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

Weekend Reading

If variety is the spice of life, this list of weekend reading is very spicy.

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The Best History Books of September

Make history this month, or at least read some. 

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The National Book Awards Announces the Longlist for Nonfiction

Here is the NBA longlist for nonfiction. Fiction will be announced tomorrow.

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Books We Are Talking About

Here are some of the books we have been talking about this week. 

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Books We Are Talking About

Here are some of the books we have been talking about this week. 

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"Versions of Truth" - Lisa Gardner Talks to Author Hank Phillippi Ryan About Writing and Her New Novel

I listened to him practice his closing argument, and was utterly convinced that his client was innocent. But then I imagined, somewhere across town in Boston, the wife of the prosecutor listening to her husband give his closing argument. In which that very same defendant was guilty. They had used exactly the same evidence to come up with two polar opposite results. How can that be? And I thought... My book my book my book! -- Hank Phillippi Ryan

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Books We Are Talking About

Here are some of the books the Amazon editors are talking about this week.

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Kristina McMorris's "Sold on a Monday" is Perfect for Readers Who Loved "Before We Were Yours"

Kristina McMorris's Sold on a Monday follows in the footsteps of Orphan Train and Before We Were Yours. Lisa Wingate, the author of Before We Were Yours, spoke with McMorris about her new novel.

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When Your Mother-in-Law is "The Other Woman"

Author Sandie Jones on writing her debut thriller.

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A Conversation with Ottessa Moshfegh

One of my favorite books this year is My Year of Rest and Relaxation, a book that elicits strong responses from readers. 

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Lee Child Talks to Gina Wohlsdorf About "Blood Highway"

A thriller master talks to a rising star about her characters, her craft, and her new novel. 

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Books We Are Talking About

Here are some of the books we've been talking about. 

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Weekend Reading

Dinner and dharmas and epistolary novels. Oh, my.

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Books We've Been Talking About

Here are some of the books we've been talking about this week.

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Agree to Disagree: Comparing The National Book Award for Fiction with the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

When it comes to fiction, the selection committees for the Pulitzer and the National Book Award don't often agree. And even when they do agree, they don't necessarily agree 100%

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Lists + Reviews

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Editors

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