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6 Father’s Day Books for the Dad Who Likes a Good Drink

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6 Father’s Day Books for the Dad Who Likes a Good Drink

Whether it’s a whiskey on the rocks, a glass of pinot, or a Bud Lite, when I think of “Dad’s dream day,” I think of a beverage in...
10 Bookish Gifts for Your Favorite College Kids

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10 Bookish Gifts for Your Favorite College Kids

The holiday season is here again, and while most of our friends are asking for new gadgets and designer gear, we college-aged book lovers are writing a...
Where to Start Your Literary Bar Crawl, International Edition

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Where to Start Your Literary Bar Crawl, International Edition

Writers and alcohol: it’s a combination with a long and storied history. From Hemingway to Joyce, literature is full of hard-boozing heavyweights,...
Books That Will Drive You to Drink

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Books That Will Drive You to Drink

Some books go best with a blanket, a couch, and a cat on your lap. Some go best with a long train ride and a pair of headphones. And some should only be...
Literary Cocktails You’ll Love

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Literary Cocktails You’ll Love

Ernest Hemingway famously advised ink-stained wretches to write drunk and edit sober. Well, here’s an addendum for all those embroideries: make sure...
How to Celebrate Bloomsday Even If You’ve Never Read ULYSSES

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How to Celebrate Bloomsday Even If You’ve Never Read ULYSSES

For years now, James Joyce’s Ulysses has been in a Mexican standoff with Tolstoy’s War and Peace and DFW’s Infinite Jest, each vying for the title of...
6 Names for 007 We’re Glad Ian Fleming Didn’t Go With

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6 Names for 007 We’re Glad Ian Fleming Didn’t Go With

Unless we decide to make a change as adults, most of us don’t have a say in what our names are. We rely on the thoughtfulness and judgment of our...
11 Cocktails Inspired By Writers and Books

11 Cocktails Inspired By Writers and Books

Some of our greatest writers were, to put it bluntly, total boozebags. F. Scott Fitzgerald, Dorothy Parker, Edgar Allan Poe, and Ernest Hemingway, among...

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