I recently read A.S. King’s Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future, and as I was reading I kept taking pictures of quotes that I liked. If that is ...On September 30, 2015 / By Erika Jelinek
“So we drank it–the two of us. Ellie drank it first and acted like it tasted good. I followed. And it wasn’t half bad. When we woke up ...On September 25, 2015 / By Erika Jelinek
“book love: a project born of my love of the written word. I grew up hearing “books are your friends!” and it’s remained true all my life. I ...On September 24, 2015 / By Erika Jelinek
When Francesca Lia Block’s Love in the Time of Global Warming isn’t paying homage to the Odyssey, it is paying homage to (visual) art. And when it isn’t ...On September 23, 2015 / By Nicolette Stewart
Many visitors. Many castles. Few books. In truth, my Book Punks vacation wasn’t in August. Oh, I went camping for a few days, did a thing, did another ...On September 22, 2015 / By Nicolette Stewart
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