Winter 2013 Dear Reader

The 2013 Winter edition of the Dear Reader is online now. The cover features William Styron signing Sophie's Choice at the original Square Books location above what is now Square Books, Jr. in anticipation for the event featuring Rose Stryon and Blakeslee Gilpin. Richard's The Year in Review highlights all the big books of 2012. You'll find staff reviews of books including George Saunders' Tenth of December and The River Swimmer: Novellas by Jim Harrison. Karen Russell has a new book of short stories out called Vampires in the Lemon Grove. Also inside is a calendar of events and a two page spread on the Oxford conference for the book. Enjoy!