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We’re revisiting some of our favorite posts of 2020 this holiday week! Grab a cup of cocoa and look back on some fun bookish goodness with us as we head toward the new year. Hey uh, Viv? It’s me, your coffee table. I know that you’re accustomed to me as more of a showpiece than
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Between parent company Disney and its subsidiaries, including Lucasfilm and Marvel, approximately 80,000 announcements issued forth from the Investor Day meeting on December 11. Several of them, at least several of the ones I actually paid attention to, involved Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Ten Rings, the company’s first film focusing on a Chinese hero and
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo for $3.99 Difficult Women by Roxane Gay for $2.99 Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang for $2.99 Remembrance by Rita Woods for $2.99 The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel by Jasper Fforde for $1.99 Lakewood
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I don’t have to tell you that the holidays look different this year. You know. We’re all making adjustments to how we would normally celebrate the winter holidays, and it might not feel as cheerful as it normally would. I wasn’t really feeling the holiday spirit until my dearest childhood friend sent me a video
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First published in 2002, Eragon is the first in Christopher Paolini’s beloved fantasy series The Inheritance Cycle. It’s such a fun and epic fantasy romp following the story of young hero Eragon and his dragon friend Saphira, who encounter elves, witches, and warriors as they are drawn into a war that will change the world.
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang for $2.99 Remembrance by Rita Woods for $2.99 The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel by Jasper Fforde for $1.99 Lakewood by Megan Giddings for $1.99 The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle for
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel by Jasper Fforde for $1.99 Lakewood by Megan Giddings for $1.99 The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle for $3.99 We the Animals by Justin Torres for $1.20 The Hate U Give by
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At this point, we’re all just so excited for 2020 to be over and done with. It does seem like with this excitement comes everyone getting their reading goals for 2021 ready earlier and planning their yearly goals accordingly. 2021 reading lists and challenges are coming out every day, with most aiming to help readers
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When I travel, my souvenirs of choice are not mugs or hats, not socks or pens. No, when I’m exploring far from home, the souvenirs I bring back are books. I buy one (or two or maybe even three and, yes, sometimes four) in every city I visit. This touristy habit started three years ago,
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Until I was doing it for my real-life grown-up job, I never put much thought to the art behind typesetting. Newspapers, magazines, books—I thought they all just came that way. But there are so many decisions to be made about the best fonts for books, from the typeface itself to the type size, the space
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I’ve had a lot of time to think lately. Like many of you, I’m not a huge fan of too much mental downtime, though I would love if my brain would let me spend a little more time sleeping. I’m surviving, though, in part by deep diving into old manga, in part by changing careers (somepony just
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It’s been a while since I last recommended movies for YA readers to enjoy, and I’ve seen quite a few more since then. Some of these are based on books, while others just feel right for fans of young adult novels. Some are movies while others are limited series. They are all about teenagers, obvs,
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals We the Animals by Justin Torres for $1.20 The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas for $2.99 All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson for $2.99 Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey for $2.99 The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta
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