Book Editor

Paul Makishima

Paul Makishima is book editor. He previously served as assistant Sunday editor, deputy travel news and writes the Globetrotting travel news blog. He was also previously an assistant Business news editor.

Latest stories

‘Mad Men’ creator gets book deal

By Sonia Rao , Globe Correspondent

Been bereft since the series wrapped? Good news: The show’s creator, Matthew Weiner, is set to return to fictional New York City.

Newton native on Man Booker Prize shortlist

By , Globe Staff

Ottessa Moshfegh has been named a finalist for this year’s Man Booker Prize for Fiction for her debut novel, “Eileen.’’

Globe-Horn Book awards announced

By , Globe Staff

Journeys into the past were at the center of the winning books of this year’s Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards.

Drawn to Judah Friedlander’s new book

By , Books Editor

The “30 Rock” actor and comedian’s “If The Raindrops United,” a collection of comic drawings and cartoons, is offbeat and often funny.