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Amy Rowland

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Amy Rowland's writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Christian Science Monitor, and other publications. She lives in Brooklyn and is a staff editor at The New York Times Book Review. The Transcriptionist is her first novel, and she does not know why she hasn't written others by now.

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3.23 avg rating — 1,806 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
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“There are two management styles at the Record and a constant struggle between the two: the advocates of ambiguity, and the supporters of the more aggressive “mushroom model” (keep them in the dark, and feed them shit).”
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Thomas Bruso Amy,

I love THE TRANSCRIPTIONIST! I downloaded the audio version and am enjoying it. The narrator's performance is wonderful. Are you writing another novel?

All the best,
Thomas


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