Today is acclaimed author Barbara Kingsolver’s 60th birthday. Let’s celebrate by taking a closer look at her most renowned novel.... READ ON
M-O-O-N, that spells The Stand, Stephen King’s post-apocalyptic tome about an America blighted by a population-devastating superflu.... READ ON
In Lithuania, March 16 is Knygnešio diena, or the Day of the Book Smugglers, to commemorate the birthday of Jurgis Bielinis, who created a secret distribution network in order to smuggle banned Lithuanian books into the country.... READ ON
Before he founded the Church of Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard was one of the most prolific writers of the 20th century.... READ ON
Here, via Letters Of Note, are his evaluations.... READ ON
M&M’s stands for “Mars & Murrie’s,” the last names of the candy’s founders.