I will believe my new book is done when it is in my hand, about a year from now. It's called “Finding the Good,” and is about how writing obituaries and rearing a big family has taught me to look for and find the good in people and situations.
April 3, 2014
Olen Steinhauer has penned a high-stakes international thriller that expertly blends dubious government behavior with memorable characters.
March 17, 2014
A national writers conference in Seattle gave a rare opportunity for Alaska authors to consider the direction of the state's literary future, including the increasingly airbrushed view many have of the Last Frontier, thanks to reality TV.
March 16, 2014
An author and journalist from Alaska's past as well as its present, Joe McGinniss has died due to complications related to prostate cancer.
March 10, 2014
A Fairbanks teen illustrator is receiving a national honor for her drawings next month in Hollywood.
March 6, 2014
Photographer Jeff Schultz has covered the Iditarod for over 30 years, taking more than 50,000 pictures from the ground and air. In his new book, he recounts some of his most memorable adventures.
March 6, 2014
Boston Globe features editor Doug Most serves up plenty of colorful drama with the story of the battle between Boston and New York to build America's first subway system.
February 25, 2014
The Shamus Award-winning author John Straley has written another Southeast Alaska mystery that fans and new readers alike will fall hard for.
February 20, 2014
Former child soldier Ishmael Beah offers a quiet tribute to human resilience.
January 27, 2014
"The Secret Life of Bees" author Sue Monk Kidd weaves her own narrative into the real-life story of abolitionist Sarah Grimké.
January 10, 2014