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L.A. Times Festival of Books Wrap Up

That’s it for LATFOB 2013. What a dizzying assortment of books, talks, characters and people! The Trojan marching band was spectacular  despite the heat, and it seemed that after a week of heartbreaking and terrifying news, everyone was ready to enjoy … Continue reading

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Earthquack at Festival of Books

The folks at Bitingduck Press took Earth Day seriously. Very seriously. Editor-in-Chief Jay Nadeau and Technology Director Chris Lindensmith decided to combine their weekend as vendors at the L.A. Times Festival of Books with observing Earth Day. To that end, they hitched … Continue reading

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John Scalzi: May You Live In Interesting Times

As the crowd settles in for John Scalzi’s talk at the L.A. Times Festival of Books 2013, Richard Kadrey begins his introduction, “John Scalzi, [session number] 2064, Richard Kadrey…” Scalzi interjects, “Isn’t there a video game, Robotron 2064, something like … Continue reading

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Neal Stephenson: Some Remarks on Some Remarks

One of the great things about going to a book signing is hearing the opinions and insights of other fans. So, when I went to Skylight Books in Los Angeles on Wednesday night for Neal Stephenson’s signing, I sat quietly, … Continue reading

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