Category: Books

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Stephen King to be presented with National Medal of Arts

When Stephen King was announced as the winner of a medal for distinguished contribution to American letters in 2003, the eminent literary critic Harold Bloom said it was “a testimony to [the] idiocy” of the awarding organisation, the National Book…

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The Great Gatsby Is the Most Valuable First Edition

It may be an ideal opportunity to check around in the attic. Stanley Gibbons, the London-based dealer best known for trading stamps and coins, has compiled a list of 35 first editions of twentieth century classics. The most expensive book…

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Tips For The Casual Writer

Are you a writer? Do you want to be? Try to remember these 10 tips when you’re writing and it could change the way you write completely. 1. Tips when getting started   Start small. 300 words a day is…

Adult Coloring Books For The Stressed

Adult Coloring Books For The Stressed

Can you stay within the lines? It may have been difficult so many years ago when you sat down in your Kindergarten class at the plastic tables and chairs to patiently color in whatever fantastical animal was placed in front…

Inspirational Books Have a Pattern

Inspirational Books Have a Pattern

Have you ever noticed that all inspiration books sound the exact same? Because it’s true, they really do! If you crack one open, it’ll most likely say that you’re being a negative person and that you need to start envisioning…

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5 Books To Read Before College

1. Freedom by Jonathan Franzen This story is about a love triangle where everyone met in college. The three decide which has more importance to them, love or friendship. The book challenges readers to question themselves and their priorities.  Our favourite quote?…

Cupcakes and Cashmere Announces Cover of 2nd Book

Cupcakes and Cashmere Announces Cover of 2nd Book

Emily Schuman has done it again! She’s already got one book under her belt, but now she’s releasing a second one. A couple months back, she shared on her blog that she was already in the works of her second…

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Top 5 Anticipated Books for September

    Purity by Jonathan Franzen: Known for his skill at modern day drama and his contempt for Internet things, Franzen, with his most recent novel, widens his scope from the tree-lined homes of the Midwest and the Mainline to…

Children's Books That Everyone Would Enjoy

Children’s Books That Everyone Would Enjoy

Who said that children’s books are only for children? Besides not having as much imaginative detail as an adult novel, many children’s novels have significant amount of value to them that are just as important for all of us to…