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Book Review: <i>The Big Goodbye</i>
Book Review: The Big Goodbye
The making of Chinatown gets its full due in Wasson's chronicle

David Gaines, Feb. 25, 2020

Fernando Saralegui's <i>Best Eats Havana</i>
Fernando Saralegui's Best Eats Havana
Dishing on the many flavors of Cuba’s capital

Barbara Purcell, Feb. 18, 2020

Opening the Case on the <i>American Sherlock</i>
Opening the Case on the American Sherlock
Kate Winkler Dawson reports on an early master of forensics

Mike Berry, Feb. 12, 2020

Matthew Patin Named Texas Book Festival Literary Director
Matthew Patin Named Texas Book Festival Literary Director
Local writer/editor will book authors for fest's 25th year

Robert Faires, Jan. 29, 2020

Samuel Woolley and <i>The Reality Game</i>
Samuel Woolley and The Reality Game
UT professor's new book attacks the disinformation wars

Mike Berry, Jan. 15, 2020

Vision 2020: Austin Books We're Looking Forward to in the New Year
Vision 2020: Austin Books We're Looking Forward to in the New Year
Some local writers' books due out in 2020 we're eager to read

Robert Faires, Jan. 9, 2020

Interview With Benjamin Markovits
Interview With Benjamin Markovits
The Christmas in Austin author talks about his former home

Robert Faires, Dec. 17, 2019

Austin Book Arts Center: PUSH Print! Party at the Central Library
PUSH Print! Party
This annual fundraiser features what they call “a book arts rock star”

Wayne Alan Brenner, Nov. 1, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: Truth Worth Telling: A Conversation With Journalist Scott Pelley
Festival 2019: Truth Worth Telling With Scott Pelley
Newsman Scott Pelley had words of advice about media in the modern age

Joe O'Connell, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: On Second Look: Writing About Home From New Perspectives
Festival 2019: On Second Look
Oscar Cásares and De'Shawn Charles Winslow keep it all in the family

Joe O'Connell, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>Finding Their Power
LGBTQIA+ at TBF: Finding Their Power
Two authors mine the past for tales of queer sisterhood

Rosalind Faires, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>My Story Is More Than the Struggle
LGBTQIA+ at TBF: My Story Is More Than the Struggle
Mitchell Jackson and Jaquira Diaz get under the skin of memoir

Laura Jones, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>All by Myself: Loneliness in Fiction
LGBTQIA+ at TBF: Loneliness in Fiction
Kristen Arnett & Kevin Huizenga weigh in on frustration and isolation

Barbara Purcell, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>They’re Playing My Song
LGBTQIA+ at TBF: They’re Playing My Song
Andrea Lawlor and Karen Tongson on music's doorway to self-discovery

Laura Jones, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>Embracing the Journey
Festival 2019: Embracing the Journey
Anika Fajardo and Tembi Locke travel far to find what’s near

Barbara Purcell, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br>On the Topic of Mothers
Festival 2019: On the Topic of Mothers
Saeed Jones, Michele Filgate, & Angie Cruz grapple with a mother’s love

Barbara Purcell, Oct. 28, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: <br> Modern Royalty in Romance
Festival 2019: Modern Royalty in Romance
Casey McQuiston and Jasmine Guillory reign over rom-coms

Rosalind Faires, Oct. 28, 2019

Attica Locke on Solving Crime on Highway 59
Attica Locke: Solving Crime on Hwy 59
Heaven, My Home author talks her East Texas roots and the blues

Robert Faires, Oct. 25, 2019

Texas Book Festival 2019: Who Belongs?
Texas Book Festival 2019: Who Belongs?
Authors explore what it means to be an American outsider

Saskia Henn, Oct. 25, 2019

Book Review: <i>The River at Night</i>
Book Review: The River at Night
In Kevin Huizenga's graphic novel, one man's speeding mind breaks time

Wayne Alan Brenner, Oct. 24, 2019

Book Review: <i>The Hard Tomorrow</i>
Book Review: The Hard Tomorrow
Eleanor Davis' graphic novel centers on a woman who's trying

Wayne Alan Brenner, Oct. 24, 2019

Chris Ware and Seth at the Texas Book Festival
Chris Ware and Seth at the Texas Book Festival
Two titans of sequential art, gabbing craftwise in Austin on Saturday

Oct. 24, 2019

Book Review: <i>Mostly Dead Things</i>
Book Review: Mostly Dead Things
A taxidermist’s family grieves and grows in Kristen Arnett’s debut

Rosalind Faires, Oct. 23, 2019

Why Sarah Elaine Smith Writes the Way She Does
Sarah Elaine Smith on Writing
The author of Marilou Is Everywhere tells the full story

Kimberley Jones, Oct. 23, 2019

Book Review: <i>How We Fight for Our Lives</i>
Book Review: How We Fight for Our Lives
Saeed Jones' memoir resonates most when it digs the deepest

Laura Jones, Oct. 22, 2019

Texas Book Festival: Nicky Drayden and Chris Brown
Nicky Drayden and Chris Brown
The Austin authors explore new frontiers in science fiction

Elizabeth Cobbe, Oct. 22, 2019

Book Review: <i>A Cosmology of Monsters</i>
Book Review: A Cosmology of Monsters
Shaun Hamill pens an achingly aware homage to horrors past

Roberto Ontiveros, Oct. 21, 2019

This Week on <i>The Austin Chronicle Show</i>: Abbott Threatens Austin With the Hammer Again
Abbott vs. Austin
Plus: Why the land-use code matters, and previewing Staple!

Kimberley Jones, Oct. 11, 2019

"What's Your Platform" at the Texas Teen Book Festival
Author panel explains how multiple mediums can feed success

Addie Costello, Oct. 9, 2019

Texas Teen Book Festival Is Here!
Texas Teen Book Festival Is Here!
Celebration of YA lit moves north to Southwestern University

Addie Costello, Oct. 9, 2019

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