What books are you into lately?
Imagine: you’re lying on the warm sand, listening to the waves come and go.
I’m not in school, so I can do what I want.
Show me your books.
I am an audiobook fanatic. Mostly I stick to sci-fi, fantasy, and other things that could never happen. There are a few books that I liked, but I’ve only truly learned to adore since I became a dog person. Sometimes all a book needs is a dog glad-handing to take it from entertaining to completely delightful.
Over at xoJane this week, author K.T. Bradford posted about her efforts to read only works written by women or people of color or LGBTQ authors and challenged her readers to take up a similar goal for year. As this is the internet, it was not terribly surprising that the comment section of the post was filled with […]
To paraphrase those who are in the business of writing about books: Life is too short to read anything you do not enjoy. Do you have certain criteria for setting aside books? Or are you a reader who stays until the bitter end? Let’s compare notes.
In which fashion is tone deaf not once, but twice.
So many books, so little time.
What’s everyone reading right now?
Raise your hand if you remember watching Reading Rainbow, or if the kids you babysat for did! Reading Rainbow is as iconic as Sesame Street or Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood. I was excited when this Kickstarter was brought to my attention, because who doesn’t love LeVar Burton and Reading Rainbow? And yes, the theme song will […]
What have you been reading?
My addition to our semi-regular series that grants you insights into the minds of our writers (they’re just like us!):
Since we only let one character per author move into the bracket, to prevent the Pratchett/Martin/Rowling wars of 2011, today we’re going to have several (and I’m not kidding) votes to narrow down our favorite characters.
It’s Middlemarch Madness time.