Things are getting darker as Halloween creeps closer. This month we’re looking at spine-chilling covers that combine eye-catching design with eerie images fitting for Halloween.
Tags: Bram Stoker, Broken Monsters, Dracula, Edgar Allen Poe, Grady Hendrix, I Am Providence, Lauren Beukes, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Mr. Splitfoot, My Best Friend’s Exorcism, Nick Mamatas, Ransom Riggs, Rin Chupeco, Samantha Hunt, Shirley Jackson, The Girl from the Well, The Raven and Other Poems, We Have Always Lived in the Castle
If we could have a moment to speak with our favorite literary characters, what would we discuss? Books, of course! Here are some book recommendations from our favorite and famous literary friends! Elizabeth Bennett from Pride and Prejudice recommends… Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld “Mrs. Bennet has one thing on her mind: how to marry off… Read More »
Tags: Ahab's Wife, Captain Ahab, Count Dracula, Daisy Buchanan, Dracula, Eligible, Elizabeth Bennett, Famous Literary Characters, Hag-Seed, jane austen, Moby Dick, Pride & Prejudice, Prospero, The Gilded Life of Matilda Duplaine, The Great Gatsby, The Historian, The Tempest, William Shakesp
I can’t help but love books that take a classic story and give it a fresh, modern twist. While there are countless titles that take what’s familiar and make it into something new, these are my fave recent examples: CLASSIC: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum RETELLING: Wicked by Gregory Maguire Told… Read More »
Tags: Bram Stoker, Bridget Jones' Diary, classics, Don Quixote, Dracula, Elizabeth Kostova, Going Bovine, Gregory Maguire, Hamlet, jane austen, Jo Baker, L. Frank Baum, Libba Bray, Lisa Klein, Longbourn, Ophelia, Pride and Prejudice, Staff Picks, The Historian, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Wicked, William Shakespeare