Short Order: May 16, 2011

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Short Takes: News in Spirituality and Religion Publishing

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-22

More on the Family Christian bankruptcy; the newest awards season lists; the Dalai Lama gets a book for his 80th birthday.

Yiyun Li wins Sunday Times short story award

The Bookseller – 2015-04-25

Chinese-American author Yiyun Li is the first female winner of the £30,000 Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award for her story "A Sheltered Woman". Director Richard Eyre presented Li with her winner's...

In short: book reviews: Early Warning; Headscarves and Hymens; After the Crash.

Stuff – 2015-04-30


Short Takes: Spirituality & Religion Publishing News Briefs, May 13, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-12

Another high-profile Christian-themed movie; a change in Bible rights management; an IVP author on tour; awards and honors.

In short: book reviews of The Wonder Lover, I Woke up in the Future and The Chocolate Promise

Stuff – 2015-05-14

The Wonder Lover

Short story competition for No Exit

The Bookseller – 2015-05-20

Oldcastle Books is launching a new short story competition for its crime fiction imprint No Exit Press as part of Oldcastle’s 30th anniversary celebrations. The competition will launch on 25th May...

In short: book reviews of Scientific Babel, All Days Are Night and Hush

Stuff – 2015-05-21


Perils of Man a good tale, even if time runs short

Stuff – 2015-05-26

Time travel stories and moral quandaries about altering the past have gone hand in hand since at least as far back as Ray Bradbury's A Sound of Thunder was first published in 1952.

Short Takes: Spirituality & Religion Publishing News Briefs, May 28, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-27

Ann Voskamp raises funds for Ramadi refugees; IVP author will head Duke's Center for Reconciliation.

Fitzcarraldo signs short story collection

The Bookseller – 2015-05-29

Fitzcarraldo Editions has bought the debut short story collection from the winner of the inaugural White Review Short Story Prize, Claire-Louise Bennett. UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding...

In short: book reviews of Granta 131; Otherwise; The Moon and Farmer McPhee; and The Mermaid Boy

Stuff – 2015-05-29


In short: book reviews of In the Unlikely Event; Season of Salt and Honey; Travels of an Extraordinary Hamster.

Stuff – 2015-06-04


In short: book reviews of Pretty Girls, The Liar and The Sabotage Diaries

Stuff – 2015-06-11


Short Takes: Spirituality & Religion Book News, June 10, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-06-10

Pelican donates book proceeds to Food for the Poor; seven Selah Awards for Baker; nominations open for CSPA and Illumination Awards.

In short: book reviews

Stuff – 2015-06-12


Angels come up short against Oakland

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-21

KEY MOMENT: The A's snapped a 1-1 tie with a three-run sixth inning, Stephen Vogt sparking the rally with a leadoff single. Ben Zobrist grounded into a fielder's choice, but Josh Reddick stayed back...

Short story writers lament profile problem

The Bookseller – 2015-06-23

Short stories are gaining ground in the UK, but authors working within the format are finding it more difficult to break into the public consciousness than novelists, writers have told The...

United States pushes past short-handed Colombia in second half

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23

Colombia wanted respect. The U.S. wanted a win.

C.J. Wilson has short outing in Angels' 13-3 loss to Astros

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-24

KEY MOMENT: With two on and two outs in the second inning, Astros rookie shortstop Carlos Correa drove a full-count pitch from C.J. Wilson to deep left field for a three-run homer -- his fourth in 15...

Short Takes: Spirituality & Religion Book News, June 24, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-06-24

Nominations open for Christianity Today book awards; NirV Bible now available in Anglicized edition.

'Ted 2' falls short of expectations as 'Jurassic World' continues winning streak

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-28

Seth MacFarlane's comedy "Ted 2" fell short of box office tracking expectations with a $32.9 million launch in theaters this weekend, as "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out" continued a close race for...

Understanding short-term health policies

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-29

After leaving a full-time job in Northern California earlier this year, Christine Morrison is without work-based health insurance for the first time since the age of 18.

Bill Stoneman is in it for short haul with Angels

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-03

It was a logical first question to a 71-year-old who is eight years removed from his stint as the Angels general manager and was enjoying a comfortable semi-retirement as a senior advisor before...

The long and short of it is, John Isner is Wimbledon's marathon man

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-05

We venture out like somebody trekking the Sahara Desert. John Isner and Marin Cilic were about to finish their match at Wimbledon, and preparation was crucial.

Short Takes: Spirituality & Religion Book News, July 8, 2015

Publishers Weekly – 2015-07-08

Summer's bumper crop of awards and honors; two new Bible projects announced.

The 10 Best Short Story Collections You've Never Read

Publishers Weekly – 2015-07-10

Diamonds in the rough for story lovers.

Mexican immigrant walks to honor those whose U.S. journey is cut short

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-20

For Antonio Mendez, crossing into the United States without immigration papers was as simple as walking through Tijuana.

Think You're Cut Out For Tiny House Living? Now You Can Book A Short Stay And See

Fast Company – 2015-07-23

Getting rid of all your junk to join the "tiny house" movement is a big leap. A new startup from Harvard wants to help people ease into the idea.Living in a tiny house might be the millennial version...

Onetime Elizabeth Taylor home in Palm Springs is up for short-term stays

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-24

Those captivated by screen giant Elizabeth Taylor can spend a week in a Palm Springs home she once owned for about $5,200, depending on the season, or by even the night.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's Short Story Temperature

The Huffington Post – 2015-08-07

F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1921 The manuscripts, and finished typescript, for F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1939 short story "Temperature" have rested quietly at Princeton University for many decades. Housed in...

The $9,000 short story: Adam Johnson’s tale is no ordinary book

The Washington Post – 2015-08-12

Two years ago, you could have read Adam Johnson’s story “Nirvana” in Esquire magazine for the price of a fancy latte (or for free online). If you’re hip enough, you’ve already read several...

Short and steady off the tees could win the day at Whistling Straits

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-12

The man who brought two U.S. Open titles to his native Wisconsin stood at the Whistling Straits practice range Tuesday, observing the modern representative of Wisconsin golf.

Gillian Flynn short story to be published

The Bookseller – 2015-08-13

Weidenfeld & Nicolson is to publish Gillian Flynn’s short story The Grownup as a standalone book for the first time. The Grownup first appeared under the title What Do You Do? in Rogues (Titan...

Galley Beggar launches short story comp

The Bookseller – 2015-08-13

Independent publisher Galley Beggar Press is launching a short story competition this weekend. The Norwich-based publisher, which originally published Eimear McBride’s Baileys Women’s Prize for...

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