In Tracy Wolff’s new Ethan Frost romance novel, Ruined, Chloe Girard is a twenty-year-old college student, both nervous and excited about her summer internship at Frost Industries.
March 7, 2014
Spring Break is right around the corner, and if you're still deciding what to pack other than a bathing suit and some suntan lotion, we've got you covered.
March 6, 2014
The Chase takes us on a joyride in extremis from the very first page. It is hotter and faster than a flaming-red Lamborghini.
March 4, 2014
Therese Walsh, the author of the brand-new novel The Moon Sisters, shares with us the difficult tale of the inspiration for her book.
March 3, 2014
Lorrie Moore's name carries enough weight in the literary world that she can publish more or less at her leisure. Finally, we have her latest, Bark.
March 1, 2014
For those of you who are suffering from dystopian fatigue (we get it, life sucks in the future and it’s super depressing), you’ll feel like you’ve had a big cup of delicious coffee after reading Red Rising by Pierce Brown.
February 28, 2014
A look back at five books that inspired Academy Award nominated films of years past.
February 27, 2014
No stranger to writing about the culinary word, Michelle Wildgen joins us at the Everyday eBook table to talk birth order, gender roles, and more.
February 25, 2014
As Tennessee native Amy Greene's new novel, Long Man, neared release, we asked her what she found so interesting about its topic – the Tennessee Valley Authority’s decision to flood an Appalachian town in the 1930s for the sake of progress – and what kind of parallels she drew between that time in history and today. As Long Man hits stores, here’s what Amy had to say.
February 24, 2014
Spinning a deft touch with characters and place with revelatory imagery and precise language, Antopol writes stories that read like exquisite, miniature novels.
February 22, 2014
In the opening paragraphs of Jesse Ball’s new novel, Oda Sotatsu loses a high-stakes wager that obligates him to confess to a crime he didn't commit. What follows is a crypto-journalistic account of the ensuing repercussions.
February 21, 2014
How much – or how little – do you know the Queen of the Harlem Renaissance? Don’t answer that – until you’ve worked your way through our Zora Neale Hurston primer.
February 20, 2014
Chang-Rae Lee's newest novel, On Such a Full Sea, is dystopian, set in America at a time when it has dissolved and become a strict three-class system
February 18, 2014
One of the pleasures of writing series of novels is that of renewing one’s acquaintanceship with familiar characters. But it is a pleasure, too, to launch oneself into an entirely new fictional landscape, peopled with an entirely new cast of characters. For this reason, I enjoy writing the occasional standalone novel, interspersing it between my [...]
February 17, 2014
A riveting read for the passionate explorer in life and love, Tatiana de Rosnay's Sarah’s Key explores how the power of one woman can affect the lives of many.