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Sara Batkie
I remember Sara's name by imagining she has a bat on her head & a key on her nose - my history teacher. Writer. Writing Programs Director for
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Sara Batkie Sep 21
Fourteen years ago I was reading Linda Cook's movie reviews in my hometown paper and wondering how I could become a writer. Last week she interviewed me about my book "Better Times" and now it's in the Quad City Times: Dreams do come true you guys!
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One Story Sep 20
Together with the Talve-Goodman family, is pleased to announce the Adina Talve-Goodman Fellowship, which offers a year-long mentorship in the craft of fiction to an emerging writer. Deadline=Nov. 15th.
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Sara Batkie Sep 15
Honestly if David Byrne just played “Slippery People” for two hours, I’d be a very happy concertgoer
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Sara Batkie Sep 14
Hey ya'll, if you aren't too book festival-ed out on Sunday night, I'll be doing a reading with the wonderful Simon Jacobs at 7pm as part of KGB Bar's Sunday Night Fiction series. Full details here:
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Tor.com Sep 12
Sometimes you can find the best SFF in realistic books! Here are speculative gems from , , & - plus a piece of genre-bending nonfiction from :
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Sara Batkie Sep 12
This is so cool! Thank you!
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Sara Batkie Sep 10
Thanks to for featuring an excerpt from "Better Times" today! It's the perfect length for reading over your upcoming lunch hour (hint hint):
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jesse Sep 7
One thing I <3 about my crew is that even on the weekend before two of them started brand-new jobs and one of them had a real-deal book coming out, and and still had time for a long talk about movies! LISTEN
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Center for Fiction Sep 5
We're excited to announce the 2018 First Novel Prize Short List! Check out the seven shortlisted books here & watch your reading list grow: The winner will be announced at our Annual Benefit & Awards Dinner on 12/11. Tickets here:
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Sara Batkie Sep 5
Was so excited to write about the inspirations for Better Times for ! Space dogs, Swedish movies, and reasons to read your stack of New Yorkers await
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Sara Batkie Sep 1
Thank you so much to everyone who made it out for the launch of Better Times last night! And thanks to for hosting & for her thoughtful q's (even if she's wrong about Robert Redford)! The pub date is today. Pick up a copy here:
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Sara Batkie Aug 31
Tonight's the night, folks. It's book launching time! If you need to get pumped, here's a spanking new book trailer courtesy of & . The event's with and you can find all the deets here: Can't wait to see you!
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Jon Cooper 🌊 Aug 7
Mark Hamill suggests replacing Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame with Carrie Fisher's. Retweet if you agree that’s a great idea!!! ⭐️
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Sara Batkie Aug 7
First spotting in the wild (otherwise known as the C train)! Thanks to for the pic!
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Sara Batkie Aug 6
Brb, looking for GIFs of Justin Theroux jogging shirtless
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Sara Batkie Aug 5
Time to take part in my favorite summer activity: watching couples surreptitiously break up in Prospect Park
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Sara Batkie Aug 1
Thanks so much Dan!
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Sara Batkie Jul 31
Replying to @maggielehrman
Thanks Maggie! I’m excited for yours as well!
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Sara Batkie Jul 31
Replying to @CordeliaCalvert
Gulp, my face! Thank you for sharing this, I hadn't seen it yet :)
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Sara Batkie Jul 30
I think the only answer here is to do both
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