Read about these ten books, both timely and topical, as well as escapist and delightful—perfect reading for a most unusual summer!—and then fill out the form below to enter for a chance to win a complete set of them. Everywhere You Don’t Belong by Gabriel Bump “Bump’s meditation on belonging and not belonging, where orContinue reading

Our All Summer Long reading promotion is back! Each week, enter for a chance to win a copy of a fantastic work of fiction. Oh yeah, summer just got a whole lot cooler.                                            Continue reading

You’re making your lists. You’re checking them twice. You’re gonna … pick the Twelve Books of Book Club. We know that many of our dear book club friends are choosing their groups’ 2014 selections right now. So, here are some book-club-friendly Lucky Stars, perennial favorites for reading groups, choices to get the whole club readingContinue reading

“Silver Sparrow will break your heart before you even know it. Tayari Jones has written a novel filled with characters I’ll never forget. This is a book I’ll read more than once.” —Judy Blume Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones Click here to watch the video And Judy Blume is, indeed, reading Silver Sparrow for aContinue reading

We all remember our teenage selves. The good, the bad and the misguided fashion choices. It’s the stuff of great novels. Just ask Tayari Jones, author of Silver Sparrow. Or Judy Blume, the author who defined generations’ concept of young adult literature. Judy will be in conversation with Tayari tomorrow night, Tuesday, June 19, 7pmContinue reading

Don’t miss Tayari Jones as she visits cities all over the country sharing the story of her Silver Sparrow, new in paperback. The Los Angeles Times called it “impossible to put down,” and you won’t be able to stop talking about it. Below are the tour dates – check and see if she’s coming toContinue reading