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Tom Perrotta

  1. literary lunch
    Taffy Brodesser-Akner and Tom Perrotta Wrote Books About the Opposite Gender“I don’t think it’s a very useful rule for novels: ‘This is a woman’s story, so a woman should write it.’”
  2. Tom Perrotta’s 10 Favorite BooksFrom Edith Wharton to Roz Chast.
  3. breaking it down
    Tom Perrotta on 7 Ways The Leftovers Has Diverged From the NovelThe dog-shooting subplot, axing the tree, and other changes he signed off on.
  4. tv
    Tom Perrotta on His New Show The LeftoversThe tragicomic novelist behind the Oscar-nominated films Election and Little Children tries TV.
  5. author tour
    The Leftovers Author Tom Perrotta Breaks Down How He Went HollywoodIt all started with Election.
  6. directors directing
    Peter Berg Will Direct The Leftovers for HBOAs adapted by Lost’s Damon Lindelof.
  7. left behind
    Damon Lindelof’s The Leftovers Is a Go at HBOJust six months after buying the project.
  8. Lindelof Talks to Vulture About New HBO ProjectThe Lost and Prometheus scribe chatted with our TV reporter about tackling another series with a central mystery.
  9. the industry
    Judd Apatow’s Comedy Complex Exhausts Funny Human Ideas, Extends Reach to MuppetsPlus: 902102!
  10. chat room
    Author Tom Perrotta Goes From Church to HootersPerrotta spoke with Vulture during a brief stopover in New York on his national book tour.
  11. the best part
    Tom Perrotta Does Research, Blogger StylePerrotta “spent a lot of time typing ‘Christian sex tips’ into Google.”
  12. the early word
    Book Expo GalleyWatch: Which Fall Books Got the Biggest Push?
  13. news reel
    Book Expo Sightings: Tom Perrotta, Adrian Tomine, Julianne Moore, and Someone in a Large Balloon Hat