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Is Listening to a Book on Audio Ok?

Is Listening to a Book on Audio Ok?

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Dear Literary Lady, Someone in my book club only listens to books on audio. Is that ok? —L.D., Phoenix, AZ Dear L.D., I say props to them! How cool for you that someone in your book club can...
Christian Classics for Easter

Christian Classics for Easter

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Christmas is the holiday that gets all the glory on the American calendar, but for Christians, Easter is really the holiest day of the year. This year, celebrate Easter the book nerd way, with...
6 Reasons We Can’t Wait to Read Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies

6 Reasons We Can’t Wait to Read Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies

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What do you get when you combine the Wild West with one of the most colorful political commentators, television hosts, and authors working today? Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies:...
April’s Top Picks in Fiction

April’s Top Picks in Fiction

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This month we’re getting long-awaited sequels, the latest from a Nobel Prize-winning novelist, an ice-cold noir thriller, and a delicious contemporary reimagining of a classic Jane Austen...
April’s Top Picks in Science Fiction and Fantasy

April’s Top Picks in Science Fiction and Fantasy

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From a debut novel that totally rewrites the classic fantasy narrative, to a pair of parodies that gently poke fun at the grandest space adventure of them all, to a gripping horror thriller that...
5 Basketball Reads for March Madness

5 Basketball Reads for March Madness

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When March Madness begins, college basketball fans might not think they’ll have much time to read. But in its waning days, perhaps your alma mater has lost in the opening round, your...
Ron Rash Talks About Serena’s Move to the Big Screen

Ron Rash Talks About Serena’s Move to the Big Screen

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Ron Rash does not typically write happy stories. He specializes in the grim and grit of Appalachia, and it has worked for him. This year, his tales of woe have come to the big screen not once,...
5 of Our Favorite Celebrity Book Nerds

5 of Our Favorite Celebrity Book Nerds

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It is possible that, in addition to reading War and Peace and all the Austen ever printed, I may occasionally glance at magazines that may feature well-known personages of the stage and screen...
11 Reasons to Resist the Lure of the Internet and Pick up a Book

11 Reasons to Resist the Lure of the Internet and Pick up a Book

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Dear Literary Lady, How do you motivate yourself to read when there’s so much to browse on the glorious interwebz? It’s not that I don’t like to read, it’s that I always get distracted by...
Diana Gabaldon Answers Fans’ Burning Outlander Questions in an Epic Twitter Chat

Diana Gabaldon Answers Fans’ Burning Outlander Questions in an Epic Twitter Chat

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Although it is many a reader’s fondest wish to sit down with a beloved author and pepper them with the questions about our favorite books that only they know the answers to, the chance to...