The grass is always greener on your sister’s side of the fence… Divorce left Harper Szymanski with a name no one can spell, a house she can’t afford and a teenage daughter who’s pulling away. With her fledgling virtual-assistant business, she’s scrambling to maintain her overbearing mother’s ridiculous Susie Homemaker standards and still pay the… Read More »
Have you spent enough time lounging in the sun with a good book this summer? Don’t worry, we know the answer—there’s never enough time to lounge with a good book at any time of year! There are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy the warm days and plenty of books to enjoy them with. Take… Read More »
Tags: Benjamin Ludwig, Bianca Marais, David Grann, Ginny Moon, Goodbye Vitamin, Hum If You Don’t Know the Words, Jeanette Walls, Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, Matthew Klam, Rachel Khong, Summer Heacock, Susan Mallery, The Awkward Path to Getting Lucky, The Glass Castle, The Secrets of the Tulip Sisters, Who Is Rich?
When it comes to reading about siblings in fiction, there are some families that are literary legends: Little Women’s Civil War-era March sisters, the put-upon Bennets of Pride and Prejudice and the mischievous Weasleys of Harry Potter fame come to mind. Through fun and folly, these bands of siblings thrived with only the slightest of… Read More »
Tags: Homegoing, Jhumpa Lahiri, Kevin Wilson, Lori Lansens, Secrets of the Tulip Sisters, Shirley Jackson, Susan Mallery, The Family Fang, The Girls, The Lowlands, We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Yaa Gyasi
Stop in at one of these fictional restaurants and treat yourself to some of the most scrumptious eats we’ve ever read about. Better make a reservation. Whistle Stop Cafe from Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg Proprietors: Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison Tonight’s special: BBQ by Big George. The… Read More »
Tags: charlaine harris, Chocolat, Dead Until Dark, Delicious, Fannie Flagg, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Joanne Harris, Marsha Mehran, Pomegranate Soup, Richard C. Morais, Susan Mallery, The Hundred-Foot Journey