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The Perfect Read for Every Kind of Summer Vacation
Some of us are versed in the fine art of pairing wine with food. Not me, but I do know a thing or two about pairing books with vacations. Those of us who...
the watery deep
New Summer Reads about the Glories of the Open Sea
Not since such literary classics as Moby-Dick, by Herman Melville, or Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe, have fictitious reads about treacherous waters...
Beautiful Books for Bohemians (Or, What to Pack in Your Festival Knapsack)
Maxi dress? Check. Leather sandals? Check. Temporary tribal tattoos? Oh, yeah! Whether you’re going to Firefly in Dover, Lollapalooza in Chicago, or...
Make Your Beach Day Delightful with These Books
Summer is here, and with summer comes the search for the perfect beach read. A beach read is a delicate and complicated combination of characteristics: it...
Get into the American Spirit with 5 Fairbound Works of Summer Fiction
Summer is a splendid time to enjoy America. If you happen to be in Roswell, New Mexico, you can participate in the annual UFO Festival, where the...
The Biggest Books of This Summer
This summer brings a fresh crop of brand-new books, including a creepy thriller by the king of creepy thrillers, the return of an author we’ve...
put it on the list
7 Books That Should Be on Your Required Summer Reading List
Required summer reading: occasionally awesome, but more often than not, a stack of unexciting books that sits around gathering dust until the very last...
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5 Reasons Summer Is the Season of the Book Nerd
School’s out, and a bathing cap is the new balaclava. It’s time to relax on the deck, turn up your Summer Slow Jams ’03 mix, and sit back with a good...
7 Literary Horror Titles To Keep You In Chills All Summer
Summer’s rapidly approaching, but that doesn’t mean beach reads are your only option for staying cool. Why not get your chills along with your...
Beat the Winter Blahs with 5 Books of Sea and Sand
Right about now, as winter’s chill sets in, we could all use a day at the beach. The following five stories whisk us away to sunny vistas and...
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7 Books to Make Summer Last
Fall is just around the corner, and if you’re like me, you’re digging your toes into the last scraps of summer and refusing to take off your...
Jillian and Mariko Tamaki’s Latest, Luminous Graphic Novel
The huge bummer of the graphic novel is that someone labors for ages over their creation and then you sit down with your pint of Chubby Hubby and make...