Some things are just better together…including these amazing duos from some of your favorite reads! Who are your favorite literary duos? Let us know in the comments section.
Tags: A. A. Milne, Arthur Conan Doyle, Charlotte's Web, Code Name Verity, E.B. White, Elizabeth Wein, J.R.R. Tolkien, little women, louisa may alcott, mark twain, Markus Zusak, Sherlock Holmes, The Book Thief, The Lord of the Rings, Tom Sawyer, Winnie the Pooh
Old Yeller, Black Beauty and Lassie are so ensconced in popular culture that it feels like they belong to our childhoods—that they are as close to our own family pet as any animal can get without us having to poop and scoop after them. Not only did they help open our hearts and our minds… Read More »
Tags: A Dog’s Purpose, Andre Alexis, Charlotte's Web, Cujo, E.B. White, Fifteen Dogs, Jack London, Josh Grogan, Karen Joy Fowler, Life of Pi, Marley and Me: Love and Life with the World’s Worst Dog, Stephen King, The Call of the Wild, W. Bruce Cameron, We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Yann Martel
Just because we’re grown up doesn’t mean we should grow out of a love of illustrated books. Those staples of childhood helped turn us into readers and book lovers, instilling the ability to see the world in words and pictures. Once we became more advanced readers, the books may have shifted so that we must… Read More »
Tags: Amphigorey, Daniel Handler, E.B. White, Edward Gorey, Griffin & Sabine, Lemony Snicket, Maira Kalman, Nick Bantock, The Elements of Style (Illustrated Edition), Why We Broke Up, William Strunk Jr., Your Illustrated Guide to Becoming One with the Universe, Yumi Sakugawa
Who doesn’t love a good story filled with unconventional characters and unexpected friendships? It doesn’t matter what genre you prefer or what age you are—great stories about friendship tug the heartstrings and are sure to give all readers a feel-good high! Here are some wonderful classics, both old and new, that are sure to give you… Read More »
Tags: Be Frank with Me, Charlotte's Web, E.B. White, Fannie Flagg, Fried Green Tomatoes, friendship, Julia Claiborne Johnson, Markus Zusak, Muriel Bradbery, Phaedra Patrick, Staff Picks, The Book Thief, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper, The Elegance of the Hedgehog