#favorite book

Publishing news tagged with #favorite book


Festival Five with NSK Juror Cynthia Weill, by The Editors of WLT

Interviews Cynthia Weill is director of the Center for Children’s Literature at the Bank Street College of Education. She is trained as an art historian and has worked as an educator and in humanitarian assistance. She holds a doctorate from Teachers... Continue reading at 'World Literature Today'

[ World Literature Today | 2020-09-15 19:14:18 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #picture book #close relationship


Great Jones cofounder Sierra Tishgart’s favorite book inspired her company’s name

Great Jones cofounder Sierra Tishgart shares her reading list. The Pleasures of Cooking for One: A Cookbook, Judith Jones Judith Jones—a legendary editor and author—inspired the name for Great Jones [my cook-ware company]! This is my favorite of her books.Read Full Story Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2020-08-26 07:00:32 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #legendary editor #judith jones #reading list


Excellent Little Free Library Book Labels, Stickers, and Stamps

Get a stamp or Little Free Library book labels so your patrons remember where their new favorite book came from. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2020-08-21 10:40:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book


Lit Hub Daily: August 21, 2020

How to write a millennial character: Emma Jane Unsworth wades in where lesser mortals dare not go. | Lit Hub A love letter to The Catcher in the Rye: Mary O’Connell on her favorite book and its conflicted legacy. | Lit Hub Thirteen ways of looking at flash fiction: Grant Faulkner on the infinite... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-08-21 10:30:03 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #love letter #lit hub


The 12 Best Book Covers of July

Another month of books, another month of book covers. Another month of pandemic, another month of staying inside. Another month of anxiety, another month of taking delight where we can find it. And so, to that end, here are my favorite book covers from the past few weeks, which it seems we’re... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-07-30 08:49:50 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #book covers


Still stuck at home? Read these 7 books in which . . . very little happens.

I started writing this post as a counterpoint to the “describe your favorite book in the most boring way possible” trend. It was meant to be something along the lines of “describe a plotless book in the most exciting way possible.” But more I thought about the books below, initially attempting... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-07-16 20:13:40 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #started writing


Your Francophile kids will want to read the winners of the Prix Albertine Jeunesse.

The Prix Albertine Jeunesse is a prize chosen for children, by children—that is, a reader’s choice award in which people between the ages of three and fourteen vote on their favorite book from a selection of Francophone literature. This award aims to facilitate a cultural exchange as well as... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-07-08 16:56:26 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #choice award


Meet the artist behind your new favorite literary Instagram account.

These days, everything feels a little bit bleaker than usual. But one thing that genuinely made me smile as I was panic scrolling last week? The clever designs of Read Books, Serve Looks, otherwise known as Thom Stead (Instagram bio: “quarantined gay serving book inspired looks”), who recreates... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-04-16 16:30:31 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #read books


18 Ways to Keep Track of Your Favorite Book Quotes and Ideas

Wish you were the kind of person who has a quote ready for every occasion? We've got some methods that'll help you track book quotes and ideas. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2020-04-13 10:38:08 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book


More Than Toys: Exploring History With American Girl

For one reader, AMERICAN GIRL was more than a favorite book series and doll: it was a lifestyle. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2020-03-04 11:33:19 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #american girl


Roxane Gay’s favorite book of 2019 was Girl, Woman, Other.

From the fog of a so-far-extremely-cursed 2020, do you even remember 2019 anymore? The albino panda? 30 to 50 feral hogs? The US women’s national soccer team at the World Cup? What else even happened? Roxane Gay is here to remind us with this recap, which also lists her favorite books of the... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2020-02-06 16:40:23 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #favorite books #world cup #roxane gay


The 10 Best Book Covers of November

Another month of books, another month of book covers. November is when publishing starts slowing down a bit for the holidays, but even that couldn’t keep the beautiful books—and weird books, and funny-as-hell books—down. Below are my ten favorite book covers from the month (some of them are even... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-11-22 09:48:02 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #book covers


What book would you choose to have made into a paper sculpture?

Yes, yes, books are for reading, BUT have you seen Maryland artist Jodi Harvey’s book sculptures? If you’re not sure what to get the reader in your life, might I suggest commissioning Harvey to take an edition (“first editions are a no-no”) of their favorite book and turn it into a custom paper... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-11-11 18:00:03 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book


8 Captivating New Historical Fiction Books to Read This Fall

Looking for your next favorite book? Check out these new historical fiction books, full of beautiful prose, dynamic characters, and captivating settings. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-10-25 10:39:52 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #historical fiction #beautiful prose #favorite book


A Drew for Every Mood: Which Nancy Drew PC Game Is For You?

While you wait for Midnight in Salem's release, choose your favorite book genre and find something to play among these older Nancy Drew PC games. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-10-14 10:40:07 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book


What Happened When I Got Rid Of Everything In My House That Doesn't Spark Joy

Do socks really "spark joy?" This writer went through (nearly) every item in her house with some surprising results.I hate clutter. Growing up, my favorite book (and the only one I kept from my childhood) was The Boxcar Children, a story of four orphans who live in an abandoned train car with... Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2016-07-25 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #boxcar children #favorite book #spark joy


None of the Above

Website security questions stress me out. How am I supposed to choose and remember a favorite book or favorite teacher? What if I’ve never had a pet? What if my high school’s mascot was a battered bronze lamp that was ceremonially passed from the graduating senior class president to the incoming... Continue reading at 'Slate'

[ Slate | 2016-03-23 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #high school #favorite book


Calling Call Me Ishmael

As chronicled in the Kickstarter video above, the Call Me Ishmael (CMI) project is ingeniously simple: People dial in to 774-325-0503, leave a message about a favorite book, and CMI produces the simplest YouTube video in the world, showing a manual typewriter typing the caller’s words. That’s... Continue reading at 'Slate'

[ Slate | 2015-11-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book #abiding love


PW Best Books Twitter Contest: We Have A Winner

We asked our readers to pick their favorite book of 2015 and spread the word on Twitter. Congrats to our winner, @MitchRappFans, whose pick won the most retweets. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2015-11-13 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book


Pick Your Favorite Book of the Year Twitter Contest

In a tweet with the hashtag #PWbestbooks, tell us the title and author of your favorite 2015 book, and tell us why for a chance to win our top 10 books of 2015. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2015-11-05 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #favorite book