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How Launching a Book Is Like Sending Your Kid to College

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.03.2014 | Books
Holly Robinson

As you abandon your child on that college campus, you envision the worst: a psychopath for a roommate, listless professors, alcohol poisoning, and fraternity hazing.

It Takes a Village to Raise a Child--and to Publish a Book

Holly Robinson | Posted 08.25.2013 | Books
Holly Robinson

The title of Hilary Clinton's bestselling book, IT TAKES A VILLAGE: AND OTHER LESSONS CHILDREN TEACH US, was based on an African phrase. We all know t...

Thoughts on Crafting the Unbreakable Writer

Kim Michele Richardson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Kim Michele Richardson

The path to publication can be a gauntlet beset with trials that test a writer's endurance. By sharing my journey I hope to inspire other writers to stay the course.

Thanksgiving Day

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Thanksgiving Day 2010 is here and we wanted to know what books you'd be grateful for this year. Below are choices from HuffPost readers, HuffPost edit...

How To Survive Graduate School: Read These Three Books

NPR | Lynne Truss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

You might think the last things grad students need are more books. After all, if you're in grad school, most of your time is already occupied research...

Fall Books 2010 Highlights

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Highlights of fall books in 2010. Fiction...

Classic Short Stories Newly Illustrated

blog.schoollibraryjournal.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Sometimes a company will implement an idea that makes me want to stand up, take notice, and perhaps dance a restrained ladylike jig. Such was my reac...

NY Magazine: The 20 Most Anticipated Books For The Fall

New York Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Our most anticipated fiction and nonfiction of fall. ...

Egg Recall

csmonitor.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

There's no real silver lining to an issue as potentially deadly as salmonella poisoning, but it never hurts to get people thinking and reading about h...

Best Books For 20-Somethings

newyorker.com | Posted by Macy Halford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

But sometimes the grimmest stuff provides the best fodder for novels, and sometimes being in the midst of the struggle allows for the best reading of ...

Book Recommendations

guardian.co.uk | Posted 12.08.2011 | Books

All of this raises a number of rather disquieting existential questions. Does this mean, when a fellow book lover gives you a book you hate, the perso...

Backstabber, Shrew ... Best Friend?

Peter Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Steinberg

Where is that line, by the way, between friend and friend-fatale? Like pornography, it's hard to define, but we think these novels -- a healthy mix of classics and worthwhile chick lit -- will make it as clear as a sharp knife in the back.

Book Review Bites The Dust: The End Of Kirkus

Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Kirkus Reviews announced yesterday that, after 76 years of publication, it would be shutting down. The subscription-based periodical, offering short r...