulos will be signing copies of A Familiar Beast at 1 pm (and likely discussing Game of Thrones with anyone who will discuss it with us). 
-Founder & editor Deena Drewis will be on a panel called The Editors’ Voice along with Ethan Nosowsky (Graywolf), Peter Ginna (Bloomsbury Press), and Bart Schneider (Kelly’s Cove Press) on Saturday at 3:30 in the Annenberg Auditorium.SUNDAY:-Edan Lepucki will be signing copies of If You’re Not Yet Like Me at 10 am. (She’s also on the Fiction: Visions of California panel at 12 pm, so catch her one way or another!)

The LA Times Festival of Books is nearly upon us! We’ll be there all day Saturday and Sunday at booth 973 in the LA Times Stage section. We’ll have books, totes, posters, lollipops, and a killer lobster tablecloth. Come say hi!

SATURDAY:
-Panio Gianopoulos will be signing copies of A Familiar Beast at 1 pm (and likely discussing Game of Thrones with anyone who will discuss it with us). 

-Founder & editor Deena Drewis will be on a panel called The Editors’ Voice along with Ethan Nosowsky (Graywolf), Peter Ginna (Bloomsbury Press), and Bart Schneider (Kelly’s Cove Press) on Saturday at 3:30 in the Annenberg Auditorium.

SUNDAY:
-Edan Lepucki will be signing copies of If You’re Not Yet Like Me at 10 am. (She’s also on the Fiction: Visions of California panel at 12 pm, so catch her one way or another!)

Virginia Woolf: “Jaime Lannister said he would screw his sister himself.”

Samuel Beckett: “Winter can’t go on, winter will go on.”

T.S. Eliot: “Do I dare to eat a raw stallion heart?”

Ernest Hemingway: “If you are unlucky enough to have lived in Winterfell as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Winterfell is an unmovable shitpile.”

Modernist Game of Thrones. Can The Toast get any more perfect?

First I-now-live-around-the-corner-from-Skylight-Books purchase. A couple of beauts, no?

First I-now-live-around-the-corner-from-Skylight-Books purchase. A couple of beauts, no?

James Franco and David Lehman to Host Reality TV: America's Next Top Poet [by Stacey Harwood] - The Best American Poetry

We were like, “WTF?!”, which means this got us good, because we never abbreviate our expletive-loaded questions. 

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The Strand Magazine is publishing a previously unseen Tennessee Williams short story in its spring issue. “Crazy Night” is about Williams’s lovelorn college days when he describes sex like “vaccination the first day of school.”

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millionsmillions:

The Strand Magazine is publishing a previously unseen Tennessee Williams short story in its spring issue. “Crazy Night” is about Williams’s lovelorn college days when he describes sex like “vaccination the first day of school.”

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