Author Spotlight

Lynn Freed
Lynn Freed has published seven novels, a collection of short fiction, and a collection of essays. Born in South Africa, she now lives in Northern California. We ask her five questions here.
NEWS & EVENTS
Awards
Counterpoint Novel Makes the
National Book Award Longlist!
Posted on September 28, 2017
Congratulations to Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, whose debut novel A Kind of Freedom has been nominated for a National Book Award for Fiction! National Book Award fiction judges Alexander Chee, Dave Eggers, Annie Philbrick, Karolina Waclawiak and Chair Jacqueline Woodson have named A Kind of... READ MORE
Interview
Five Questions for Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, author of A Kind of Freedom
Posted on August 3, 2017
                        What inspired you to write the novel? I noticed a trend in African American communities whereby members of my generation seemed to have fewer opportunities available to them... READ MORE
Events
Upcoming Events
Posted on July 19, 2017
THE WIDOW NASH by Jamie Harrison Missoula, MT: Montana Book Festival—panel/signing—9/27-10/1 I WAS TRYING TO DESCRIBE WHAT IT FEELS LIKE by Noy Holland Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University—reading/signing—9/27 Boston, MS: Boston Book Festival—reading/signing—10/28 A KIND OF FREEDOM by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton Berkeley,... READ MORE
News
Upcoming Events
Posted on July 19, 2017
THE WIDOW NASH by Jamie Harrison Missoula, MT: Montana Book Festival—panel/signing—9/27-10/1 I WAS TRYING TO DESCRIBE WHAT IT FEELS LIKE by Noy Holland Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University—reading/signing—9/27 Boston, MS: Boston Book Festival—reading/signing—10/28 A KIND OF FREEDOM by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton Berkeley,... READ MORE