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My interview with Nancy Pearl

Last month Nancy Pearl invited me on her cable show, Book Lust, to talk about The Mirage. The video of the interview was posted yesterday on the Seattle Channel website: My thanks to Ms. Pearl, and to the UW bookstore … Continue reading

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My South American cousins will be proud

Last Saturday, the Chilean newspaper El Mercurio ran a piece on alternate histories—”ucronías”—featuring an interview with yours truly. The article is behind a paywall, but here’s a grab from the PDF the reporter, Alberto Rojas, sent me: The other books … Continue reading

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Talking to Rick Kleffel about The Mirage

Rick Kleffel, who interviewed me in San Francisco for KQED radio, has posted his review of The Mirage and an extended podcast version of our interview on The Agony Column website. Thanks to Rick, and to Cory Doctorow for this … Continue reading

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The Mirage week four recap

I’ll be in San Francisco for the next three nights (see my event schedule here for details). Before I head for the airport, here’s a quick rundown of last week’s Mirage highlights: Reviews Salon.com reposts Paul Di Filippo’s piece from … Continue reading

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The Mirage week three recap

The big news of the week is that HarperCollins is ordering a second printing of The Mirage. Thanks to all the early buyers who helped make this happen! If you still want a first edition, you should track one down … Continue reading

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The Mirage week two recap

This week’s highlight reel: Reviews The Oregonian — “It’s bracing to read a novel that generates a fresh look at Our Troubled Times without the exhausted polemics and manipulative sentiments. In fact, The Mirage is a 9/11 novel we’ve been … Continue reading

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Oregon

This week was the Oregon leg of the Mirage book tour. The Oregonian newspaper welcomed me to the state with a wonderful review. I spent Sunday and Monday in Portland. HarperCollins put me up at a hotel two blocks away … Continue reading

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The Mirage publication week recap

Hard to believe The Mirage has only been out since last Tuesday. I’m having a crazy fun time so far. Here’s a quick recap of the highlights: Reviews Publisher’s Weekly (STARRED REVIEW) — “Both entertaining and provocative, exactly what the … Continue reading

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Chatting with Alyssa Rosenberg about The Mirage

On Tuesday I did a phone interview with awesome culture blogger Alyssa Rosenberg of ThinkProgress.org. She just posted the transcript of our conversation, along with some of her own thoughts about the novel, here. Thanks, Alyssa!

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The Truth About Books…

…has posted a review of Bad Monkeys along with an interview with yours truly.

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