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Pamela Redmond is the author of eighteen books including New York 
Lisa Lutz is the author of the New York Times bestselling, Edgar- and Macavity-nominated, and Alice Award-winning Spellman Series. She is also the author of Heads You Lose, written with David Hayward, and lives and works in California. Her new Spellman book Trail of the Spellmans hits stores on February 28th. Here she talks about her experience with book clubs…or lack thereof.   
February 14, 2012

Nicole Baart on Truth and Lies

Posted by Katherine
Nicole Baart lives in a small town in Iowa and is the mother of three young sons. After the adoption of her second son from Ethiopia, Nicole discovered a deep passion for global issues and co-founded a non-profit organization, One Body One Hope, that works alongside a church and orphanage in Monrovia, Liberia. An accomplished novelist, she was a 2009 Christy Award finalist for fiction.
Jesmyn Ward, author of SALVAGE THE BONES
September 7, 2011

Patti Callahan Henry: COMING UP FOR AIR -- Part I

Posted by Stephen
Patti Callahan Henry is not only a married mother of three, but also a New York Times bestselling author of eight novels, including Between the Tides and Driftwood Summer. Hailed as a fresh new voice in southern fiction (though she is originally from Philadelphia), her latest book, Coming Up for Air, is about a house on the coast of Alabama --- a place that reveals the truth and changes the lives of Ellie Calvin and her loved ones.
Helen Schulman is the author of This Beautiful Life, which is about one family handling a crisis at a high school. It is also the latest Bets On pick. In this essay, courtesy of, Helen discusses the process of writing her critically-acclaimed novel.
August 22, 2011

Emily Chenoweth: HELLO, GOODBYE

Posted by Stephen
Author Emily Chenoweth discusses the personal events that led her to pen her novel, Hello Goodbye.
August 15, 2011

Sneak Peek: BOND GIRL by Erin Duffy

Posted by Stephen
At, we have the opportunity to read many great books well in advance of their release dates.