Greenlights Review

Have you ever tried to wrestle a goat while blindfolded? We haven’t either but we imagine it would be surreal, confusing, fun, and funny. It’s also one of the only ways we can think to describe Matthew McConaughey’s new memoir Greenlights. Where do we even start? From his memories of …

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Why Nicholas Sparks is Loved

It’s almost time for Covid Valentine’s day, and we’re here for you and your evening of quarantined romance. Will you be hanging out with your partner of forever pretending your predictable night in isn’t leaving you on the brink of madness? Planning a virtual rendezvous courtesy of a dating app …

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For the Lovers of Theater

Broadway Theater

You’ve heard of books turned into movies, but have you seen the books turned into Broadway shows? Some of the best Broadway musicals (keep reading to see which ones) have pulled their inspiration and story line from books. It’s true, authors are true geniuses.  Hamilton: The Revolution  If you haven’t …

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Escape Reality with Science Fiction

Science Fiction

2021 so far hasn’t proved to be much different than 2020, and it has everyone wanting to escape reality. Or hopefully it isn’t just us wanting that. Science fiction books live in an alternate world. Aliens, vampires, werewolves, insane love stories and so much more can live in these worlds. …

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Presidents of the United States Write

Presidents

Friends, countrymen, ‘Mericans, lend me your ears (see what we did there?! Because this is for audiobooks?! Nah, you don’t get it). Anyway. What does one do after they have championed the helm of the free world for a spell? Take a well-deserved break? We know after we run a …

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Achieving Your Goals: Yes, You CAN do it!

Achieving Goals

This past year has been tough, and you might be looking for ways to make some positive changes in your life. Maybe you’ve tried to set new goals before… but you failed. Why is this so difficult? You work hard, but don’t feel you’re getting anywhere.  You feel somewhat adrift …

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Top Five Books of 2020

2020 is a year that more books were read (and hopefully written) than ever before. With quarantines happening nationwide, we all had more time spent at home. Some spent it making bread and others spent it reading. With all of the great reads of 2020, here are the best.  A …

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Children’s Books for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is more than just a time for gathering around a table and eating a really good meal. It’s the perfect opportunity to teach your children more about family and how to be thankful. The children’s books below are a great way to introduce these conversations with your kids. From …

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Romance Books to Curl Up by the Fire With

Books by the Fire

The temperatures are dropping, and the leaves are changing colors. The opportunities to sit outside by a fire are rising. There is nothing quite better than curling up by the warm fire with a good book. The best romance books for you to enjoy this fall are listed below.  The …

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Your Guide to Spooky: Why We Love Stephen King

Stephen King

To say people love Stephen King is a true understatement. Let’s look at the numbers.  He has published 61 novels. He has written approximately 200 short stories. His books have sold over 350 MILLION copies. Not to mention numerous literary awards and highly successful movies based on his books. With this …

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Find Captivating Story Telling in Coming of Age Books

Books Stacked

Some of the best-selling books right now fall into the category of ‘Coming of Age’.  But what exactly does that term mean?  And who reads these books? The term coming of age generally describes the transition between childhood and adulthood. Virtually all cultures and societies have a specific idea of what that means, …

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Twilight Fans.. Meet Midnight Sun.

Midnight Sun

If you have devoured every word of Twilight, the immensely popular vampire series by Stephenie Meyer, then get ready to dive back into the love story of Bella and Edward… but this time, you’ll be hearing from the vampire’s point of view.  In this long anticipated follow up, Midnight Sun is told …

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The Real Cost of Audiobooks

Recording Audiobooks

Are Audiobooks Expensive? That’s not an easy question to answer, since it’s so subjective. Many book lovers find the audio version is more convenient, accessible, and engaging. You can listen in the car, at the gym, while you cook dinner, or while you take a walk. Others prefer the printed …

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Join the Club.. A Book Club!

Book Club

You love books! And so do lots of other people. So why not get together? Book clubs have never been as popular as they are right now… and here are just a few reasons why. Get Social with Like-minded People Sharing your thoughts on a book you are reading can …

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A Gripping Guidebook for Troubled Times: Talking to Strangers

Talking to Strangers

Just Who is Malcolm Gladwell? As the host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the number-one New York Times best seller Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell has now reinvented the audiobook in his immersive production of Talking to Strangers, a powerful examination of our interactions with people we don’t know. He has written five New York Times …

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