The Kings of Cool

In Savages, Don Winslow spun a memorably hardboiled tale of love and loyalty among Southern California pot dealers. With the film adaptation of that arresting story about to hit theaters, his latest novel digs deeper into the events that brought Ben, Chon, and O together  -- and forced them to choose between their families and one another.

April 24: "[The HST] lifted a curtain from our view of the universe, changing it so profoundly that no human can look at the stars in the same way..."

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysley Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.