In light of the symbolic end of the summertime that comes with every Labor Day weekend, we here at Everyday eBook found this passage from Alan W. Watts’s The Wisdom of Insecurity more meaningful than usual.
August 8, 2014
Following the release of Gay's well-received debut novel, An Untamed State, Bad Feminist is a necessary compendium of one of the early twenty-first century's most unique voices in social commentary.
August 6, 2014
Sarah Vowell has the comic chops to keep history entertaining to those far from history buffdom. Case in point: Assassination Vacation
July 30, 2014
We Should All be Feminists, adapted from a 2012 Tedx Talk by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, addresses the modern feminist against the backdrop of today.
July 25, 2014
Kim Barker’s memoir of her time as a journalist in Kabul in the early aughts, The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan, is simultaneously touching, hilarious, and smart.
July 18, 2014
Rachel Bertsche, author of Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me, allowed us to pick her brain about her recently documented lifestyle-improvement quest, her next project, and Lady Gaga.
July 11, 2014
Drummond Moir’s collection of the worst typos ever, Just My Typo, is filled with cringe-worthy, chuckle-inducing, forehead-smacking moments of mistakes with the written word. Here are just a few.
July 4, 2014
The Fourth of July is traditionally a time to gather with friends and family, fire up the barbecue, and celebrate our country's independence. That said, it's also your prerogative if you'd rather celebrate your independence by reading -- independently. If that's the case, we have you covered with ten brand-new books for fans of fiction, […]
June 18, 2014
Kristin Newman, a writer on ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and ‘That ‘70s Show,’ took vacation – and the possibility of the adjacent vacationships – seriously.
May 30, 2014
Pulitzer Prize winner Joseph T. Hallinan, author of the new book Kidding Ourselves, outlines a few instances where we, as humans, are prone to self-deception.
May 16, 2014
Thankfully for those of us who have ever choked, Edward Slingerland is here to point the way to possible answers via wu-wei.
May 7, 2014
In her witty and candid new book, Let’s Just Say It Wasn’t Pretty, Diane Keaton dispels the myth of celebrity perfectionism.
May 2, 2014
We’re looking back at the creative mecca that was Andy Warhol’s Factory with these ten fascinating facts.
April 30, 2014
Shortly after she retires her surfboard and flip flops for running shoes and graduate school, Krista Bremer meets Ismail -- and embarks on a life journey like no other.
April 18, 2014
The situation for many of us is that life is fast and full of opportunity. The complication is we think we have to do everything. The implication of this is that we make a millimeter progress in a million directions.