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4 Questions: Meghan Daum

Meghan Daum is the author of four books, most recently the collection of original essays The Unspeakable: And Other Subjects of Discussion, which won the 2015…

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5 Questions: Jessica Strawser

By day, Jessica Strawser — a Pittsburgh native — is the Editorial Director of Writer’s Digest magazine, North America’s leading publication for aspiring and working writers…

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4 Questions: Daniel Lowe

Daniel Lowe teaches writing at the Community College of Allegheny County in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and received his MFA in fiction writing from the University of Pittsburgh.…

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4 Questions: REYoung

REYoung was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and lives in Austin, Texas, in a limestone cave deep beneath the city. He is the author of Unbabbling, a…

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5 Questions: Clare Beams

Clare Beams is the author of the story collection We Show What We Have Learned (Lookout Books, Oct. 2016). Her stories appear in One Story, n+1,…

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4 Questions: Marc Nieson

Marc Nieson’s Schoolhouse: Lessons on Love & Landscape is now available! Nieson — a Raymond Carver Short Story Award winner and Pushcart Prize nominee — teaches…

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4 Questions: Samuel Ligon

Samuel Ligon is coming to Pittsburgh on Friday, October 7th! Ligon will be joining Robert Lopez, Ashley Cowger, Sherrie Flick, and the Haygood Paisleys for an…

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6 Questions: Alexander McCall Smith

Alexander McCall Smith — author of the internationally acclaimed and bestselling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series — is coming to Pittsburgh on Tuesday, October 18th!…

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4 Questions: Martin J. Smith

Martin J. Smith, Pittsburgh native and former staffer at the Pittsburgh Press, is coming to Mystery Lovers on Tuesday, September 20th! Event Information Smith is the…

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4 Questions: Gayle Forman

Gayle Forman — the award-winning, New York Times-bestselling author of Just One Day, Just One Year, Where She Went, and If I Stay (among others) –…

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Four Questions: Jennifer Chiaverini

Jennifer Chiaverini, the New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, will be visiting Penguin Bookshop in Sewickley on Saturday, September 17th! Chiaverini’s latest novel,…

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4 Questions: Sebastian Junger

On September 15th, Pittsburgh’s Re:NEW Festival will be hosting an evening with #1 New York Times bestselling author Sebastian Junger, author of War, The Perfect Storm,…

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4 Questions: Joshua David Bellin

Pittsburgh’s Joshua David Bellin, author of Survival Colony 9 (“A post-apocalyptic thriller that collides breathless action with devious world building and genuine heart. A terrific novel!”…

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5 Questions: Siobhan Vivian

Critically acclaimed local author Siobhan Vivian’s book launch for The Last Girl and Boy in the World is on April 26th — in celebration, we asked…

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Four Questions: Jon McGoran

John McGoran is visiting Mystery Lovers on April 23rd to promote Dust Up, his forthcoming international, ecological thriller (“Dust Up is an explosive international thriller… McGoran…

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Four Questions: Steve Berry

Pittsburgh’s fearless features reporter Rege Behe asked Steve Berry a few “Littsburgh Questions” after his recent interview with him for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review — look for…

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Interviewed: Rebecca Drake

Rebecca Drake’s newest novel, Only Ever You, will keep readers up at night. In it, a child goes missing — snatched from an affluent Pittsburgh suburb……

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Four Questions: Daniel James Brown

Pittsburgh’s fearless features reporter Rege Behe asked Daniel James Brown a few “Littsburgh Questions” after his recent interview with him for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review — look…

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Four Questions: Amy Jo Burns

After reading this excerpt from Amy Jo Burns’ Cinderland — “a stop-time portrait of girlhood that explores how one little lie can change everything, resounding with…

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Four Questions: J.D. Barker

After reading the first chapter of Forsaken, we decided we had to find out more about new-to-Pittsburgher J.D. Barker, “a force to be reckoned with.” –…

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Stephan Pastis Loves Pittsburgh!

Pittsburgh’s fearless features reporter Rege Behe talked “Littsburgh” with Stephan Pastis after his recent interview with him for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review — look for that feature…

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Three Questions: Emily St. John Mandel

Pittsburgh’s fearless features reporter Rege Behe asked Emily St. John Mandel a few “Littsburgh Questions” after his recent interview with her for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review –…

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Recommended Listening: Sherrie Flick

“[in brackets] is the official podcast of Hot Metal Bridge, the literary journal staffed by the University of Pittsburgh’s MFA students. In this episode, we interviewed…