September 6 was National Read a Book Day, and I know—I know—you’re thinking every day is National Read a Book Day! But on September 6, we really mean it.
Tags: Between the World and Me, Junot Diaz, Margaret Atwood, Michael Ondaatje, Suzanne Collins, Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, The English Patient, The Handmaid’s Tale, The Hunger Games, White Teeth, Zadie Smith
In February, New York City launched the One Book, One New York program, a massive initiative to get everyone in New York to read the same book at the same time. Five celebrities each selected a book that they supported, with New Yorkers voting to pick the final choice: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. You… Read More »
Tags: Amy Tan, Ann Y.K. Choi, Kay’s Lucky Coin Variety, Muriel Barbery, Nina Revoyr, Sandra Cisneros, Southland, The Elegance of the Hedgehog, The House on Mango Street, The Joy Luck Club, White Teeth, Zadie Smith
At BookClubbish, there is little we love more than a good book. And while there are so many amazing books out there that we still need to read, we wouldn’t object to there being even more. So for all the people out there with a story inside of them, here are twelve pieces of writing… Read More »
2016 has been an eventful and surprising year. Many will no doubt look back on it as a time when political turmoil came to a head, both at home and abroad; when division seemed a greater influence than assembly, and when voices were raised, hands were extended and crowds were gathered in a fight against… Read More »
Tags: Bob Dylan, Books, Britt Bennett, Bruce Springsteen, Hamilton, Helen Oyeyemi, J.K. Rowling, reading, Salt to the Sea, Sunil Yapa, The Break, The Little Book of Hygge, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, Zadie Smith