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<em>Mommie Dearest </em>Author Christina Crawford Opens Up About Her Past and How She’s Moving Forward

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Mommie Dearest Author Christina Crawford Opens Up About Her Past and How She’s Moving Forward

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of her groundbreaking book, Crawford talks about abuse, what she hopes readers take away from her story, and new projects on which she’s focused.

by Early Bird Books Staff

17 Literary Costumes That'll Be a Hit With All Your Bookish Friends

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17 Literary Costumes That'll Be a Hit With All Your Bookish Friends

Dress to impress, and you'll be the talk of your Halloween party.

by Olivia Mason

9 Book Club Books and Wines to Go With Them

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9 Book Club Books and Wines to Go With Them

Because no reading discussion is complete without a glass (or three) of vino.

by Olivia Mason

<em>The Durrells in Corfu</em>, from Page to Screen

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The Durrells in Corfu, from Page to Screen

Discover the books behind the hit show on PBS Masterpiece.

by Renata Sweeney

[CLOSED] Win a Bundle of Riveting Reads for Fall!

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[CLOSED] Win a Bundle of Riveting Reads for Fall!

One lucky winner will take home four books—including Kate Morton's upcoming novel!

by Early Bird Books Staff

First Read: <em>Fear of Flying</em>, by Erica Jong

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First Read: Fear of Flying, by Erica Jong

Jong's ferocious take on female sexuality, independence, and infidelity is still striking to new readers, 45 years after it was first published.

by Carolyn Cox

The Works of H.G. Wells and His Role in Shaping Science Fiction

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The Works of H.G. Wells and His Role in Shaping Science Fiction

The legendary author's sci-fi works were political and realistic, sometimes prescient—and always entertaining.

by Stephen Lovely

How <em>Game of Thrones</em> Became the TV Juggernaut It Is Today

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How Game of Thrones Became the TV Juggernaut It Is Today

Take a crash course in the page-to-screen history of George R.R. Martin's hit series. 

by Stephen Lovely

Lily James Delights in the Trailer for Netflix’s <em>The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society</em>

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Lily James Delights in the Trailer for Netflix’s The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The adaptation of the bestselling novel will be released on August 10th.

by Allison Wild

Michael Crichton: The Creative Genius Behind <em>Westworld</em>

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10 Delightful Barbara Pym Books

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10 Delightful Barbara Pym Books

Often compared to Jane Austen, the 20th century English novelist challenged societal norms with witty social comedies.

by Shannon Raphael

Bishop Michael B. Curry Inspires at the Royal Wedding and in His Book

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Bishop Michael B. Curry Inspires at the Royal Wedding and in His Book

The North Carolina-based bishop and book author left a lasting impression after he gave the sermon at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Windsor wedding on May 19. 

by Sarah Mangiola

15 Problems Unique to Book Lovers

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15 Problems Unique to Book Lovers

Being a bibliophile comes with its own set of issues.

by Olivia Mason

<em>The Perfect Mother</em> Author Aimee Molloy on Blending Genres, Motherhood and Kerry Washington

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The Perfect Mother Author Aimee Molloy on Blending Genres, Motherhood and Kerry Washington

BookTrib and Aimee Molloy discuss the psychological thrills, feminist message, and upcoming adaptation of her hit novel.

by BookTrib

The Power Is In YOUR Hands!

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The Power Is In YOUR Hands!

Rank the titles below by voting on your favorites and on Saturday, May 5th, look for the Reader’s Choice sale featuring the winning reads at great discounts!

by Early Bird Books

How Edward Gorey Helped Revolutionize the Publishing Industry

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How Edward Gorey Helped Revolutionize the Publishing Industry

As a cover designer for Doubleday Anchor, the famed illustrator played a part in the roll-out of the "trade paperback."

by Olivia Mason

Journalist Stefan Fatsis Dives Into the World of Competitive Scrabble

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Journalist Stefan Fatsis Dives Into the World of Competitive Scrabble

The author of Word Freak recaps the time he faced off against the number one player in North America. 

by Stefan Fatsis

Gloria Steinem's Favorite Books, in Her Own Words

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Gloria Steinem's Favorite Books, in Her Own Words

The legendary feminist and activist reveals the books that have influenced her life and outlook.

by Early Bird Books Staff

When Books Aren’t Enough: How a Teacher Tries to Make Sense of School Shootings

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When Books Aren’t Enough: How a Teacher Tries to Make Sense of School Shootings

In the wake of the Parkland shooting, a creative writing instructor reflects on the very real fear that bullets have replaced books.

by BookTrib

Modesty Blaise: Clever, Cunning, Daring, and Kick-Ass

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Modesty Blaise: Clever, Cunning, Daring, and Kick-Ass

A globe-trotting spy and nobody's "girl," the 1960s heroine is still the epitome of cool.

by BookTrib

11 Quotes About Writing to Inspire You During NaNoWriMo

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11 Quotes About Writing to Inspire You During NaNoWriMo

Writing is hard—these authors are here to help.

by Sarah Mangiola

Biloxi Blues: School District in Mississippi Bans <em>To Kill a Mockingbird</em>

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Biloxi Blues: School District in Mississippi Bans To Kill a Mockingbird

In light of the recent ban on Harper Lee's classic, one writer reflects on the history of racism and "To Kill a Mockingbird" in the South.

by BookTrib

Authors Speak Out for National Bullying Prevention Month

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Authors Speak Out for National Bullying Prevention Month

Dean Koontz, Peter Lerangis, and more discuss the power of words and how we need to change the conversation.

by Early Bird Books Staff

A Bunny's Tale: Gloria Steinem's Shocking Exposé That Challenged Hugh Hefner's Playboy Empire

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A Bunny's Tale: Gloria Steinem's Shocking Exposé That Challenged Hugh Hefner's Playboy Empire

In “Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions” the journalist shares lessons from her brief stint as a Playboy bunny.

by Abbey White

Words of Wisdom from Judy Blume: 10 Favorite Quotes

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Words of Wisdom from Judy Blume: 10 Favorite Quotes

Inspiration from the woman who taught us about relationships, growing up, and independence.

by BookTrib

How Collective Readership Takes Us Deeper

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How Collective Readership Takes Us Deeper

"The more I discuss a novel with another person, the better I understand it," says one reader.

by BookTrib

Have iPhone, Will Cook: How Digital Cookbooks Are Finally Breaking Through

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Have iPhone, Will Cook: How Digital Cookbooks Are Finally Breaking Through

The appeal of e-cookbooks, plus recommendations to get you started!

by Matt Berical, TASTE

The Best Librarians in Pop Culture

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The Best Librarians in Pop Culture

The coolest, the nerdiest—the all-around best.

by Bookstr

10 Times You and Ramona Quimby Were Totally the Same Person

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10 Times You and Ramona Quimby Were Totally the Same Person

Because 100 would have been overboard, right?

by DeAnna Janes

An Introduction to Upton Sinclair’s Lanny Budd Series

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An Introduction to Upton Sinclair’s Lanny Budd Series

The most popular historical fiction series you haven't heard of

by Lauren Coodley

Top 10 Portrayals of Authors in Movies

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Top 10 Portrayals of Authors in Movies

The Best Performances of Great Authors

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8 Gifts for Book Lovers

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8 Gifts for Book Lovers

Deck the shelves with lots of books.

by Daniel O'Connor

Piers Paul Read: Why I Wrote <em>Alive</em>

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Piers Paul Read: Why I Wrote Alive

How novelist Piers Paul Read came to write the blockbuster nonfiction sensation.

by Piers Paul Read

Which Cozy Mystery Detective Are You?

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Which Cozy Mystery Detective Are You?

Take our quiz to find out which fictional sleuth you most resemble.

by Sarah Janet

Literary Matchmaking: How <em>The Bookseller</em> Met <em>Ship of Fools</em>

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Literary Matchmaking: How The Bookseller Met Ship of Fools

Author Cynthia Swanson discusses her novel's literary influences.

by Cynthia Swanson

The Donald Trump Biography That Spawned a $5 Billion Lawsuit

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The Donald Trump Biography That Spawned a $5 Billion Lawsuit

Before "Fire and Fury," there was "TrumpNation."

by Rachel Krupitsky

12 ‘Better Book Titles’ That Are Totally Accurate

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12 ‘Better Book Titles’ That Are Totally Accurate

These titles say what we’re all really thinking ...

by Jessica Ferri

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