Monday Miscellany

Recommendations for Readers

Since today is Labor Day, the traditional if not actual end of summer, here are some recommendations for your fall reading list:

Fall Books Preview: 20 New Releases to Check Out

From The Atlantic

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Fall Preview 2012: New York’s indie booksellers recommend the best new

From Capital New York

PW Picks: The Best New Books for the Week of September 3, 2012

From Publishers Weekly

Welcome to Classics in September

From Crime Fiction Lover

Hot new books of September

Announcing the Recipients of the 2012 PEN Literary Awards

Announcing the 2012 Hugo Award Winners

Information for Writers

How to write a novel and get it published

Eight Facts About Writing That Surprise Prospective Novelists

Dani Shapiro: On Living a Writer’s Life