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Twitterature: 14 Connected Authors Worth Your Follow

Twitter Authors 1. Anthony Bourdain On Travel Channel’s No Reservations, Anthony Bourdain is brash, opinionated, foul-mouthed and memorable. On Twitter, as @Bourdain, his personality is prominent — much like in his memoir, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly, which is being reissued in October.Bourdain’s frequent tweets shed insight into his daily life and adventures […]

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Missing Church, Not Religion: Why I Read Marilynne Robinson

Returning to the incredible sensory memories of church — and the feel of religion without evangelism. Picador Picador Farrar, Straus and Giroux   “He spoke with a tenderness he wasn’t even aware of anymore, that you could read if you knew how, like reading the bottom of a river from its pools and flows .. […]

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22 Strong Female Characters In Literature We All Wanted To Be

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” ―Nora Ephron We recently asked our editors “Who was the first strong female character in literature you related to?” 1. Lizzie Bennett, Pride & Prejudice BBC Films Penguin Books   I feel like there is no one who understands me like Lizzie Bennett. She […]

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34 Of The Most Magical Sentences In The “Harry Potter” Books

“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.” I asked Twitter for their favourite quotes from the Harry Potter books. Here are some of the best responses… View this image › Daniel Dalton / BuzzFeed / Warner Bros. Suggested by @blairbd “Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four Privet Drive, were […]

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