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Insatiable Booksluts NYC Adventures: Wednesday

June 11, 2012 | Susie | 23 Comments

(Read about Sunday and Monday and Tuesday if you want. Also, there’s video from the events up at BEA’s livestream site. The author breakfasts are under a separate tab, which is on top of the video player.) Wednesday was our last full day in New […]

Insatiable Booksluts NYC Adventures: Tuesday

June 9, 2012 | Susie | 24 Comments

I popped awake on Tuesday because I was the most excited. Why? Tuesday was AMY DAY. That’s right: Amy came to visit me in New York (which you already knew because Amy wrote a post about it). You’ll get to hear more about that—but not […]

ADVENTURE! Embarking for NYC.

June 3, 2012 | Susie | 17 Comments

I am at the airport super early, and I’ve been here for about an hour. Or more. And I can’t smoke. This kind of sucks–except! That I have my laptop with me, which means I have Photoshop, which means I made this for you:   […]

Know Your Publisher, Vol. V: New Directions

February 11, 2012 | Susie | 3 Comments

I’ve had this as a draft for about a zillion years (or a month, give or take) but have just now gotten around to delving into it. I had some time this morning before work and I thought, hey! It’s about time for another edition […]

Author! Author!: Margaret Atwood

January 15, 2012 | Susie | 16 Comments

Update: Strange as it is to post an update before you publish the actual post, this post does call for an update. See, I was writing this post this morning (Saturday morning, as I am also writing this update on Saturday the 14th) while cruising […]

Know Your Publisher, IV: Coffee House Press + Dzanc

January 7, 2012 | Susie | 16 Comments

It’s been a minute since we explored the action-packed world of indie publishing. Today, I bring you two new offerings: Coffee House Press and Dzanc Books. Publisher: Coffee House Press Location: Minneapolis, MN (inside of an historic brewery, score!) Founded: 1984 by Allan Kornblum, who […]

The 2012 End of the World Reading Challenge

December 31, 2011 | Susie | 4 Comments

Go go go! (Comments closed on this post to avoid confusion. Mostly my own confusion.)

Cats On Parade!

December 4, 2011 | Susie | 29 Comments

Way back when, I did a poll (which you can still vote on here, if you’d like) of what you guys would like to see on the blog. Thirty-nine people who participated (8.65% of votes) indicated that they would like to see pictures of my […]

Know Your Publisher, Vol. III: Quirky Presses

November 12, 2011 | Susie | 8 Comments

Today has been a day of finding presses that are a bit out of the ordinary–for better or for worse. I’m doing more than two today, so I’ll jump right in without further ado. Publisher: Soft Skull Press Location: Berkeley, CA. Founded: 1992 by Sander […]