#ThingsOnlyWomenWritersHear Documents Heartbreaking Sexism In Creative Fields

July 19th, 2017 Books

These are hard to read.

What If Summer Came To Westeros?

July 18th, 2017 Books

Cross-posted from TomDispatch.com If you’re looking for fairy tales that are on the grim (not Grimm) side, things that once

A Fairy Tale From 2050

July 18th, 2017 Books

Donald Trump and the triumph of anti-politics.

Becoming Jane: How Austen Transformed Into A Chick Lit Icon

July 18th, 2017 Books

200 years after her untimely death, this is what we think of when we think of Jane Austen.

Best Practices For Authors Who Want Their Book In Bookstores

July 18th, 2017 Books

One of the most thrilling experiences an author can have is walking into a bookstore and finding their book on the shelves

A Modern Edward Gibbon

July 17th, 2017 Books

Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com I was 12. It was 1956. I lived in New York City and was a youthful history buff. (I should

Joe Biden Tells Oprah What His Mother Taught Him About Tragedy And Hope

July 17th, 2017 Books

“She said, ‘Out of everything horrible, something good will come if you look hard enough for it.'”

Building Evolutionary Architectures

July 15th, 2017 Books

The software development ecosystem is constantly changing, providing a constant stream of new tools, frameworks, techniques, and paradigms. Over the past few years, incremental developments in core engineering practices for software development have created the foundations for rethinking how architecture changes over time, along with ways to protect important architectural characteristics as it evolves. This practical guide ties those parts together with a new way to think about architecture and time.

12 Novels That Take You To Faraway Lands

July 14th, 2017 Books

The Destroyers by Christopher Bollen “At once gritty, sandy, and silky—good reading for the beach or a yacht, too.” When

That Time Agatha Christie Boldly Requested More Flattering Author Photos

July 14th, 2017 Books

The Queen of Crime made her wishes very clear: less wrinkles, less pink.

JupyterCon Program Announced

July 13th, 2017 Books

5 Ways To Find Diverse Books Your Kids Will Love This Summer

July 12th, 2017 Books

Children’s literature has a diversity problem. But your child’s reading habits don’t have to.

Oprah And Mindy Kaling Are Magical In First Look At Disney’s ‘Wrinkle In Time’

July 12th, 2017 Books

Warning: These photos will make you wildly impatient for the film’s distant release.

Sci-Fi Queen Octavia Butler Was Her Own Greatest Cheerleader

July 12th, 2017 Books

“My books will be read by millions of people!” she wrote in a journal entry.

The Moment A ‘Harry Potter’ Fan Realizes He’s Actually Reading Erotic Fanfic

July 11th, 2017 Books

“A handy guide to recognizing fanfic: Lots of sex = probably fanfic.”

A Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Set In Sudan Is Reportedly Coming To HBO

July 10th, 2017 Books

Nnedi Okorafor says her novel has been optioned, and George R.R. Martin is attached as an executive producer.

These Are The Resistance Novels We Should Be Reading (And Writing)

July 10th, 2017 Books

Bill Clinton has teamed up with James Patterson to write a novel called The President is Missing, and it won’t be out until

When Power Corrupts, Poetry Cleanses

July 8th, 2017 Books

As we recently marked President John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday, we must remember the late president’s vision for our nation

The Resistance Bookshelf

July 7th, 2017 Books

If you’re part of the Trump resistance, here are four books you should add to your summer reading list. Strangers in Their

10 Nonfiction Books That Take You To Faraway Lands

July 7th, 2017 Books

Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans by James Stavridis “A highly readable, instructive look at the