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It’s National Reading Group Month, as if we need another reason to be excited for October. Even more reason for excitement -  Gabrielle Zevin’s The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry joins the stellar titles on Great Group Reads List from the Women’s National Book Association!

I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.
L. M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables  (via 13thmoon)

2014 Finalists: fiction | Kirkus

The degree of wild-assed behavior was pretty remarkable, just an extraordinary level of mayhem — drunken, sexual, and otherwise.
Will you be able to put down Bill Roorbach’s novel The Remedy for Love? Neal Thompson for Omnivoracious admits he couldn’t put it down, calling it “unexpected, sexy, and intense.”

Will you be able to put down Bill Roorbach’s novel The Remedy for Love? Neal Thompson for Omnivoracious admits he couldn’t put it down, calling it “unexpected, sexy, and intense.”

The October issue of Elle magazine includes a review of Mark Bailey and Edward Hemingway’s Of All the Gin Joints, calling it “[An] entertaining assemblage of boozy anecdotes, quotes, and Tinseltown lore.”Don’t miss all the juicy recipes—and scandals—when Of All the Gin Joints comes out September 30th.

The October issue of Elle magazine includes a review of Mark Bailey and Edward Hemingway’s Of All the Gin Joints, calling it “[An] entertaining assemblage of boozy anecdotes, quotes, and Tinseltown lore.”

Don’t miss all the juicy recipesand scandalswhen Of All the Gin Joints comes out September 30th.

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When asked to describe his book in one sentence, William Alexander said, “Hopeless Francophile goes all-out to learn French, along the way learning about the science of language acquisition, why English alone has no gender, why my computer still can’t translate French for me, and why William the Conqueror is the French student’s best friend.”

Click here for the rest of Bonjour Paris’ interview with the author on his debut, Flirting with French.

Celebrate the launch of iOS8 by downloading free e-books from iBooks, including National Medal of Arts Recipient Julia Alvarez’s How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents.Download your own copy of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents and check out Julia’s room on iBooks for more.

Celebrate the launch of iOS8 by downloading free e-books from iBooks, including National Medal of Arts Recipient Julia Alvarez’s How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents.

Download your own copy of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents and check out Julia’s room on iBooks for more.

"Writing a novel is such an immersion experience—you have to take it with you; it refuses to be left at home."
Lin Enger on how — and where — he wrote The High Divide.

"Writing a novel is such an immersion experience—you have to take it with you; it refuses to be left at home."

Lin Enger on how — and where — he wrote The High Divide.

Imbibe includes Mark Bailey and Earnest Hemingway’s Of All the Gin Joints in a fall books roundup calling it, “pure fun… a perfect bedside reader.”Don’t miss all the juicy recipes—and scandals—when Of All the Gin Joints comes out September 30th.

Imbibe includes Mark Bailey and Earnest Hemingway’s Of All the Gin Joints in a fall books roundup calling it, “pure fun… a perfect bedside reader.”

Don’t miss all the juicy recipesand scandalswhen Of All the Gin Joints comes out September 30th.