Jeffery Renard Allen & Aaron Thier Nominated for $50,000 Kirkus Prizes in Literature

Announced May 29th in The New York Times: “Kirkus Reviews, the literary journal best known for its pre-publication reviews of forthcoming books, said on Wednesday evening that it was creating three new literary prizes — […]

CCLA Stands with the AAR in Hachette/Amazon Standoff

CCLA stands with the Association of Authors’ Representatives (AAR), a professional organization of over 400 agents, regarding current negotiations between the Hachette Book Group and Amazon. The Association’s position has been communicated to Amazon in […]

Josh Brolin to Play CCLA Author Beck Weathers in EVEREST

A major motion picture adaptation of LEFT FOR DEAD is now in post-production at Working Title Films, to be distributed worldwide by Universal Pictures.  Oscar nominee Josh Brolin (W., No Country for Old Men, Milk, […]

NPR’s Planet Money Features Jane Brox, author of BRILLIANT

“Jane says that the quest for this– for something that gives you light after the sun goes down, drove people to do all kinds of things.” David Kestenbaum and Jacob Goldstein of NPR’s Planet Money […]