Painless and Inspiring: New YA from S. A. Harazin

Have you had your fill of painful coming-of-age books about teens? Then try out Painless by S. A. Harazin, whose main character, David Hart, has a rare medical condition called CIPA (congenital insensitivity [...]

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Love in the Editorial Office: The Trouble with Love by Lauren Layne


How to Be Artfully Mindful: On Awareness and Attention


Nothing Formulaic About David Treuer's Prudence


It's Parody, People: Killing O'Reilly


An Emotional Ride: Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum


The Nightingale: Kristin Hannah's Tale of Love and Family in WWII


March 22, 2015

Lost + Portnoy's Complaint + Teens = Grasshopper Jungle

If you squished together the TV show “Lost,” the spilled seed in Portnoy’s Complaint, and the adulation of teens and librarians into one big ball of a book, I’m pretty sure you’d get Andrew Smith’s Grasshopper Jungle. Oh wait, there are six-foot insects, too.

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March 21, 2015

A Hot New Series for Fans of Jacquelyn Frank

From New York Times bestselling author Jacquelyn Frank comes the scorching hot first book in a thrilling new series featuring four warrior brothers who have the power – and the curse – of immortality. Herewith, an excerpt from Cursed by Fire in the Immortal Brothers series.

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March 20, 2015

Henry David Thoreau, the Hound, and the Turtle Dove

‘A fidelity to the ungraspable can be found at the root of both biological existence and what we experience as beauty; the steepest pitches of the heart and mind make their own shade.’

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March 19, 2015

Your Need-to-Know: A Q&A with Katherine Heiny

'Really, it’s amazing I have any friends left at all.' Check out our Q&A with writer Katherine Heiny.

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March 18, 2015

Who You Are and What You Do: Better than Before, by Gretchen Rubin

Gretchen Rubin is back with Better Than Before, another tool in your arsenal of how to live more productively and efficiently.

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March 17, 2015

On Irene Nemirovsky and Inspiration, by Alexis Landau

Alexis Landau shared with Everyday eBook the inspiration behind her debut novel, The Empire of the Senses.

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March 16, 2015

James Ellroy's 'L.A. Confidential' Prequel: Perfidia

You may recall 'L.A. Confidential,' the saucy, suspenseful, fast-moving L.A.-set thriller by James Ellroy that went on to be adapted for the big screen. Now Ellroy presents us with the prequel.

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