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Joven y Brillante J&B Novela Corta 1993

Joven y Brillante J&B Novela Corta 1993

La Reina del Sur / Arturo Pérez-Reverte

La Reina del Sur = The Queen of the South by Perez-Reverte, Arturo

Nueva gramática básica de la lengua española / Real Academia Española, Asociación de Academias de la Lengua Española

Nueva gramática básica de la lengua española / Real Academia Española, Asociación de Academias de la Lengua Española

chroniclebooks: “ Books are the best. They take you to faraway places, and make you feel more at home in the world. They introduce you to new things, and deepen connections with the things you love. But not everyone has the opportunity to own new...

chroniclebooks: “ Books are the best. They take you to faraway places, and make you feel more at home in the world. They introduce you to new things, and deepen connections with the things you love. But not everyone has the opportunity to own new.

David Sax asserts that analog isn’t going anywhere, but is, in fact, experiencing a bracing revival. And it’s not just a case of nostalgia.

‘The Revenge of Analog’: See It. Feel It. Touch It. (Don’t Click)

‘The Revenge of Analog’: See It. (Don’t Click) - David Sax asserts that analog isn’t going anywhere, but is, in fact, experiencing a bracing revival.

Why did none of my teachers tell me this??

They actually both come from Latin: i. stands for id est and means roughly "that is"; stands for exempli gratia, which means “for example”. But this graphic's explanation is a bit easier to remember than the Latin definitions.

Monica Hesse’s new book, about a string of fires in Virginia, has all the elements of a lively crime procedural.

An Arsonist and His Femme Fatale Fiancée in ‘American Fire’

Monica Hesse’s new book, about a string of fires in Virginia, has all the elements of a lively crime procedural.

For Author Lauren Redniss No Such Thing as Bad Weather

For the Author Lauren Redniss, No Such Thing as Bad Weather

The author of the new book “Thunder & Lightning” traveled to far-flung places to research the beauty, wonder and science of weather.

Book by Susan Cain about introverts and how they are not valued by our society.  Extrovert personality is preferred.  Really interested in reading this. but broke so I''ll wait for paperback or go to library.  Been a lot of press about it, and some interesting articles written on topic in The Guardian.

Susan Cain: 'Society has a cultural bias towards extroverts'

For all my introverted friends (and I'm right in between extrovert-introvert anyway, so good for me too :))

Review: In ‘The Adventurist,’ an Executive’s Search for Meaning and Small Raptures - NYTimes.com

A debut novel about a Midwestern transplant to the South carries an echo of Walker Percy and the author’s own brand of existential despair.

Listening to Grasshoppers - B [Paperback] ARUNDHATI ROY]

Listening to Grasshoppers - B [Paperback] ARUNDHATI ROY]

Penguin Brand, Grasshoppers, Penguins, Politics

Elena Ferrante, popular Italian author whose identity has never been revealed | Ms. Ferrante has always said she wants readers to focus on her work, not on her. “I didn’t choose anonymity. The books are signed,” she wrote. “Instead, I chose absence. More than 20 years ago, I felt the burden of exposing myself in public, I wanted to detach myself from the finished story; I wanted the books to assert themselves without my patronage.”

Elena Ferrante, Author of Naples Novels, Stays Mysterious

Elena Ferrante, the popular Italian author whose identity has never been revealed, talks about her Naples novels, her reasons for anonymity, the intensity of motherhood and what women need to watch out for.

Hermione Lee’s biography “Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life” paints Fitzgerald, who died in 2000, as a complicated human being who battled through difficult times to begin her career as an author when she was in her late 50s.

‘Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life,’ a Biography by Hermione Lee

Hermione Lee’s biography “Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life” paints Fitzgerald, who died in as a complicated human being who battled through difficult times to begin her career as an author when she was in her late

Henry Rollins and Danzig want you to read. i can't explain how awesome this is!

Henry Rollins // Glenn Danzig - Shut up and read. // Go read a book. Now.

Review: In ‘I Must Be Living Twice’ and ‘Chelsea Girls,’ Eileen Myles Ruminates

Myles talks about sexuality and more in a new book of poetry and in a reissue of her autobiographical coming-of-age novel.