Interview with Adam Gopnik — author, lecturer, conversatinalist

I've had the good fortune to go to many lectures where Gopnik as led panels, to have read many of his articles, and to consider him a draw in his fields of the same quality of Evgeny Kissin is for the piano. He's recently published a new book "A Thousand Small Sanities," which is nominally … Continue reading Interview with Adam Gopnik — author, lecturer, conversatinalist

10 Summer novel excerpts you can try before buying or going to the library

https://www.bustle.com/p/10-summer-novels-you-can-start-reading-right-now-18191534 10 Summer Novels You Can Start Reading Right Now By Cristina Arreola 14 hours ago You know the feeling: You buy a new book that everyone has been raving about on the internet, you take it home, you settle in with a bowl of popcorn and a glass of something cool and refreshing, you … Continue reading 10 Summer novel excerpts you can try before buying or going to the library

Completed romance series for beach readingI

https://bookriot.com/2019/07/09/completed-romance-series/ Jumpstart Your Romance Reading With A Completed Series Jessica Pryde 07-09-19 For someone just getting into romance, it’s hard to know where to start. Is this the first book in a series, or the seventh? Is the series done, or am I going to have to wait months for the next one? If you … Continue reading Completed romance series for beach readingI

Best New Sci-Fi/Fantasy for the summer from BookBub

Some of these were on the list from Verge posted earlier. Best? Or good PR? https://www.bookbub.com/blog/new-fantasy-books-publishers-blurbs? The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books of the Summer By Tess Fletcher|June 10, 2019 What better way to escape the heat this summer than to kick back in a tsar's palace or venture into the chilly outer reaches … Continue reading Best New Sci-Fi/Fantasy for the summer from BookBub

Nonfiction options for the beach from BookBub

As I'm going thru the book lists I've accumulated, I'm tickled by their emphasis on beaches as places for reading/vacations. How about those mountain cabins? Or even a nearby park? I've read about a third of these but still see several that could be fun. https://www.bookbub.com/blog/best-non-fiction-beach-reads-publishers-blurbs?email_link_source=article_primary&position=0&source=blogdigest 17 Nonfiction Books That Are Perfect for the Beach … Continue reading Nonfiction options for the beach from BookBub

Summer reading recommendations from Bookbub Editors

I always love a list of book recommendations that doesn't have a single book  I've read yet (even if two of them haven't been released yet). https://www.bookbub.com/blog/best-books-july-2019-editorial-blurbs? BookBub Editor Picks: 8 Books I'm Adding to My Reading List in July By Hannah Reynolds|July 12, 2019 Happy July! Some people love July because it's summer, and … Continue reading Summer reading recommendations from Bookbub Editors

200+ literary names for cats

https://bookriot.com/2019/07/08/literary-cat-names/ The Biggest, Most Purr-fect List of Literary Cat Names (200+ Name Ideas!) Kelly Jensen 07-08-19 As a long-time cat lover and current manager of five felines, whenever the opportunity to talk about cat names comes up, I can’t help but get excited. When working through potential names for our kitten, we ran through a … Continue reading 200+ literary names for cats