Editorial Staff

Editorial Staff

An Exclusive Interview With Mark Tavani

I had majored in writing at the University of Pittsburgh and when I decided that I did not want make a career of being a forestry aid, I also decided that I wanted to do something that involved my greatest passion—writing. I began looking into the publishing industry, one contact led to another, and eventually I was put in touch with Nita Taublib at Bantam. Bantam didn’t have any suitable and open positions at that time, but Ballantine did, and Nita suggested I speak with them. I did and the next day I had a job offer.

The Art of Fiction: Revision Decisions!

The Art of Fiction: Revision Decisions!

Dissonance, a Novel by Lisa Lenard-Cook  Buy This Book via Amazon.com The Art of Fiction: Revision Decisions! by Lisa Lenard-Cook July 2006 "The other women in my writers' group were thrilled to learn I was working on this novel...

Daughter of the Ganges by Asha Miró

    Daughter of the Ganges A Memoir Asha Miró Atria Books June 2006 Hardcover/320 pages ISBN: 0-7432-8672-3 Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .an intimate look into one woman’s quest to uncover her origins."...

Thriller edited by James Patterson

Thirty authors in the newly formed International Thriller Writers present stories in this first ever collection of short thrillers using one familiar character or plot line from an author’s well known work. It will keep readers up all night. The book is dedicated to the late author Dennis Lynds whose work is also included. It is a collection of the best and brightest the ITW and writing has to offer.

The Last Spymaster by Gayle Lynds

  The Last Spymaster Gayle Lynds St. Martins Press 06-06-06 Hardcover/400 pages ISBN: 0-312-30159-6 Buy This Book www.amazon.com   "The art of spying is about illusion and truth seen through a fun house mirror." ". . . a provocative and...

Sand Dollar Summer by Kimberly K. Jones

    Sand Dollar Summer Kimberly K. Jones Margaret K. McElderry Books June 2006 Hardcover/224 pages ISBN: 1-416903-62-3 Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . . Jones has written a promising debut novel. . ." ". . . Reminiscent of Judy...

How To Succeed in Murder by Margaret Dumas

      How To Succeed in Murder Margaret Dumas Poisoned Pen Press May 2006 Hardcover/0 pages ISBN: 1-59058-260-8 Buy This Book www.amazon.com   "If you like your murder mysteries cooked up with a dash of fun, How To Succeed in Murder will be...