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Pynchon novel confirmed

Rumors have been flying around the web for weeks, but Penguin confirmed last Friday that Thomas Pynchon will indeed be publishing a new novel on or about August 2009.  The reclusive author wrote this novel fairly quickly compared to his last: fans of Gravity’s Rainbow had to wait seventeen years for Vineland, seven for Mason […]

Prolific Brooklynite passes

The Puerto Rican author of 17 novels, Edgardo Vega Yunque, died Wednesday, September 3, according to a report by the Daily News. Vega Yunque, a native of Puerto Rico, moved to New York in the 1940. He lived alone in Brooklyn for most of his life and was the founder of the Clemente Soto Velez […]