Shelf Life

 

Shelf Life: Alyssa Wong

 

We asked the Nebula Award-winning writer to share a section of her bookshelf. Here, Wong talks about moving her collection, the books that help her dive into her own history, and what she turns to for inspiration. 

 

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Shelf Life: Sunil Yapa

 

The author of the debut novel Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist shares a section of his bookshelf that he turned to while writing the book. 

 

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Shelf Life: Gordon McAlpine

 

We asked the Edgar Award-nominated author of Woman with a Blue Pencil to show us a section of his bookshelf. Here, McAlpine gives a lovely tribute to some of the mentors that shaped his early writing life. 

 

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Shelf Life: Lily Tuck

 

The award-winning author of the new novel The Double Life of Liliane shows us a section of her bookshelf with some rare, but wonderful picks. READ MORE

 

 


 

 


 


Shelf Life: Jami Attenberg

 

The widely acclaimed author of the new novel Saint Mazie (published this June) shows us a section of her bookshelf. Here, she talks about the stack of books—both fiction and nonfiction—that she used for research and inspiration for her new novel. READ MORE

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Shelf Life: Anna North

 

The New York Times editor and author of the new novel The Life and Death of Sophie Stark shows us a section of her bookshelf. Find out which book North wouldn't let herself read until she finished her first novel. READ MORE

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shelf Life: Megan Abbott

 

We asked the Edgar Award-winning author of Dare Me and The Fever to show us a section of her bookshelf. Here, she talks about the place "where Psychoanalysis/Gender Theory ends and True Crime begins." READ MORE

 


 

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