September 25, 2008 archive

A Garden of Earthly Delights – Book Review

Clara felt heavy and hot and sad, imagining already school over in the afternoon and the way she would have to run to get away from the stones and mud balls. She and Ned would both have to run, cutting across muddy fields, with the boys laughing behind them…”White trash!” They were white trash, everybody …

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5 Under 35 Award Challenge

Perpetual Challenge beginning October 1, 2008 Beginning in 2006, the National Book Foundation has recognized five young writers in its 5 Under 35 Program. The National Book Foundation writes: These five writers have each been selected by a previous National Book Award Finalist or Winner as someone whose work is particularly promising and exciting and …

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