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Our Favorite Books for College Freshman

Our Favorite Books for College Freshman

College freshman across the country are gearing up for one of the biggest new experiences of their lives. Life away from home – and all the conveniences that come with it! New friends, new buildings to navigate and of course, classes that will challenge them. It makes perfect sense to[…]

by × August 29, 2014 ×

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Back to the Beats: Books from the Beat Generation

Back to the Beats: Books from the Beat Generation

Long before iffy efforts like the film adaptation of On the Road arrived to sully its reputation — in fact, several decades before Kristen Stewart was even born — the Beat movement brought an unprecedented brand of excitement and energy to the American literary scene. Influenced by everything from jazz[…]

by × August 15, 2014 ×

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Rare Books for the Adventurous Reader

Rare Books for the Adventurous Reader

Whether you’re a hunter, investor, handyman or grill-master, there’s a book with your name on it. What’s more, the world of rare books provides inspiring, collectible options that are as valuable as they are a tangible way to remind you of all the great sports and hobbies out there. Here[…]

by × August 8, 2014 ×

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Summer Reads for Rock & Rollers

Summer Reads for Rock & Rollers

  Just because you’re kicking back on a beach or sitting poolside sipping a pińa colada, that doesn’t mean you can’t still rock out. You don’t even need to get up, you can just reach for one of these riveting rock & roll reads and experience all the electricity of[…]

by × July 25, 2014 ×

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Five Baseball Books You Need Right Now

Five Baseball Books You Need Right Now

When it comes to the traditional sounds that tell you summer is in full swing, the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, and the ceaseless cries of the stadium beer vendors are as essential to the season as the jingle of the ice cream truck and the[…]

by × July 18, 2014 ×

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Rare and Collectible Books about World Wars

Rare and Collectible Books about World Wars

With the 4th of July around the corner, we thought we would highlight history this week. As some of the weightiest, most traumatic events in history, world wars leave considerable effects on society — effects that evidence themselves in everything from music to literature to the workforce. So it’s no[…]

by × June 20, 2014 ×

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Classics Round-Up: Our Five Favorite Memoirs

Classics Round-Up: Our Five Favorite Memoirs

We’re of the belief that books make a difference. Reading a story, whether it’s an escape or providing support, it’s important. Sometimes there is nothing better than reading someone else’s story to open your eyes to new ways of thinking about the world. Here are some of our favorite memoirs[…]

by × June 13, 2014 ×

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2014 Mysteries We Love (so far)

2014 Mysteries We Love (so far)

Mysteries make everything better, we know. And with the Edgar Awards just around the corner it only makes sense to take a moment to share our love of mystery books. So today we’re giving you some great new book recommendations that will help you forget your worries and get sucked[…]

by × April 18, 2014 ×

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for 2014 Movies Based On Books

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for 2014 Movies Based On Books

With the Oscars fast-approaching – they’re slated for this Sunday so get your popcorn ready! – we thought we’d give you the scoop on 2014 movies based on books. Since they tend to be the good ones that start from a great story we think this will help prepare you[…]

by × February 28, 2014 ×