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If Famous Authors Read One-Star Reviews of Their Books

It seems like every couple months I see a post go around about Amazon one-star reviews of classic books. Recently ...

A Six Pack of Bookish COLBERT REPORT Interviews

Nation, I watch a whole lot of The Colbert Report, and though I adore Stephen’s brand of satire, I enjoy ...

Read This Then That: THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE HER and DEAD SOULS

In Read This Then That, we pair new books with classics that have similar themes, structures, and stories. Playing by ...

Fresh Ink: September 11, 2012

Variety being the spice of life, this is one of the zestiest weeks for new releases this fall.

BEA Wrap-Up: Authors Are My Rockstars

Well. Book Expo America 2012 is finally over, and we’re either recovering from the long days and blistered feet (if ...

The “Swiss Army” Recommendation

A few years ago, I started writing an annual Top 10 list of books for friends and family. It appeared around Christmas ...