Grumpy characters can be some of the most fun to read about. Here are 6 books featuring lovable curmudgeons that you’ll absolutely love.
Tags: A Man Called Ove, Anne of Green Gables, Fredrik Backman, Keziah Frost, L.M. Montgomery, Markus Zusak, Phaedra Patrick, Rise and Shine Benedict Stone, Sarah Haywood, The Book Thief, The Cactus, The Reluctant Fortune-Teller
Reading about readers is a particularly special pleasure, and the readers we read about often come to us early in life when we are at our most impressionable and open-minded. I can’t think of a better role model than a character who loves books as much as we do, and helps us carry on that… Read More »
Tags: A Game of Thrones, A Series of Unfortunate Events, A Tree Grows In Brooklyn, Anne of Green Gables, Betty Smith, George R. R. Martin, Harper Lee, Harry Potter, J.D. Salinger, J.K. Rowling, L.M. Montgomery, Lemony Snicket, little women, louisa may alcott, Markus Zusak, Matilda, Roald Dahl, The Book Thief, The Catcher in the Rye, to kill a mockingbird
Anne of Green Gables, Canada’s—and much of the world’s—most beloved redhead is getting not one, but two new remakes. Here we go again, and I can’t figure out why. The first remake of Anne of Green Gables will be airing (in Canada) next month, and will be a pretty close retelling of L.M. Montgomery’s 1908… Read More »
Some books have been reprinted so many times, in so many languages, over so many years, that it’s hard to keep track of just how many editions still exist. The changes that happen to book covers have as much to do with a publishing house’s decision-making process as they do with generational aesthetic demands and… Read More »