Random House Academic Resources’ author line-up for the 2015 First-Year Experience® Conference (February 7-10, Dallas, Texas) is now confirmed. Our authors hail from diverse backgrounds and their books reflect that: from books on social justice to best-selling novels, we will have something for every FYE program. Here is the line-up (in order of appearance): Continue reading
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Random House Currently Offering Free Galley Copies of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
Random House is currently giving away free advanced copies of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra. A Constellation of Vital Phenomena takes place in Chechnya, and tells the story of eight-year-old Havaa, her neighbor Akhmed who rescues her after her father’s disappearance, and Sonja, the doctor tending to her, as the three ruminate on their pasts and confront the tragedy and hope that mark them and their war-ravaged land.
Marra, who is currently a Wallace Stegner Fellow in Creative Writing at Stanford, was recently awarded a 2012 Whiting Writers’ Award, a prestigious prize that honors 10 young writers with great potential. Click here to read about Marra’s Whiting Writers Award.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a free copy.