Hoaxes, Cons and Lies: A Literary Quiz

In Guest Contributors by Guest Contributor

By Adam Langer If I could blame any particular place or event for giving me the idea to write a novel about con artists scamming the publishing industry, it would have to be BookExpo America. It was at the Javits Center in New York City that I was first introduced to young, soon-to-be-infamous author James Frey. At the Staples Center …

Test Your Literary Knowledge and Win a Prize!

In Discussion by Hannah Johnson

By Edward Nawotka Do you think you are literary guru? Do you read more than all your friends put together? Can you tell truth from fiction? Test your literary knowledge with Adam Langer’s quiz, featured today on Publishing Perspectives. Langer’s novel, The Thieves of Manhattan, was published this week by Spiegel & Grau. Publishers Weekly praised it as “an ├╝ber-hip …