LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2017 (part 2)

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky, December 12, 2017
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2017.

Holiday Gifts I Would Give To Famous Authors

Column by Peter Derk
December 12, 2017
'Tis better to give than receive. After receiving so many great reads from these authors, it's time to give back.
Chuck Palahniuk, Lidia Yuknavitch, Portland, Workshops

Learn How You—Yes, YOU—Can Spend 12 Weeks Workshopping With Chuck Palahniuk And Lidia Yuknavitch

News by Rob Hart
December 11, 2017
At the end of 12-weeks in The Lie Factory, you'll have workshopped a 10-page fiction manuscript with two folks who know a bit about the writing process...

Castration Anxiety and the Monstrous-Feminine in 'Thor: Ragnarok'

Column by Bart Bishop
December 11, 2017
A look at the gender politics of 'Thor: Ragnarok,' specifically in relation to Hela.
Turtle Power: Interview with Nick Gregorio, Debut Author of 'Good Grief'

Turtle Power: Interview with Nick Gregorio, Debut Author of 'Good Grief'

Interview by Justin Hunter
December 11, 2017
Punk rock, Ninja Turtles, addiction and loss. Nick Gregorio's debut novel, 'Good Grief,' has it all. Justin Hunter sits down with Gregorio to discuss the life, Turtles, and writing.

The LitReactor Hanukkah Gift Guide: 8 Crazy Books for 8 Crazy Nights

Column by Christoph Paul
December 8, 2017
Young or old, there's something for everyone on this holiday list. (Costume not included.)

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2017 (part 1)

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
December 7, 2017
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2017.

Why I Am Writing Under a New Name

Column by John Mantooth
December 7, 2017
John Mantooth's first book tanked. This is how he got back in the game.

10 Hot Caribbean Authors to Keep You Warm This Winter

Column by Gabino Iglesias
December 6, 2017
Got the Winter blues? Time to head south for some great writing.

Netflix's 'The Punisher': Aggressively Average

Column by BH Shepherd
December 5, 2017
A look at how faithful the new Punisher Netflix series is to its original source material.

Write Who You Don’t Know?

Column by Kat Hausler
December 4, 2017
'Retrograde' author Kat Hausler ponders the question: Should you base your characters on people you know? Well, yes and no...