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World Book Night is tomorrow, April 23rd! Any book givers out there? @WorldBookNight Learn more at us.worldbooknight.org
"...Prison is not a place you enter. It is no place." Watch 2014 #JacksonPrize winner Claudia Rankine's video-poem: pw.org/content/claudi….
In #DailyNews, David Foster Wallace's estate decries the forthcoming biopic about the author, The End of the Tour: at.pw.org/1kXezza
NYC -- don't forget to save the date! P&W LIVE on June 21st. Get your early bird tickets on sale now at pw.org/live/events/ne…
Video: In this clip, author @PollyCourtney offers the second in her series of how-to videos on self-publishing. at.pw.org/1rg371I
Congratulations Claudia Rankine, winner of the 2014 Jackson Poetry Prize! #JacksonPrize
In #DailyNews, was Jane Austen really a writer of literary fiction? @GuardianBooks tackles the tricky lit label: at.pw.org/1nk4X3N
P&W LIVE: Literary Agents in NYC on June 21. A day of panels, discussion, and networking. Early Bird Reg just $95! pw.org/live/events/ne…
pw.org is experiencing a tech glitch; P&W Live ticketing and MY P&W are down. Fixing ASAP and will tweet when we're back up!
In #DailyNews, the world remembers Gabriel García Márquez, who died at his home in Mexico city yesterday. at.pw.org/1i2hVLG
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, beloved author of One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera, has died. nyti.ms/1jOoTs6
P&W Mag offers discounts up to 40% to writers advertising their books in our July/August issue. Reserve by May 1! at.pw.org/cU5cYu
The May/June issue of P&W Mag is out now! Check out online content at at.pw.org/1eXOA55, including our guide to free writing contests!
In #DailyNews, Eleanor Catton discusses the influence & process behind her novel The Luminaries: at.pw.org/1lbTAXr via @GuardianBooks
Video: Author Roxane Gay, who is profiled in the May/June issue of P&W, discusses her new novel, An Untamed State. at.pw.org/1tb9rez
In #DailyNews, Grantland takes a look at the city of Detroit through the eyes of Elmore Leonard: at.pw.org/1ezcw3L @Grantland33
Spread the National Poetry Month love on April 24th by carrying a #poeminyourpocket! Learn more at: poets.org/pocket. #pocketpoem
In #DailyNews, @NewYorkLiveArts will host a festival in NYC this month dedicated to the life & work of James Baldwin: at.pw.org/1hREjao
Congrats to Amy Award alum, Shabnam Piryaei, on her new novel "Forward"! Applications for the 2014 Amy Awards are up! pw.org/about-us/amy_a…
Video: "Make your soul grow." This clip celebrates the late Kurt Vonnegut's inspirational letter to students. at.pw.org/1gWthAP
In #DailyNews, @NPR reviews a new film based on Alice Munro's "Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage." at.pw.org/1eEWqAk
Here we are in booth 346 at #LATFOB. Come say hi, grab a free magazine, and enter our magazine subscription raffle! pic.twitter.com/8Po4bTW3bH
Video: Novelist @KThompsonWalker shows how fear propels imagination, as it forces us to imagine possible futures. at.pw.org/1iC7ijF