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Novels read again

There's a feature in today's Observer in which various writers tell about books they re-read. I hardly ever read a novel more than once. Who's got time? I'm too painfully aware of how much I want to read that I...
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‘Percy Jackson’ Author Rick Riordan on His New Book ‘The Red Pyramid’: Does the Cover Tell the Whole Story?

Entertainment : Speakeasy - (5 years ago)

Rick Riordan's coming novel "The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid," is a rare thing in fantasy fiction: it features an African American boy, and a multiracial girl, as its main protagonists. But readers might have a hard t... Read Post

These Are the Novels Oprah's Book Club Made Famous

Entertainment : BuzzSugar (6 hours ago)

There is so much that Oprah has brought us. Warm wisdom, a signature pose, a TV legacy... but for readers, she really brought us a great gift when she started doing Oprah's Book Club. From 1996 to 2011, Oprah recommended almost 70 b... Read Post

What Does It Mean to Live in a City? (WSJ Book Club)

Entertainment : Speakeasy - (16 hours ago)

The WSJ Book Club is reading Jessica Hagedorn’s violent and surreal novel of the Philippines, “Dogeaters,” from 1990. The book was chosen by our host, Marlon James, author of the critically acclaimed epic, “A Brief History of Seven ... Read Post

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