Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bragging Time!

Huge congratulations to Frederick Reiken, author of “Day for Night”, which is a finalist for the 2010 Los Angeles Times Book Prize.  The award winner will be announced on April 29th, in a ceremony at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Although I am late to writing about it here, we are still celebrating […]

Sweet Things

To celebrate this Valentine’s Day we bring you three delectable news items: 1) Two Reagan Arthur Books are in the top three spots for the inaugural Salon Good Sex in Fiction Award—at #3 is a scene from Joshua Ferris’ “The Unnamed” involving sex in a hospital bed (it’s more romantic than it sounds, trust us) […]

In Praise of Social Media

I went to an amazing panel yesterday, which was part of Social Media Week.  It featured New York Times bestselling author Gretchen Rubin (author of “The Happiness Project”), über-talented ICM agent Kate Lee, former Martha Stewart exec turned author and gardening blogger Margaret Roach, Tumblr guru Mark Coatney, and was hosted by the fabulous Miriam […]