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May 30, 2012

May 29, 2012


Open Thread: May 29, 2012

Welcome back from the long weekend! What’s on your mind today?

Young Adult Literature

They’re (Paper) Ba-ack: May 29, 2012

Tuesday is New Book Day. We celebrate each week by highlighting titles we’re excited to see arrive in paperback. _________________________ ...


The Well-Readheads: Subject to Change

LH: So, it’s well known the ‘verse over that we’re bibliomaniacs – we eat, sleep, and breathe books. I myself ...


Rating Systems That Mean Something

Perhaps you heard about the recent dust-up wherein U.S. News and World Report published an article suggesting that there be ...

May 28, 2012


Riot Asks: Mike Scotti

Mike Scotti, author of the recently released memoir The Blue Cascade: A Memoir of Life After War (Grand Central Press, ...


Satire and War

It’s true, war is hell. But in the right hands—holding the pen askew at just the right angle—war can also ...

May 27, 2012

May 25, 2012


Open Thread: May 25, 2012

What’s on your mind today? Let it out and head into the holiday weekend happy!

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