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  • Anna Hope

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    Anna Hope is an English writer and actress from Manchester. She is perhaps best known for her role as a humanoid cat in the popular BBC series "Doctor Who".

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  • Yaa Gyasi

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    Yaa Gyasi was born in Ghana and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. She holds a BA in English from Stanford University and an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she held a ...more

  • Leslie Pietrzyk

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    Leslie Pietrzyk is the author of two novels, Pears on a Willow Tree and A Year and a Day. Her short fiction and essays have appeared in many journals, including Gettysburg ...more

  • Christina Baker Kline

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    Christina Baker Kline is the author of five novels. She lives out-side of New York City and on the coast of Maine.more

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    David Morrell

    Ruler of the Night is set on the harrowing, fogbound streets of 1855 London. A gripping Victorian mystery/thriller, its vivid historical details come from years of research, some of which the author outlines in four intriguing photo essays.

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    Mei Fong discussed her first book, One Child, and the effects and possible consequences of China's one-child policy

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    A conversation with Emily Fridlund, author of History of Wolves, in which she describes the genesis and influences on this debut novel.

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    Joan Silverman talks with Robert Oldshue, whose debut story collection recently won the Iowa Short Fiction award, about how his writing life blends opposing forces in medicine and writing.

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