Write Another Book? I Dunno . . .

By Barbara Falconer Newhall "Barbara, you've got to write another book," a southern California friend said -- quite emphatically -- after finishing … [Read more...]

The Bay Area Book Festival — My Idea of a Good Time

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Books everywhere. Authors all over the place. And best of all, writers I know from writing groups or my newspapering days. … [Read more...]

BookExpo America: Dog Books, Funny Books, Holy Books, Swag

By Barbara Falconer Newhall What do a Buddhist nun, a bald satirist, and a 136-pound Newfoundland dog have in common? They were all part of the mix at … [Read more...]

Crime Novelist David Corbett: Acting Taught Him How to Write Scenes

By Barbara Falconer Newhall What's the best way to master the art of scene writing? By acting out scenes by the play-writing biggies. That's the advice … [Read more...]

Goodreads Giveaway Results: Wow. A Lot of People Want a Copy of “Wrestling with God”

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Wow. A total of 685 people clicked "Enter" during this week's Goodreads Giveaway. I was giving away three copies of … [Read more...]