For Francophiles, this book is as irresistible as an open bottle of Dom Pérignon. Jordan Phillips’s Inspired by... Read More
She Writes Press: Raising Indie Standards
There are more opportunities for indie writers, yet more freedom to publish, without the help of a traditional publisher, does not mean all authors begin from a level playing field. Brooke Warner knows that is the case especially for women writers.
Why No Netflix for Books?
Because Binge-Readers Think Differently
Honestly, the reason that programs like Oyster and Scribd are failing isn't because the masses have suddenly turned their eye to their screens rather than the page. It's that books are a harder product to sell en masse than TV shows and movies.
5 Books to End Summer on a Literary Note
If, in the midst of summer travels, you neglected to pack the freshest literary releases, we’ve got a tidy solution. Here, you’ll find a quick rundown of a few summer titles that are very worthy of your immediate attention.
With Porcupine's Quill
A Porcupine’s Quill volume is an experience, with paper that invites touch and images in vibrant colors. You’ll want to turn these books in your hands again and again. We talked to founder Tim Inkster about why that presentation is so important.
Well Versed in Summer's Poetry
Whether they’re ridiculing convention or finding meaning in addiction, straining purpose from long days or alleviating emotional tension, the poetry collections featured in our Summer Issue give careful readers much to consider.
America's Last Wild Place: A Love Letter
It’s been 100 years since the creation of the National Park Service, and one of the United States’ most iconic parks is Yellowstone. If Yellowstone National Park had a voice, it would be that of Michael J. Yochim.
6 Books on Fighting Climate Change
Though climate change is a real concern, some choose to ignore the evidence and scientific consensus. But these six books featured in our Summer 2016 issue show that it is a very clear and present danger.
Navigating by Book
A Conversation with Europa Editions
This daring publisher’s catalog includes titles that illuminate the spaces between communities, addressing the unspoken needs, hidden desires, and whispered fears that bind us, no matter what borders we live between.
This warm, intelligent, and imaginative book is about what’s really important for a happy, well-rounded life. In... Read More
Gabriel’s Daughters is a lovely and optimistic story about the uncrushable nature of women’s spirituality. Janet... Read More
From the Portuguese “black earth,” terra preta refers to a rich soil composed of humus (decomposed organic... Read More
San Diego journalist Tershia d’Elgin became keenly aware of her family’s water footprint on her father Bill’s... Read More
Peter Neill is a novelist, a maritime nonfiction writer, and the founder/director of the World Ocean Observatory, and... Read More
For a keen birdwatcher like Lynn E. Barber, birds are a way into learning about current conservation challenges. Her... Read More
In 1947, naturalist Edwin Way Teale and his wife traveled the East Coast from Florida to the Canadian border. Their... Read More