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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What’s On Your Nightstand: Anjali Mitter Duva

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In my mission to share more diverse adult fiction, today I’ve asked Indian-American novelist Anjali Mitter Duva to share the books on her nightstand. Her newest book is Faint Promise of Rain, which is waiting patiently for me on my to-be-read stack. I’m looking forward to it! A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman. I read her […]

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Book Club Discussion: Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas

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Today we’re talking about  Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas, our second September book club pick. For Dan, the novel’s main character, life is divided in before prison and after prison. A powerful swimmer, he once had a chance at the Olympics, but throws it away in an act of violence. The novel is a powerful story about our definitions […]

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