My Second Book: Endless Encores

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Ken Goldstein celebrates his second book, and invites you to have a look.

Farewell Terry Pratchett: a Psychological Analysis of Discworld

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It was only appropriate that the news of Terry Pratchett’s death at the age of 66 was announced not only by his publisher, but via his own Twitter account

Why Don’t We Read?

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It took two hundred thousand years for man to develop the written word, another five thousand years to mass-produce it, and one generation to forget it.

In Praise Of Emotionally Strong Women

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Jordan Gray is grateful for every single tear that has ever been kissed away… or left to dry on someone’s face in the presence of a strong woman. —– Here’s to the emotionally strong women… The women that have done their work. The women that know the value of self-love and self-care. The women that hold […]

Dating by the Book: Asking What They Read on Tinder

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Danica Barnett turns the page on Tinder by using books to find a match. Should we call this ‘booking up’?

I Left It On the Mountain

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews the incredible memoir of a former meth addict, an HIV positive man, and a survivor of life’s trials.

Thich Nhat Hanh: Teachings on Love

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews the graceful writing and ideology of Thich Nhat Hanh.

An Unlikely Love Story. The Best I Have Read In Years

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews Seth Greenland’s novel, “I Regret Everything”.

Kafka’s Other Trial: The Letters to Felice

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews Elias Canetti’s book on the life of a deeply divided man.

How Not To Get Mad At Your Wife

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It took a near tragic event for Steven Lake to appreciate that his wife would not be around forever, and getting angry at her was no longer possible.

The Eight Essential Kinds of Books That Every Kid Should Own

The Eight Essential Kinds of Books That Every Kid Should Own

Not every kids’ book is the right fit for every kid. But there are certain types of books that every kid should encounter when they’re young.

JK Rowling Had The Perfect Response About LGBT Students At Hogwarts

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JK Rowling comes out with her views on LGBT and Jewish students at Hogwarts. We’re all happy to know that this fictional school is a safe haven for more than just Harry.

Starstruck

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What was I supposed to do when I met someone who meant so much to me?

Book Review: “I’ve Never Met an Idiot on The River” by Henry Winkler

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Randall Bonner finds a personal connection to Henry Winkler’s book about fishing.

Outlander — The Hiatus Survival Guide

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John Patrick Weiss gives a recovery plan to women addicted to men in kilts. That is, Diana Gabaldon’s “Outlander” books.

Homeless Man Combines Literacy and Generosity for Good

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Reading expands your mind, reduces ignorance based prejudices and evolves our thinking. Homeless South African man, Philani, is doing something about expanding literacy.