Giveaway: Deborah Harkness’ Book of Life Bundle!

The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness

Let’s kick off Monday with a BANG! We’ve got an awesome giveaway for all you Deborah Harkness fans. To celebrate the paperback release of The Book of Life—the final book in the All Souls trilogy–Penguin is offering one lucky reader the ultimate The Book of Life Bundle! But first, more about the book. If you’re new […]

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4 Audiobooks For the Guys In Your Life

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This post contains affiliate links. Besides magazines and plays, my husband isn’t much of a reader. Yes, this book blogger’s husband isn’t a fan of reading.  Not that I haven’t tried. I’ve given him my copy of Gone Girl  and Dad Is Fat, but they just lay dusty by his nightstand. Then I introduced him to audiobooks and […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Eleni Gage

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We’re back for our latest gawk at an author’s nightstand! I’m glad to hear that Eleni Gage is also a promiscuous reader, because I jump from book to book too! She even sent me 3 photos of her nightstand, but I’m going to share the one that looks more like mine–but neater. I can totally […]

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Book Club Feature: The Mapmaker’s Children by Sarah McCoy

The Mapmaker's Children by Sarah McCoy

I am so thrilled to feature another novel by Sarah McCoy as our second May book club feature! Our book club loved her The Baker’s Daughter and we’re excited about her new book! The Mapmaker’s Children tells the story of two women–an abolitionist and one from present day.  Here’s more about the book: When Sarah Brown, […]

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Book Club Discussion: Spinster by Kate Bolick

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Spinster is a loaded word and Kate Bolick dives right in with her book  Spinster: Making a Life of One’s Own. Bolick’s research about being single and her quest to dive into the lives of famous spinsters provide plenty for our book club to discuss and debate. Head over to From Left to Write members’ blogs and read their […]

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Giveaway: Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Invention of Wings Giveaway

Mondays can be a rough reentry into our work weeks, so why not add a bit of bookish happiness with a giveaway? Not just one book, but you can win a TWO books! In celebration of the paperback release of the novel The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, Penguin Books has offered a pair of books […]

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