READ THIS: A BLESSING ON THE MOON

September 10, 2010 • 1 Comment

Today is the last day to enter to win A CURABLE ROMANTIC and A BLESSING ON THE MOON–just leave a comment on our Facebook page (or here on our blog if you’re not on Facebook)…

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September 9, 2010

Q & A WITH JOSEPH SKIBELL

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There’s still time to enter to win A CURABLE ROMANTIC and A BLESSING ON THE MOON–just leave a comment on our Facebook page (or here on our blog if you’re not on Facebook) and we’ll…

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September 8, 2010

Watch This: A Curable Video

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We’re continuing our celebration of Joseph Skibell Week: Leave a comment on our Facebook page (or here on our blog if you’re not on Facebook) to enter to win copies of A CURABLE ROMANTIC and…

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September 7, 2010

Read This: A Curable Romantic Excerpt

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Happy Skibell Week! Comment on our Facebook page (or here if you don’t have a Facebook account) to be entered in a drawing to win a copy of Joseph Skibell’s new novel, A Curable Romantic,…

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September 3, 2010

A Labor Day Drink That Packs a Punch!

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Why do we celebrate Labor Day? Is it because 200 hundred years ago, President Cleveland was feeling a tad sheepish about that whole Pullman-Strike debacle? Possibly. But I think it serves a grander purpose. It’s…

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September 2, 2010

FIRST READING, FIRST DATE

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What was the first reading you ever went to? Tell us the author, book, and bookstore on our Facebook page (or, if you’re not a member of Facebook, here on our blog) and we’ll reward…

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September 1, 2010

Water For Wednesdays

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Even though the movie isn’t set to release until April 15 (which is still 256 days away), fans of Water for Elephants (and Robert Pattinson) cannot wait to see this movie! Filming has wrapped and…

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August 31, 2010

Why-I-Love-Books August Roundup

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au·gust
adj.

Inspiring awe or admiration; majestic: the august presence of the monarch.
Venerable for reasons of age or high rank.

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All the other months are defined by placement in the line-up and characterized…

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August 30, 2010

NPR’s Scott Simonon The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating

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Elisabeth Tova Bailey, author of The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating (an office favorite), spoke with NPR “Weekend Edition Saturday” host Scott Simon about her illness, her ongoing recovery, and the benefits of slowing…

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August 27, 2010

Love And Drinks With Hammett and Hellman

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I feel like I’ve been having a lot of conversations about love lately–or rather, the nature of relationships. And I’ve come to the following conclusion: The very person you pine for, swoon over, and generally…

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