And how it grapples with a nonexistent idyllic past.
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson A National Book Award winner and favorite of many adults, Jacqueline Woodson's
Those in Christian culture can often seem like ambulance chasers hovering around cultural shifts, ready to defend and preserve Christian "values" - or attack when necessary. Christians in America should not be so worried about being a Christian nation, but instead recommit themselves to being Christians.
In award-winning short fiction writer Elizabeth Harris's novel Mayhem: Three Lives of a Woman, Harris masterfully explores the way that a momentary concession can irrevocably and completely change the course of a life.
Barack Obama and Marilynne Robinson talked about fear in America today.
America is a Christian country. This is true in a number of senses. Most people, if asked, will identify themselves as Christian
ntroduced in 1969, the prize is every bit as prestigious to the UK as the National Book Award is to the literary community of America, but last year, a rule change allowed not just novels written by UK writers, but works from any Novelist writing in the English language.
What we think: Lila by Marilynne Robinson Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $26.00 Published Oct. 7, 2014 Opening lines: “The child
A: It’s given me the material for at least one novel (laughter). People always think my father was a minister or something
In her review of "Evergreen" for BookPage, Trisha Ping writes: "With its quiet beauty, deep compassion and strong emotional pull, Evergreen cements Rasmussen's reputation as one of our most talented new writers."