Chris Schluep
Chris Schluep
Chris spent more than a dozen years editing books in New York before moving west. He reads all the time, but there are certainly worse ways to make a living. Chris lives in Seattle with his wife, his two sons, and a cat named Little. Aside from reading, he enjoys fishing, writing, and cooking.

Recent posts by Chris

Announcing the Pulitzers for Books

The Pulitzers were announced this week. Here's a roundup of the books and authors who were honored.

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"The Unexpected Benefits of Writing a Deaf Character" by Emma Viskic

The protagonist in this great debut crime thriller is deaf. How would that affect his experience? And what's it like to write a deaf character when you aren't deaf?

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Sundance: A Place for Books?

Here are four book-related movies that made their way to the Sundance Film Festival. 

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The Best History Books of April

If you like history books, you're going to like the month of April.

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"The Electric Woman" - A Promotional Video Worth Watching

Here's a promotional video that really captures the essence of the book it's promoting.

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Spring Reading has Sprung

It may not exactly be spring everywhere, but the beginning of April marks the beginning of Spring Reading.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March

Here's your monthly list of go-to mysteries, thrillers and suspense novels.

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Life and Timing: A Conversation with Daniel H. Pink

“We make all kinds of timing decisions in life. We think it’s an art. It’s actually a science.” – Daniel H. Pink

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"The Wife: Should She Believe Him or the Women?" by Alafair Burke

When your husband has been accused of improper behavior, how should you respond?

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Stephen Hawking Dead at 76

The world renowned physicist and best-selling author has died. 

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Enter Sandman: An Interview with Sonny Mehta

The editor-in-chief of Knopf discusses the introduction of Scandinavian thrillers to the U.S., including the most recent in a line that began with Henning Mankell, Jo Nesbo, and Stieg Larsson. 

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Weekend Reading

Books! Weekend!

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Poet Lucie Brock-Broido Dead at 61

A celebrated poet has died. 

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The Best History Books of February

There's a lot of variety in this list of the Best History Books of February.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of February

Here are some of our favorite mysteries and thrillers of February, including a follow up to one of our favorite books of 2017.

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