Beat Generation historian Barry Miles issues his definitive biography of William Burroughs: fabulist, banned author, profane poet, painter, gay icon, musician, violent soul, loyal ally, and groundbreaking writer.
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Anthony Marra and Justin St. Germain are the winners of the 2013 Discover Great New Writers awards.
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