Our old friend Laura Ingalls Wilder is back with a memoir. It’s a story many of us will find familiar from our childhoods, though the mature perspective portrays a world much different from the one we remember. This month, Wilder’s first manuscript is being released at last as Pioneer Girl: The Annotated read
The first rule of reading Amanda Palmer is to forget that she’s Amanda Palmer.
Or, this rule was to be my plan with The Art of Asking. I’ve never met Palmer — though, full disclosure: I teach at Bard College, where her husband, Neil Gaiman, also works and where apparently Palmer also occasionally stages read