Month: April 2013

Book Review – Under The Banner Of Heaven

by Jon Krakauer (Pan) ISBN: 9780330419123 The author of Into the Wild delves into the Mormon and other fundamentalist faiths to discover the reasons followers commit themselves to these faiths. This non-fiction book looks at the history of the Mormon faith. It examines the creator…
Annie Dillard

Literary Birthday – 30 April – Annie Dillard

Happy Birthday, Annie Dillard, born 30 April 1945 10 Annie Dillard Quotes On Writing All my books started out as extravagant and ended up pure and plain. At its best, the sensation of writing is that of any unmerited grace. It is handed to you, but…
John Boyne

Literary Birthday – 30 April – John Boyne

Happy Birthday, John Boyne, born 30 April 1971 John Boyne: 10 Observations On Writing I want to write stories that matter, that have a real point to them. I’m not interested in vampires. When I started out I thought that a life as a writer would…

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