Nathan Bransford: Literary Agent and Author

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Aug
20
2014

Which book do you wish were turned into a movie?

Over at io9, Esther Inglis-Arkell ranked ten classic YA books she wished were turned into movies.I wasn't actually familiar with those, but it definitely got me thinking. Which book do you wish were t...

Aug
04
2014

Bill Watterson on life and creativity

I make no secret of my incredible affection for Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson, who on the whole is a pretty reclusive author, but when he speaks he makes it count.So two great lin...

Jul
23
2014

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at fifty

Happy fiftieth birthday to Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which was originally published in 1964. To celebrate, Penguin has a new paperback edition plus a golden ticket sweepstak...

Jul
21
2014

Advice for young writers

I often receive e-mails from young writers in high school and even younger, and I'm always so impressed with them and even a little bit jealous. I had no idea I wanted to be a writer when I was in hig...

Jul
18
2014

The Past Few Week in Books 7/18/14

Photo by me. I'm on Instagram here.Okay so this is more like the last few months in books because I have fallen down on the job likebut never fear! We have some terrific links for you!Let's get to it....

Jul
15
2014

ComicCon!

I'm thrilled to be headed back to San Diego in a few weeks for the insanity otherwise known as ComicCon, and I will be participating in two terrific panels!On Saturday at 6pm, I will be moderating a p...