The Cover Wars

Where we kick butt by judging books based on their covers and back copy. It’s great. Join in! Evie is living on borrowed time. She was diagnosed with terminal cancer several months ago and told that by now she’d be dead. Evie is grateful for every extra day she gets, …

Books: Art or Commodities

Let me preface this article with Ursuka Le Guin’s powerful speech when she accepted the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters at the 65th National Book Awards on November 19, 2014. Transcript: “I think hard times are coming when we will be wanting the voices of writers …

The Cover Wars

In consideration of covers and their back copy. Join in! It’s not easy being an undercover restaurant critic—especially when you’re only twelve years old! After successfully completing her first restaurant review for the New York Standard newspaper, Gladys Gatsby is looking forward to a quiet summer of cooking and eating. …