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Book Review: How We Fight for Our Lives
You can’t judge a book by its cover, but perhaps the title is a gauge. The title of Saeed Jones’ new memoir How We Fight For Our Lives is a promise, or so it seems, of how we might hope to overcome life’s sufferings.

5:00PM Tue. Oct. 22, 2019, Laura Jones Read More | Comment »

Texas Book Festival: Nicky Drayden and Chris Brown
All science fiction is really about the present.
Austin-based science fiction authors Chris Brown and Nicky Drayden will both tell you that.

4:30PM Tue. Oct. 22, 2019, Elizabeth Cobbe Read More | Comment »

Book Review: A Cosmology of Monsters
Shaun Hamill’s A Cosmology of Monsters explores the medicinal effects the macabre has on a Texas family with deep inclinations towards schizophrenia.

10:00AM Mon. Oct. 21, 2019, Roberto Ontiveros Read More | Comment »

This Week on The Austin Chronicle Show: Abbott Threatens Austin With the Hammer Again
This week on The Austin Chronicle Show, we tackle the land development code revision, comic books, and the governor's continuing threats to override Austin's elected officials.

3:30PM Fri. Oct. 11, 2019, Kimberley Jones Read More | Comment »

"What's Your Platform" at the Texas Teen Book Festival
In a world where everyone has Twitter, Instagram, and their podcast, composing a well-written book might not be enough to earn readers' attention. This year’s Texas Teen Book Festival has assembled a panel of multi-tasking authors to discuss finding the right platforms to fit young writers’ unique voices and help them get noticed.

4:45PM Wed. Oct. 9, 2019, Addie Costello Read More | Comment »

Texas Teen Book Festival Is Here!
Sure, you could pay money to watch Lizzo twerk under the scorching heat of the sun while smelling the sweat of thousands of strangers at ACL this weekend, but for those prone to low bank statements, sunburns, and claustrophobia, the Texas Teen Book Festival offers a nice alternative.

3:50PM Wed. Oct. 9, 2019, Addie Costello Read More | Comment »

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New York Times Bestselling Author Brené Brown to Speak at UT Austin
Brené Brown and the Center for Sports Leadership & Innovation are teaming up to bring the New York Times bestselling author back to her alma mater, the University of Texas at Austin. Tickets for Daring Athletes: Embracing Courageous Leadership in the Age of Toughness, A Conversation With Brené Brown are on sale now.

10:00AM Wed. Sep. 18, 2019, Alyssa Quiles Read More | Comment »

Texas Book Festival 2019: The Full Lineup
What do the creator of the 10,000 hour rule, a Supreme Court Justice, and The Daily Show's former resident deranged millionaire have in common? Malcolm Gladwell, Sonia Sotomayor, and John Hodgman will all be at the 2019 Texas Book Festival, along with over 300 other authors, all of whom have been announced.

1:00PM Wed. Aug. 28, 2019, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

Summer of Pride Reading List
Sure, when we think about Pride it’s all rainbows and glitter and celebratory parties, but it’s also a 50+ year movement, rich with history, queer tales, and stories to put Hollywood to shame.

1:00PM Wed. Aug. 7, 2019, Beth Sullivan, James Scott, Nick Yeager and Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

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