Sara Baume’s second novel follows a 25-year-old Irishwoman (one who cries all day) down the rabbit hole of elegiac distress.
I used a calculator to find out what day I have in this new life of me. Day 975, 2 years and 8 months and 1 day ago I finished this book ‘Kicking the drink easily’ by Jason Vale and … Continue reading ?
It’s rare that I find a good book these days. There’s just so many out there. I don’t even really The post Lexicon Review: A Smart and Suspenseful Read appeared first on Rogues Portal.
The final page of Marvel's big Free Comic Book Day release arrived online, spoiling a major Secret Empire development. The post Marvel’s Secret Empire FCBD Shocker Leaks appeared first on CBR.
In her forthcoming book Riding with the Ghost, Erin Osmon traces the curious path taken by Jason Molina, from his childhood outside Cleveland through his harrowing final days in and out of rehab for alcohol abuse. The beloved singer-songwriter’s...Show More Summary
The annual event takes place Saturday, May 6 at comic shops around the world The post A Valerian Comic is Headed to Free Comic Book Day appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
It’s been 16 long years since Neil Gaiman wrote American Gods, a tale of the clash between the beliefs of the old world and the obsessions new. Near the end of a very long press day for Starz’s TV adaptation of the book, Gaiman said that, as much as the cast and crew couldn’t wait for everyone to see the show, at… Read more...
In the black community, “the talk” with your children isn’t just that of the birds and the bees ? it’s the one where you explain to them how their skin tone may one day make them a police target. It’s a conversation so difficult that...Show More Summary
Despite the gloomy weather, thousands came out to Central Park for Saturday's Science March, each attendee carrying a sign more nerdy than the last. Expect another large turn-out on May Day, with a host of citywide actions scheduled around May 1st to celebrate the historic workers holiday. Show More Summary
Ahead of the debut of Luc Besson's "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets," this free issue previews one of the comics that inspired the film. The post Exclusive First Look at Valerian Free Comic Book Day Issue appeared first on CBR.
Which, if any, raise any TM or copyright concerns? matchboxes with book covers "phone app sticky notes" Scented erasers with possibly recognizable trade dresses http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss
I remember the day I realized I didn’t want my body to be the topic of conversation anymore. I was running a giveaway on my old blog, PastaQueen, for an IGIGI gift card. As part of the giveaway I’d gotten some dresses and was required to post photos of myself wearing them. Show More Summary
Author of a new book on Trump's rise says we face "something so dark, so real, so evil" with no clear precedent. Next week we will mark the 100th day that Donald Trump has been president of the United States. Tens of millions of Americans are still in a state of shock. Show More Summary
Victor Rios, a sociology professor at UC Santa Barbara, believes that positive change in the criminal justice system is possible only when authority figures stop placing labels on youth from underprivileged neighborhoods and show more empathy. “We shouldn’t label them as being ‘at risk,’ we should...
Today is World Book Day, or what is officially known as World Book and Copyright Day, started in 1995 by UNESCO. Although there doesn't appear too much in the way of celebrating this day – unlike, understandably so, yesterday's Earth...Show More Summary
Thousands of science nerds in Chicago emerge to yell and scream about books and learning.
Reunited, if only for the day.
The first 100 days of Trump: Tomi loses her show, Milo's book is cancelled, O’Reilly is off the air and Alex Jones apologizes for Pizzagate. — T. Becket Adams (@BecketAdams) April 19, 2017 Also, the IRS stripped Richard Spencer's non-profit of its tax-exempt status. — T. Becket Adams (@BecketAdams) April 19, 2017 So it’s not […]
Piles of rubbish and broken-down cars are being removed from the rundown streets of Conakry, and disgruntled hawkers on the main avenues have been told to close their stalls and move on. "We've been working night and day," says truck driver Mamadouba Soumah, who was requisitioned for the cleanup. Show More Summary
With the much-awaited release of Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” only four days away, much has been said in the past 24 hours about who the story, in both its book and TV show form, is for. In Saturday’s New York Times review, executive...Show More Summary