Julia Claiborne Johnson
Hollywood isn’t just the source of some of your favorite films, but the inspiration behind some great books as well! So pop yourself some popcorn, get comfy, and dive into these cinematic reads.
As long as movies are being made people will be drawn to the stars that appear in them and the city that they live in. This winter the magic of Hollywood, old and new, has been explored through films like Rules Don’t Apply, Café Society and, the one I’m most excited for, La La Land.… Read More »
Tags: Alex Brunkhorst, Anne Girard, Be Frank with Me, beautiful ruins, Books, f. scott fitzgerald, hollywood, Jess Walter, Julia Claiborne Johnson, Platinum Doll, The Gilded Life of Matilda Duplaine, The Love of the Last Tycoon
Folks, we are closing in on September 22nd, and you know what that means…it’s officially going to be Fall! This season we’ve got a fresh batch of book and beverage combos to quench your literary thirst. Read on to see which pair is the one for you before you go on your next café/bookstore trip! … Read More »
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