Book Club Feature: The Goddess of Small Victories + Giveaway

Goddess of Small Victories by Yannick Grannec

Staying in theme with our first book club selection, our second pick for October is also about numbers. The Goddess of Small Victories (Other Press) by Yannick Grannec (translated by  Willard Wood) is a fictional account about brilliant mathematician Kurt Gödel as told from his wife’s perspective. Adele, a former cabaret dancer, was shunned by the scientific community, […]

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Book Club Discussion: Dataclysm by Christian Rudder

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It’s not often you find me sneaking time to read a book full of data and statistics by Christian Rudder, Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think We No One’s Looking) is different.  OKCupid co-founder Rudder uses extensive data from the dating site and other sources to discover facts such as couples who have less mutual connections on Facebook […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Wendy Piersall

Wendy Piersall

I personally love seeing what other artists are reading so I’m excited to have talented artist and author Wendy Piersall show off the books on her nightstand. Take it away Wendy!  I’m quite happy that this request has come at a time when I actually HAVE books on my nightstand! I go through phases with […]

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7 Literary Mugs for Book Lovers

7 Literary Mugs For Book Lovers-From Left to Write

Brrr! I know it’s cold when I don a pair of socks just to sit in my home office! When the fall chill hits the air, all I want to do is curl up on my couch with my giant fuzzy blanket with a hot cup of tea or coffee by my side. And a […]

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Feed Your Reader Friday: 3 October 2014

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It’s time for another feed your reader Friday! Fall releases are coming fast and furious. My fantasy is to sit by a pool with a cabana boy who brings me umbrella drinks while I read book after book after book. Alas, that’s not in the cards right now, but I can at least share my […]

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Book Club Feature: Dataclysm by Christian Rudder

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We’re starting October with a book club feature that takes data and numbers to give an inside look into human behavior. Written by OKCupid founder Christian Rudder, Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think We No One’s Looking) digs into the personal data bread crumbs we leave during our online lives. Rudder explains how Facebook “likes” can […]

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