April’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

April 30, 2010 • No Comments 1. Adaptations. I understand the general stigma of film adaptations of great books; I know I’ve certainly grumbled about my fair share of poorly executed films. But think about THIS: what a great compliment to…


March 31, 2010

March’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

3 Comments March 31, 2010 • 3 Comments I was inspired this month by all the great books with “March” in the title: Middlemarch, The Ides of March, The March… There’s a wealth of month-centric literature out there, just waiting to be discovered!…


February 26, 2010

February’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

2 Comments February 26, 2010 • 2 Comments Ah, another month has come and gone, which means it’s time for March and Spring. So rejoice, Booklovers, unless you were born in a leap year, in which case I’m really sorry the world is…


January 29, 2010

January’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

4 Comments January 29, 2010 • 4 Comments This January I discovered 8 new reasons to fall in love with books, all over again. 1. Cooked Books. I have read books about famous cooks. I have referenced books while cooking. I saw Julie…


December 30, 2009

December’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

No Comments December 30, 2009 • No Comments I saw these Algonquin gems at a bookstore in Belize on my honeymoon! Our offices close at 3 today and I’m looking forward to a jump-start on the New Year! We’ll see all of you…


November 30, 2009

November’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

No Comments November 30, 2009 • No Comments A genius way to stash your books. Hear from the designer behind the new Penguin Classics beauties. Where Books Come to Life. The Best Book Covers of 2009 (we made the list with Wicked Plants…


October 30, 2009

October’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

3 Comments October 30, 2009 • 3 Comments She's enjoying our Water for Elephants! Every day, I wake up, go to work, and then I get to help make books. That’s a beautiful thing. And no matter how many years I’ve been doing…