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In Jacqueline Winspear's 'The American Agent,' Maisie Dobbs investigates a murder amid the Blitz

In Jacqueline Winspear's 'The American Agent,' Maisie Dobbs investigates a murder amid the Blitz

The 14th novel about the beloved British psychologist and investigator finds her dealing with delicate politics and personal matters around a journalist's death.
Published: 03/22/19
Linda Fairstein is reading fellow crime fiction author Lisa Gardner

Linda Fairstein is reading fellow crime fiction author Lisa Gardner

Fairstein's 'Blood Oath,' her 20th Alex Cooper novel, is out this month; a Netflix series based on her work in the Central Park Five case debuts in April.
Published: 03/21/19

Blogger and author Tiffany Jenkins to appear at Tampa Theatre

Journalist Aili McConnon will talk about "Road to Valor," her book about cyclist Gino Bartali, at the Holocaust Museum.
Published: 03/20/19
Anna Burns, Steve Coll among recipients of National Book Critics Circle awards

Anna Burns, Steve Coll among recipients of National Book Critics Circle awards

The annual book awards, the only ones chosen by critics, also honored Tommy Orange, Zadie Smith and Maureen Corrigan.
Published: 03/15/19

'Dreyer's English' is a witty and useful writing guide

A longtime copy editor at Random House explains which rules to follow, which ones to toss and why you need to back away from the exclamation point key.
Published: 03/15/19

Celtic Shop owner Lynn Thorn recommends book about Irish soccer team

'Finn McCool's Football Club' is all about perseverance, she says.
Published: 03/14/19
Tampa poet Erica Dawson named a gold medalist in Florida Book Awards

Tampa poet Erica Dawson named a gold medalist in Florida Book Awards

Tampa Bay area authors Gale Massey and Rob Sanders win bronze medals.
Published: 03/14/19

Book Talk for March 14-20

Mark your calendar for author discussions and book signings.
Published: 03/13/19
Irin Carmon, co-author of 'The Notorious RBG,' is reading 'Good and Mad'

Irin Carmon, co-author of 'The Notorious RBG,' is reading 'Good and Mad'

Carmon, who will speak at Choice Affair 2019 in Tampa in April, talks about writing a book about Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Updated one month ago
Lisa See's 'Island of Sea Women' immerses the reader in the world of Korean freedivers

Lisa See's 'Island of Sea Women' immerses the reader in the world of Korean freedivers

The deep friendship between two of the women is at the core of See's latest historical novel.
Updated one month ago