Capricorn (December 22–January 20) Happy Birthday, Capricorn! You’re ambitious, determined and hardworking. No one more than Capricorn deserves to relax with a good book. Book of the Month: The Black Painting by Neil Olson Four cousins of an old money family are summoned to the family estate after a painting goes missing: a self-portrait by… Read More »
Tags: Anna SNoekstra, Bernadette, Erin Chack, Francesca Hornak, I Found You, I’ll Give You the Sun, Jandy Nelson, Lisa Jewell, Little Secrets, maria semple, Neil Gaiman, Rupi Kaur, Seven Days of Us, Stardust, The Best We Could Do, The Silent Fountain, the sun and her flowers, Thi Bui, This Is Really Happening, Victoria Fox, Where’d You Go
Everyone loves a good underdog. Here are 6 we are definitely rooting for…be sure to visit the comments section and share your favorite literary underdogs with us!
Tags: Anna SNoekstra, Benjamin Ludwig, Breakfast of Champions, Christopher Meades, Ernest Cline, Ginny Moon, Hanna Who Fell From the Sky, John Green, Kurt Vonnegut, Little Secrets, Ready Player One, Turtles All the Way Down
Is there anywhere better to sit and read than in your favorite café, with a hot beverage to drink and a great chair to curl up in? Even the white noise of the other patrons adds to the enjoyment, as the familiar, friendly chatter insulates you from the bustling world beyond the page. With the… Read More »
Tags: A.F. Brady, Anna SNoekstra, Braving the Wilderness, Brene Brown, Christmas at the Vinyl Café, Christopher Meades, Eva Woods, Hanna Who Fell From the Sky, Little Secrets, Rupi Kaur, Something Like Happy, Stuart McLean, The Blind, the sun and her flowers
Writers like to write about writers, and these six novelists are no exception. From a disgraced magazine editor looking to rehabilitate his reputation to a rookie cub trying to break a dangerous story, these intrepid journalists take center stage here—whether they find themselves creating the action or chasing it.
Tags: Anna SNoekstra, Annie Proulx, Elisabeth de Mariaffi, Kathryn Stockett, Little Secrets, Stieg Larson, The Devil You Know, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The Help, The Imperfectionists, The Shipping News, Tom Rachman