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5 Essential Back-to-School YA Reads
If you’re like me and you’re still peeling your thighs off of subway seats and envy-hearting celebrity Instagram posts from their month-long trip to Mykonos, it could seem hard to believe that fall is right around the corner. But it’s true! It’s almost time for over-sized flannels, trying to plan an apple picking trip with 10 ...
To Be Honest,
A Little Something Different,
back to school
5 Truths About Working in Publishing That May Surprise You
On July 1st, an icon designer named Louie Mantia tweeted out a question: "What‘s something that seems obvious within your profession, but the general public seems to misunderstand?"TWITTER. BLEW. UP.Initially, I wished this thread was around 5-10 years ago during my food service days so I could say: Hey! Did you know that when we close at ...
behind the scenes,
6 LGBTQIA+ Reads to Add to Your 2018 TBR
It’s June Swooners (Juners?) and you know what that means…HAPPY PRIDE!!!In honor of this glorious month, here are four LGTBQIA+ books we can’t wait for (and two that have already come out!) that have a little something for everyone. There will be thrills, there will be chills, there will smooches, there will be epic missions into ...
March Madness, Bookish Style
Happy March Madness, Swooners! Unfortunately for me, my Alma
Mater was never known to be very good at basketball. There were no tailgates,
or screaming fans, or buzzer beater wins that students talked about for years
after. But that’s ok! In my adult life, my sports teams have never let me down!
JK. I’m a Mets/Jets fan ...
Have a Very Bookish Galentine's Day!
Leslie Knope and I have a few
things in common; we both have a strong affinity for waffles and justice, are
married to men who love Star Wars, and possess the unrelenting desire to make
our lady friends feel like fierce Beyoncé warriors 100% of the time.
Thankfully, Ms. Knope decided that
there should be a holiday to celebrate these ...