New Releases

The Invisible Front & Other New Non Fiction Books

The Invisible Front & Other New Non Fiction Books

The Invisible Front by Yochi Dreazen This story of Army Major General Mark Graham and his wife Carol, whose two sons are both military men, is intimate and moving. Their sons pass – one from suicide, one in combat – and the Grahams’ grief sheds light on military culture, and[…]

by × November 7, 2014 ×

History

Election Day: American Politics & History Books

Election Day: American Politics & History Books

It’s Election Day in the United States and we thought we would celebrate with a few great books about American Politics and History. There is nothing like casting your vote to make you feel like you are part of a larger mission and group – and more importantly that you[…]

by × November 4, 2014 ×

Holiday

Halloween Books for the Switch Witch

Halloween Books for the Switch Witch

Halloween is finally here! And a colleague of mine tipped me off to a new Halloween tradition that involves swapping out your child’s heap of Halloween candy for books they will treasure over time. Sounds like a great idea to us! So when the switch witch comes after Halloween here are[…]

by × October 31, 2014 ×

Side Splitters

Yes Please by Amy Poehler & Other Funny Memoirs

Yes Please by Amy Poehler & Other Funny Memoirs

Around the office we’ve been patiently waiting for the debut memoir by the hilarious comedienne, Amy Poehler. Yes Please is out today and we could not be more thrilled to get our hands on it! In honor of all funny ladies of comedy here are a few more of our fave reads.[…]

by × October 28, 2014 ×

Best Of

Best Winter Travel Books for the Adventurous

Best Winter Travel Books for the Adventurous

Winter is just around the corner and if you live somewhere that boasts temperatures reaching freezing then you might want to check out a few of our book picks for best winter travel. Escape to Mexico or the Dominican Republic or even as far as Vietnam this year. Not in[…]

by × October 24, 2014 ×

New Releases

Spotlight on As You Wish by Cary Elwes

Spotlight on As You Wish by Cary Elwes

  Our Facebook feed has been blowing up with excitement over As You Wish  by Cary Elwes. For all you  Princess Bride fans out there this is an perhaps old news. But for those who maybe missed the 80s phenomenon Cary Elwes, better know as the dashing Westerly in The Prince[…]

by × October 21, 2014 ×

Yay! 4 YA

2014 Teen Read Week Books

2014 Teen Read Week Books

As Teen Read Week comes to a close we wanted to point out a few titles that we love right now. No matter what your teen is into we know we have a suggestion that will be perfect for them. And for more books to choose from visit our teen[…]

by × October 17, 2014 ×

Halloween Books

Books for Halloween Party Planning

Books for Halloween Party Planning

Whether you want to host a party for your kids with bobbing for apples or an adult party with pumpkin martinis, Halloween is a great excuse to celebrate both the spooky and the wonderful season of Fall. Here are a few A Ghostly Good Time by Woman’s Day Editors Known[…]

by × October 14, 2014 ×

New Releases

Little Humans and other Photography Books

Little Humans and other Photography Books

If you haven’t yet, you should check out Humans of New York. It’s a personal project by Brandon Stanton who portrays regular people with incredible insight. The companion book to the original Humans of New York, this one features the kids and their thoughts and expressions. Little Humans deftly shows the[…]

by × October 10, 2014 ×