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

"Kickflip Boys" - a conversation between Neal Thompson and Karen Russell

Raising children is never easy, and it's refreshing to see such an honest, candid take on the journey we take with our kids.

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Books We Are Talking About

It's Monday morning and we are talking about books.

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The Orwell Prizes: The Longlists

The Orwell Prize is Britain's most prestigious prize for political writing.

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Books We Are Talking About

“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” -- Groucho Marx

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Why I Wrote "Daisy Jones" the Way I Did

The author of "Daisy Jones & the Six" tells us why she wrote the book as an oral history. And why it worked. 

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2019 Edgar® Awards Announced

The 2019 Edgar® Awards honor the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, and television published or produced in 2018.

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The Best History Books of April

Among our favorites of the month: master historian Robert Caro's book about his work and process.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of April

When it comes to domestic thrillers, April really may be the cruelest month.

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Austin Kleon's "Keep Going" - Staying Creative in the Modern World

Austin Kleon might be one of the most optimistic and motivating people on earth.

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International Thriller Awards Finalists Announced

The International Thriller Writers have chosen their favorites. Here are the finalists. 

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Weekend Reading

From fairytales to nonfiction, from Los Angeles to Nantucket, here are the books we are reading this weekend.

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Books to Read After ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’

All good things must come to an end. But remember that there are other good things out there waiting for you. 

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Books We Are Talking About

This was busy week in books. Here are some of the books we have been talking about. 

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Lloyd Kahn's "Driftwood Shacks"

Can't get to the beach today? Relax with these shacks. 

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Books We Are Talking About

We aren't in the office right now, but we're still talking books. 

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