The Atomic Weight of Love: #Paperback Thursday

March 1, 2017 • No Comments At the start of Women’s History Month, now is the perfect time to explore how the changes of the 20th Century affected one woman, as a bold new world opened up for a generation of…


February 16, 2017

Paperback Thursday: The Muralist

No Comments February 16, 2017 • No Comments This week for Paperback Thursday: The Muralist by B. A. Shapiro. This story of art and intrigue, of family and immigration, of politics and activism is set in 1940, but it will feel fresh for…


February 9, 2017

Paperback Thursday: Only Love Can Break Your Heart

No Comments February 9, 2017 • No Comments We’ve started featuring different paperback books every Thursday. This week, we’re getting ready for Valentine’s Day with Only Love Can Break Your Heart by Ed Tarkington. “Love can make people do terrible things.” Welcome to…


February 2, 2017

Welcome to Paperback Thursday!

No Comments February 2, 2017 • No Comments Our featured books this week are brand new in paperback: The Good Negress by A.J. Verdelle and We Love You, Charlie Freeman by Kaitlyn Greenidge. The Good Negress by A.J. Verdelle  ometimes the greatest source…


August 24, 2010

#PaperbackThursday: The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating

1 Comment August 24, 2010 • 1 Comment This week for Paperback Thursday: The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating by Elisabeth Tova Bailey. In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Bailey shares an inspiring and intimate story…