Nicole and Gayle make a bunch of promises they probably won’t keep when they share their 2017 Summer Reading Lists.
The Gold Rush cocktail is a variant of the whiskey sour, and one of our preferred cocktails for imbibing and reading.
Gayle and Nicole discuss their conception and notion of summer books and what constitutes summer reading. They also discuss some upcoming books that they are looking forward to reading in May.
After debating the types of books that get under their skin, Gayle and Nicole discuss the most disturbing books they have ever read.
If there’s one word in the literary cannon that induces more groans than not it’s POETRY. It’s easy to understand why—most people’s exposure to poetry extends no further than junior high,
“When I die, Dublin will be written in my heart.” –James Joyce
Dublin may have written itself on James Joyce’s heart,
Irish soda bread: all the deliciousness of home-baked bread with no need for yeast or kneading. A little bit sweet,
Dead Letters by Caite Dolan-Leach (Random House)
A missing woman leads her twin sister on a twisted scavenger hunt in this clever debut novel of suspense for readers of Luckiest Girl Alive and Reconstructing Amelia.
Hosting Book Club this week? Want to WOW your guests with something other than that batch of Skinny Girl Margs that tastes like sweaty pool water?
Gayle and Nicole discuss their reading resolutions, psychological thrillers as the equivalents of one night stands, and the books they are most looking forward to reading in the first few months of 2017.
Here we feature an imagined music playlist inspired by a character from a work of fiction. Each month, a different work will be chosen based on topicality,
The end of the year is always an exciting time because we get all the year-end best-of reading lists.