From Aesop to Austen, via Penguin’s Little Black Classics.
Do you wear the crescent moon and dark robes of a Priestess, or have you never once crossed through the mists to Avalon?
You’ve finally found your kindred spirits.
“Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
Because destroying books is simply not an option.
“Today you are you, that is truer than true.”
Because your jewelry box should look more like your library.
“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.”
In honor of her 84th birthday.
The book is quite old, but is also quite new, and starting this summer it will be coming to you!
The London-based book prize presented a pleasingly diverse list of English language novels.
These may not have inner goddesses but they do have layered protagonists and some hot, hot writing.
The announcement of the To Kill a Mockingbird sequel has sparked controversy.
Can you take a yearlong diverse books challenge?
Sure, most of these authors are no longer alive, but it’s OK to dream. Inspired by the Harper Lee news.
“India, the new myth – a collective fiction in which anything was possible, a fable rivalled only by the two other mighty fantasies: money and God.” ―Salman Rushdie
At the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, BuzzFeed asked professionals in the adult industry what their favorite book is to prove, once and for all, that you can’t judge a book by its cover.
“There’s so much more to a book than just the reading.”
“And all the colors I am inside have not been invented yet.”
Your literary world is about to be rocked. Deal with it.
“I’m gonna lose 10 pounds…then gain 20…”
“My affections and wishes are unchanged, but one word from you will silence me on this subject for ever.” —Jane Austen, Pride & Prejudice
It was the best of Yik Yak, it was the worst of Yik Yak.
“At the still point, there the dance is.” —T. S. Eliot
“The strains of the piano and violin rose up weakly from below.” — The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera
Because the magic of Hogwarts never goes away.