For National Book Award winner Alice McDermott
From his masterful handling of the second person in Bright Lights, Big City to his shifting of points of view in Model Behavior, Jay McInerney isn't afraid to take chances.
Seeking advice on characterization and setting goals in your fiction? Freelancer Anne Bowling posed questions about those subjects to Terry McMillan, author of Waiting to Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back.
Jane Smiley author of Moo, A Thousand Acres and The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton credits The Grapes of Wrath as one of the novels that taught her about what makes effective fiction. How?
Immersed in the story