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  • Mariko Tamaki

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    Mariko Tamaki is a Canadian writer. Her works include the graphic novels This One Summer (Printz Honor and Caldecott Honor Book) and Skim, both with Jillian Tamaki, and Emiko ...more

  • Ian McGuire

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    Ian McGuire grew up near Hull, England, and studied at the University of Manchester and the University of Virginia in the United States. He is the cofounder and codirector of ...more

  • 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

  • Tom Jackson

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    Tom Jackson is a science writer who specializes in recasting science and technology into lively historical narratives, told through the deeds of the people that discovered ...more

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    Steven Rowley

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    Ben H. Winters discusses his novel Underground Airlines/i> set in a contemporary version of the USA in which the Civil War never happened and slavery is still legal in some parts of the country

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    Ann Hood

    Ann Hood discusses the story behind her 2016 novel, The Book That Matters The Most, and most importantly how books help us through difficult times.

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    Brad Watson

    Brad Watson discusses his novel Miss Jane, and the inspiration behind the novel, his great-aunt.

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    Alice Hoffman

    In three interviews - two text, one video - Alice Hoffman talks about her reasons for writing The Marriage of Opposites (2015) and The Dovekeepers (2012), and about her collection Blackbird House (2005).

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