TITLE

Tomes cue Quill wins

AUTHOR(S)
Zeitchik, Steven
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/11/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 50, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces the recipients of the Quill Book Awards to several notable people including Cormac McCarthy for his post-apocalyptic novel "The Road," Diane Setterfield author of the ghost story "The Thirteenth Tale," and Al Gore in the history/current events/politics category for "The Assault of Reason."
ACCESSION #
26595210

 

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