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11 Books All Aspiring Writers Should Read, Because Spending Time With These Titles is Like a Mini-Workshop

11 Books All Aspiring Writers Should Read, Because Spending Time With These Titles is Like a Mini-Workshop

The top books every home should have (for every age!) – How Does She

The Top Books Every Home Should Have

Borrowed this from Patrick. The title can be misleading -- it's an anthology Dahl edited, not a collection of his stories -- but some of these are pretty amazing.

Borrowed this from Patrick. The title can be misleading -- it's an anthology Dahl edited, not a collection of his stories -- but some of these are pretty amazing.

The Bechdel test has become a key judge of cultural equality — does this movie feature a scene with two women talking about something other than men? But that's not all the writer has given society. Her 2006 graphic memoir was later turned into a Tony award-winning musical.

50 Books Every Woman Should Read Before She Turns 40

The Bechdel test has become a key judge of cultural equality — does this movie feature a scene with two women talking about something other than men? But that's not all the writer has given society. Her 2006 graphic memoir was later turned into a Tony award-winning musical.

Iris is getting old. A widow, her days are spent living quietly and worrying about her granddaughter, Grace, a headstrong young doctor. It’s a small sort of life. But one day an invitation comes for Iris through the post to a reunion in France, where she served in a hospital during WWI.    Determined to go, Iris is overcome by the memories of the past, when as a shy, naive young woman she followed her fifteen-year-old brother, Tom, to France in 1914 intending to bring him home.

The 5 books on my summer reading list ...

Iris is getting old. A widow, her days are spent living quietly and worrying about her granddaughter, Grace, a headstrong young doctor. It’s a small sort of life. But one day an invitation comes for Iris through the post to a reunion in France, where she served in a hospital during WWI. Determined to go, Iris is overcome by the memories of the past, when as a shy, naive young woman she followed her fifteen-year-old brother, Tom, to France in 1914 intending to bring him home.

The Distant Hours:  This book is amazing, it's beautifully written, and the way she writes pulls you into another world.

The Distant Hours: This book is amazing, it's beautifully written, and the way she writes pulls you into another world.

A Book Review: The Language of Flowers (a novel) by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

A Book Review: The Language of Flowers (a novel) by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude.

If you love Harry Potter or are looking for books like Harry Potter, check out this list of books inspired by Harry Potter, including The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.

5 Books You Probably Didn't Know Were Influenced by 'Harry Potter'

If you love Harry Potter or are looking for books like Harry Potter, check out this list of books inspired by Harry Potter, including The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.

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