Your Favorite Dark Fantasy Books

Your Favorite Dark Fantasy Books

Alibris recently asked our community to tell us what their favorite dark fantasy books are, and we added some of them to our August Gift Guide.  We were happy at the great response we got from our readers and hope you will check out our community pages and communicate with us[…]

by × August 24, 2015 ×

Two Fun Craft Books for DIY Decorating on a Budget

Two Fun Craft Books for DIY Decorating on a Budget

On Monday I shared with you two budget-friendly books that will inspire you to make your home a work of modern art, whether it’s a tiny dorm or a McMansion. This week I have two more fantastic decorating books, this time focused entirely on easy decorating projects you can make[…]

by × August 21, 2015 ×

Our second winner! Got school spirit? Think you can top this pic? Enter to win a $100 shopping spree!

Why Tiffany Won our 2nd $100 Shopping Spree. Will You Be Next?

Meet Tiffany. Tiffany won $100 shopping spree for books, music and movies. Find out how you can be our next winner.

by × August 19, 2015 ×

One of the funky apartments from Pad: The Guide to Ultra-Living

Funky Dorm Style Decor: Two Hip Decorating Books for Small Budgets

Today I want to talk about two books that I think of as “dorm style” decorating books. These aren’t books marketed specifically towards students, rather they were the two books I found most helpful to decorating when I lived in a dorm. Most importantly, they are great books for people[…]

by × August 17, 2015 ×

We Believe in the Future of Books (But Not for the Reason You Think)

We Believe in the Future of Books (But Not for the Reason You Think)

There’s nothing wrong with e-books. They’re convenient in so many ways. We love communication, the sharing of stories and ideas. If digital media gives us another way to share those things, so much the better. But just because there will most certainly be more digital books in the future doesn’t[…]

by × August 14, 2015 ×

Our First Shopping Spree Winner: Will You Be Next?

Our First Shopping Spree Winner: Will You Be Next?

We’ve chosen our winner of the School Spirit Photo Challenge. We’re picking a new winner every week, so if you’ve got spirit (yes you do!) then see what it takes to win—click through!

by × August 10, 2015 ×

Pledged: the Secret Life of Sororities

Pledged: the Secret Life of Sororities

Sororities, by their very design as secret institutions, drive speculation and gossip about what happens behind their closed doors. Supposedly the devotion to volunteering and respectability that our grandmothers associate with sorority life have been replaced by depravity and abuse. But is it true? Bestselling journalist Alexandra Robbins set out[…]

by × August 10, 2015 ×

August Back to School Shopping Spree

August Back to School Shopping Spree

As mentioned last month, we’re running three contests this year in honor of the Back to School season. Last month we gave three winners a big box of college prep books but this month we’re kicking it up a notch. Not only do we have a winner every week in[…]

by × August 6, 2015 ×

College Survival Tips

College Survival Tips

Everything you need to know to thrive in your college years, plus some tips for college made into shareable social images.

by × August 4, 2015 ×