Lev Grossman

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    Comedian Jordan Doll on hobo tales, comic books and childrens' classics

    Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book Club a weekly feature celebrating the books that inspire Denver artists.

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2011

    Paolo Bacigalupi's new novel drawing buzz -- six months before release

    Paolo Bacigalupi.​You know you've moved beyond cult status as an author when national magazines get all itchy over the upcoming publication of your new novel... a good half a year before it's scheduled to be released. Such is the excitement around The Drowned Cities , Paonia writer Paolo Bacig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    Local actor Royce Wood's campaign to get on Fox's new series, The Magicians

    ​When local actor Royce Wood saw an announcement last week that Lev Grossman's fantasy novel The Magicians was in development to become a Fox television show, he knew he wanted to be a part of it. "How on earth do I get from here, Denver, Colorado, to you know, the top level casting agency in ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 13, 2009

    Fantasy Camp

    Lev Grossman conjures up a spellbinding book in The Magicians.

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Tonight: Meet the very tall, dark and handsome Jason Sheehan

    Lori MidsonOhmigod. That's Jason Sheehan in CROCS! So...if you haven't already heard about Jason Sheehan's new memoir, Cooking Dirty: A Story of Life, Sex, Love and Death in the Kitchen, then your reading catalog clearly consists of titles that you should keep between yourself and your therapist. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    Cooking Dirty: Eight days and counting

    Lev Grossman is my new best friend. Who is Lev Grossman, you ask?  Lev Grossman is the book critic for Time magazine.  And in Time magazine, Lev Grossman (my new best friend) just wrote a killer review of my book, Cooking Dirty. Yeah, that Time magazine.  And yeah, little ol' me and ... More >>