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Merry Old Christmas Murders

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 02.12.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

Nothing says the holidays for me more than a good old-fashioned Christmas murder mystery. I also like the more modern ones, but give me a snowed-in estate in England, with house guests galore, a burning Yule log and I am just the jolliest reader ever.

Slow-Cooked or Seared: Reading Slow and Fast

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 07.16.2013 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

I am a fast reader. By nature or nurture, I cannot say. My mother is a fast reader, as is my eldest son (he is a very fast reader). I've always felt...

'I Said I Would Be With Her Every Step Of The Way': How This Mother-Daughter Duo Lost 115 Pounds

Posted 05.13.2013 | Healthy Living

Today, we're sharing a special Mother's Day edition of our regular Weight Loss Success feature. Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at succ...

Detecting Humanists: New Mysteries by Anne Perry and Walter Mosley

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 06.29.2013 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

Do I look for humanist detectives to buttress my own belief in the inherent goodness of human beings -- that by using our hearts and our minds, we can save the world?

Historical Fiction, Then and Now

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 06.09.2013 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

I love historical fiction. A writer takes what is known about a place in time or a character from the past, and then transports the reader further and deeper into what are the blood and guts of the past.

Reading by Headlamp

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

I love reading more than I like hot showers and cold milk, and way more than I like vacuuming or even a clean house. But we all need reminding, now and then, and Sandy sent the message home.

Don't Be a Book Snob!

Lev Raphael | Posted 11.07.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Over the thirty years of my publishing career, I've learned that book snobs come in all shapes and sizes. And their snobbery often seems more about them than the genre they've picked for their disdain.