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Best of the Web 01/16/17

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

In this Buzzfeed essay on her years as a publicist, Emily Gould reflects on the difficulty women face in the workplace, and how they are still struggling to break free from personality stereotypes, especially as authors. 

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Best of the Web 01/09/17

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

Are you looking for something different to read this January? Check out this list of small press books recommendations from Book Riot.

"9 Small Press Books to Read in January 2017"

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The Official 2015 Grub Holiday Gift Guide

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Tired of buying bookstore and coffee shop gift certificates for the writer in your life? Check out these fun, quirky ideas for this holiday season and say nevermore to gift cards!

 

1. Ready, Set, Novel! Writer's Workbook

The perfect holiday gift for an established or aspiring novelist

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Best of the Web 12/7/2015

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done. 

 

In this article, The Atlantic looks at how mass-market success can cause critics to deem literary novels as "overly sentimental": 

When Women's Literary Tastes Are Deemed Less Worthy

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Best of the Web 11/16/2015

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done. 

 

Haruki Murakami explains how he went from being an owner of a jazz club to a full-time writer with a much healthier lifestyle in this piece for The New Yorker:

The Running Novelist

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