Staff Picks: Fall 2014 Releases

It’s time for another (long overdue) Staff Picks post, and this one is all about the recent releases. Fall 2014 has been a spectacular season for new books — several big celebrity memoirs, some fantastic nonfiction, and some of the biggest fiction of the year. Here are a few of my favorite fall 2014 releases. […]

Staff Picks: Recent Reads

It’s been quiet on the blog, and much of the radio silence has been because Alex (AP) and I are both currently studying for the NY bar exam, which (oh no!) is at the end of this month. But if you think that finishing my last semester of law school and studying for the bar […]

Staff Picks: Books about Books for Bookish People

Books About Books for Bookish People It’s time to get a little bit meta, and talk about books about books. There is something about characters who share my love of reading, and inside jokes that refer to other books that elevates  a story to a whole other level for me. Here are a few of […]

Staff Picks: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Fiction

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Fiction I have a deep love for narrative nonfiction, the kind of story that seems to leap off the pages in a way that makes you think “hey, this can’t be true.” Except that it is. While part of the appeal is learning about interesting parts of history that seem […]

Staff Picks: Authors to Check Out if You Love John Green

If the whole law school/lawyer thing doesn’t work out, my other dream career is bookstore owner. As any of my close friends can tell you, I am a book pusher extraordinaire. When I love a book, I want the world to know because I just want everyone else to love it too. Luckily my friends […]