Book Club Discussion: 2 A.M. at The Cat’s Pajamas

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After a slightly relaxed summer, we’ve jumped right back in our book club reading. This month we’re discussing  2 A.M. at The Cat’s Pajama by Marie-Helene Bertino, a novel about the seemingly unconnected lives in a small Philadelphia neighborhood. Thanks to the The Cat’s Pajamas jazz club, the characters discover how music intertwines their lives and those around […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Sonya Cobb

Sonya Cobb (photo credit Pier Nicola D'Amico)

Today we’re visiting Sonya Cobb’s nightstand. Her debut book  The Objects of Her Affection was on last week’s Feed Your Reader and for a good reason. The novel brings readers behind the scenes at an art museum from the eyes of Sophie, who’s really good at stealing paintings. So what does Sonya Cobb read when she’s not writing […]

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2014 National Book Festival Is Almost Here!

2014 National Book Festival Poster

The Library of Congress National Book Festival is this Saturday, August 30. I’ve had a wee bit of a book festival withdrawal since Book Expo America in May. While BEA isn’t a book festival, it has a similar vibe. Who doesn’t love being surrounded by thousands of people who love books? With the festival in […]

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Feed Your Reader Friday: 22 August 2014

Feed Your Reader at From Left to Write

  I’ve put myself on a digital book buying hiatus. Did I just say that? Who am I kidding? I have several ebooks I want to read so I can clear some room on my virtual shelf for all the new fall releases. Take a look at what’s on my reader for the rest of […]

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9 Booktastic Jewelry for Book Lovers and Writers

Harry Potter Golden Snitch Pocket Watch

Show off your book love for the world to see! I’m in a bit of a reading slump, so I thought it’d be fun to put together a list of booktastic jewelry for us book lovers and writers.  I even found some jewelry for our male readers! Alice in Necklace from Modcloth depicts Alice escaping the Queen […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Marie-Helene Bertino

Marie-Helene Bertino

Since we’re reading  2 A.M. at The Cat’s Pajamas for our August From Left to Write book club, I asked author Marie-Helene Bertino to share the books she’s currently reading. One of her books was already on my to-be-read list. Take it away, Marie-Helene! I just finished reading Ramona Ausubel’s story collection, Guide to Being Born. I had […]

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