Chapter 16
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Anniversary Accolade

Oprah can’t get enough of Michael Knight’s The Typist

August 15, 2011 Novelist Michael Knight, a professor of English at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, published his elegant novel The Typist last August to great acclaim. A week after the first anniversary of its publication, the praise keeps on coming: made The Typist its Book of the Week last Tuesday. Calling it a “quiet, heartbreaking sleeper novel,” the editors also included a link to the site’s full review. Read it here.

Click here for Chapter 16’s review of The Typist, and look for a new Q&A with Michael Knight on August 22.

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