Disney gives up paying royalties to ‘Star Wars’ novelists

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‘Star Wars’ novelists demand royalties from Disney

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Kim Stanley Robinson is one of our greatest socialist novelists of all time.

RM Robinson is the latest in a long line of science fiction writers, dating back to…

Kim Stanley Robinson is one of our greatest socialist novelists

RM Robinson is the latest in a long line of science fiction writers, dating back to…

Festival of Books: Crime novelists discuss writing about cops

For Rachel Howzell Hall, the titular female character of her detective Elouise Norton novels is the…

Opinion: Economists tell stories, just like novelists — don’t let the ‘Economics’ Nobel Prize fool you

When you listen to an economist, chances are you hear a lot of statistics. Federal Reserve…

8 contemporary black novelists to read now

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Novelists act as ‘tuning forks’ – The Hollywood Reporter

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For novelists, the first time is often the best

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8 novelists on their favorite comfort books

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Historical novelists owe the truth to readers and to history

Sharon Kay Penman is the author of ten previous historical novels and four medieval mystery novels…

Are novelists obliged to tell the story of their private life? | Books

Our world, more than at any other time in history, is made up of stories. Snapchat…

One of India’s most original and controversial novelists returns with a powerful parable

There’s a certain kind of reader who’s gotten this far in the magazine but remains distracted,…

Viewfinders: 10 Golden Age Novelists Spin Fiction From Vintage Photos

Instead of heading straight home to the cramped one-bedroom apartment she shared with her mother and…

Five novelists imagine Trump’s next chapter

THE TIGER OR THE TIGER By Laura Lipman The tape arrived at my apartment on June…

Computer stories: AI is starting to help novelists

Mr. Sloan wanted to see for himself. He acquired a database of texts from the Internet…

17 Essay & Short Story Collections You Love From Zadie Smith To Toni Morrison

Literature is full of talented novelists who can tell stories that last for hundreds and hundreds…

10 novels about novelists

Lisa Halliday’s stellar and inventive debut novel, Asymmetry, is a puzzle of seemingly incongruous pieces that,…

The greatest detective novelists in their favorite detective novels

Double Indemnity James. Mr Cain If I’m being honest, my favorite is Double Indemnity by James.…

Man Booker Prize Shortlist Has New Endgame Novelists: The Two-Way: NPR

Six novelists made the shortlist, the final stop in the Man Booker Prize competition. The 2016…

Intelligent novelists know how to write a story. It’s the smart-smart ones who don’t have

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13 short stories from classic novelists you can read over lunch

It’s easy to feel that you don’t have time to read literature, especially bulky works by…