Archives - April 2011
Author Deanna Fei discusses the family trip she took to China that inspired her novel, A Thread of Sky, as well her own reactions upon completing the book and some of her longtime writing inspirations.
Novelist Shilpi Somaya Gowda, author of the international bestseller Secret Daughter, discusses the spirit and special bond of her own book club, as well as those she's met along the way. Secret Daughter is now available in paperback! Click here for a special video.
After 28 novels, a staggering feat for any established writer, Luanne Rice has returned with The Silver Boat, an emotional portrait of three sisters who revisit their Martha's Vineyard home, full of family ghosts and memories, one last time. In this interview, Rice discusses the real-life inspiration for her book, and how she too had to confront her family beach cottage after her mother's death.
More than 100 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list…More than 2.5 million hardcovers in print…Available in more than 40 countries…and soon to be a major motion picture this summer…
A former investment banker and a first-time novelist, Sarita Mandanna is the author of Tiger Hills, a tale of two childhood friends who grow up together in southern India, until their lives are interrupted by an unexpected romance --- and an unforeseen tragedy --- that will affect their families for years to come.