- Marie Kondo and the Cult of Tidying Up
Wall Street Journal: Books, Thursday - 02/26/2015 - 03:41 PM
Marie Kondo’s book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” which focuses on the purging of belongings, arrives at a perfect time and sparks joy for book publishers.
- The Hot List of events for the weekend of Feb. 26
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Books, Thursday - 02/26/2015 - 08:47 AM
- Authors' author favorites: Sherrilyn Kenyon, Cherise Sinclair, Sean Michael
USA Today: Books, Thursday - 02/26/2015 - 12:47 AM
Nicole Dennis, Sierra Cartwright and L. M. Somerton share books on their keeper shelves and favorite fellow romance authors.
- How a long-lost manuscript changed one writer’s life
Washington Post, Tuesday - 02/24/2015 - 06:47 PM
One day in February 1944, when Mimi Baird was just shy of 6, her father went to the country club and didn’t come back. A respected dermatologist, Perry Baird struggled with bipolar disease, and on that day, while having lunch with friends, he was in a manic state, so much so that the police were alerted, and Perry Baird was taken to a state mental hospital.
- Maya Angelou gets (forever) stamp of approval
USA Today: Books, Tuesday - 02/24/2015 - 12:47 AM
A Forever Stamp for the poet and activist.
- D.R. Graham has a different take on the biker romance
USA Today: Books, Monday - 02/23/2015 - 10:47 PM
D. R. Graham, author of One Percenter, book one in the Noir et Bleu Motorcycle Club series, comes out today. D. R. shares how her new MC release is different.
- Review: In ‘The Buried Giant,’ Ishiguro Revisits Memory and Denial
New York Times: Books, Monday - 02/23/2015 - 04:54 PM
Kazuo Ishiguro’s new novel, set in a mythical Britain around the time of King Arthur, examines the impact of amnesia.
- Books of The Times: Review: ‘Like a Bomb Going Off: Leonid Yakobson and Ballet as Resistance in Soviet Russia’
New York Times: Books, Sunday - 02/22/2015 - 04:51 PM
A critical study of a choreographer who waged a surreptitious battle against the Soviet bureaucracy.
- Review: 'She Weeps Each Time You're Born,' by Quan Barry
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Sunday - 02/22/2015 - 12:47 PM
FICTION: Haunting novel explores the fallout of Vietnam’s sad history.
- Why 'The Sound of Music' sings on and on
USA Today: Books, Sunday - 02/22/2015 - 10:47 AM
New book tells the back story of the beloved film.
- Graphic novelist's debut: 'A Bintel Brief' about Jewish life in old New York
Philadelphia Inquirer: Books, Sunday - 02/22/2015 - 08:47 AM
She's always been an autobiographical artist, using her writing and two-color illustrations to express her inner life. But Liana Finck's debut graphic novel, A Bintel Brief: Love and Longing in Old New York, which captures the experience of Jewish immigrants at the beginning of the 20th century, took her entirely out of herself.
- In ‘The Age of Acquiescence’ Steve Fraser asks how Americans became weenies
Washington Post, Saturday - 02/21/2015 - 02:47 AM
Shaking our collective fist at the status quo is a cherished American birthright. Yet the current public reaction to rising U. S. poverty and a system too often rigged to benefit the few at the expense of the many has been largely a resigned acceptance coupled with a limp legislative response.