Dave Barry talks about writing humor for children with Alan Zweibel (black jacket) and Adam Mansbach (short sleeves). Mansbach is the author of Go the Fuck to Sleep, and has co-written with Zweibel Benjamin Franklin: Huge Pain in My...
Traditional Publishing

BookExpo 2015 in Photos

BookExpo 2015 was part booksellers conference, part bookfest, part circus. Here’s a look at some of the highlights in pictures. Gigantic banners feature books with high expectations, including Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee,

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The Writing Life

How to Talk About Your Novel in Public

Because I spent 16 years running the Stanford Publishing Courses, I’ve seen far more than my share of book talks–the good, the bad and the ugly. It’s tricky, creating a talk that pulls people in.

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Book Expo 2014 photo album

  A selfie taken with Martin Short, one of the celebrity authors featured at BEA 2014. Book Expo America (BEA) is one of the largest and most prestigious book conferences in the world. Over a

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