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

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of April

What a great month for Mysteries & Thrillers. Here is a selection of some of our favorite Mysteries & Thrillers of April.

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Announcing the L.A. Times Book Prize Winners

Winners included a Nobel Prize winner and some of our favorite debut authors of 2016.

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Taxes

Now Is the Perfect Time to Think About Taxes - T.R. Reid on "A Fine Mess"

Now that our taxes are completed (hopefully), it's a good time to think about taxes. Or at least the future of taxes. They could be a lot simpler and easier -- and it could happen soon.

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A Conversation Between Karin Slaughter and Sara Paretsky

It's just a week before the publication of Sara Paretsky's new V.I. Warshawski novel Fallout-- and Karin Slaughter and Paretsky got to talking...

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Announcing the Pulitzers

The Pulitzer Prizes have been announced. Here are the winners in Literature, Drama, History, Biography, Poetry, and General Nonfiction, along with the reason given by the committee:

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Here are the Finalists for the 2017 ITW Thriller Awards

For those who could use a thrill in their life.

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Where Failure Ends with a Bullet: The Genesis of "A Single Spy"

Do you ever wonder how an author develops an idea into a full-blooded novel? In this exclusive essay, William Christie describes how an idea and a character latched onto him and wouldn't let him go.

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Here are the Finalists for the Audies

The Audie Awards recognize distinction in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment. There are lots of nominees and lots of samples to listen to.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March

There are some heavy hitters in our Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March. Here are some of the top books...

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"How I Went from Journalist to Fiction Writer" by Peter Heller

Peter Heller was in town a couple weeks ago, and fellow Amazon editor Jon Foro and I met him for lunch. I kind of wish everyone could have at least one lunch with Peter Heller.

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