Tweed's Book Blog

Interview: Adrián Puentes, Latin American Literary Agent

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My goal is to change how the Latin Americans have to pass through Spain before being translated. That process could take years, but my goal is to move my writers directly from Latin America to the English language industry.

Rooms by Lauren Oliver

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Rooms questions the way our memories shape who we become and how our secrets can not only capture us, but set us free.

A Little Lumpen Novelita by Roberto Bolaño

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I know what you’re thinking: Really? New Directions published another book by Roberto Bolaño? How many more are there? Is the guy writing from beyond the grave? Do readers need another hundred-page Bolaño novella that can be read in one sitting? The answer to that question is yes.

In Print

Current Issue:

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Issue #2 Features:
Reza Aslan
Lydia Davis
C.K. Williams
Siri Hustvedt
Amy Grace Loyd
Dale Jamieson
Lipika Pelham
Daniel Bevacqua
Juan Pablo Roncone
Nicole Treska

Artwork by:
Lisa Alonzo
Matthew Brandt
Kevin Cooley
Alan Cote

Issue #1

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Featuring:
Edwidge Danticat
Lydia Davis
John Freeman
Charles Simic
Joyce Carol Oates
David James Poissant
Nelly Reifler
Naveen Kishore
Sjón
Raymond Strom
Justin Taylor
Dale Jamieson
Bonnie Nadzam

Artwork by:
Edward Burtynsky
Bill Richards
Mark Steinmetz
Drew Tal
Johan Van Mullem
Eric Zener