#the bell jar

Exclusive Excerpt of THE BELL JAR Audiobook Narrated by Maggie Gyllenhaal

The anniversary of Sylvia Plath’s death is today, and to commemorate we are sharing an exclusive extended excerpt of her ...

When a Book Eclipses Your Being

Many years ago, I traveled with my family to Bainbridge Island. It was our first time visiting the Pacific Northwest, and ...

Jo March Have I Loved: On Identifying With Fictional Women

Reading has always been an escape for me, as I imagine it is for most readers. As such, I used ...

What Does Your Favorite Book Say About You?

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and for single people like myself, we can find ourselves fielding questions or comments from ...

Books That Should Be Adapted to Dance

I’m a long-time fan of So You Think You Can Dance, the weekly competition show on Fox that airs every summer, ...

Books I Wish I Had When I Was Growing Up

Sometimes I think back to certain stages of my life and wish that I’d known about a certain book so ...

Mind the Gap: The Well-Readheads on a Few Books They Haven’t Read

LH: So, my little snuggle bunny, today we’re going to discuss the gaps in our reading education by naming a ...

Riffing on the Classics: Books That Pay Homage

I feel like I have the same revelation every couple of years or so: Hey, there are a burst of ...