‘Final Fenway Fiction: More Short Stories from Red Sox Nation’

For years the “Fenway Fiction” series has chronicled the Boston Red Sox through short stories, novels, plays, and poetry. Now the series comes to a conclusion in “Final Fenway Fiction”, and the book’s 23 contributors touch every base. Continue reading

Excerpt from ‘Echolocation’ by Myfanwy Collins available at Necessary Fiction

North Shore writer Myfanwy Collins is gearing up for the March debut of her first novel, Echolocation, which is available in March. Available now at Necessary Fiction is an excerpt. Here’s a chunk of that excerpt. Continue reading

Newtonville Books to move to Newton Centre this April

Newtonville Books announced tonight it will move to Newton Centre this April, due to increased demand for space for its events and from patrons closer to a T-stop. Its name will not change. Read the note sent via the bookstore e-newsletter from owner Mary Cotton, who will keep readers in the loop on the move, below. Continue reading

Edith Pearlman, other local writers are finalists for National Book Critics Circle Awards

The National Book Critics Circle has announced its finalists for the 2011 award and among them are Brookline resident and fiction writer Edith Pearlman and a slew of those connected with Harvard University. Continue reading