LitStack Rec: Cutting Teeth & The Dead Lands

Cutting Teeth, by Julia Fierro For those who have young children, there’s a lovely innocence to summer—its sprinklers and days at the beach, its long days and late evenings. Julia Fierro’s debut novel, Cutting Teeth, captures that sense of fleeting summer pleasure, as well as the pleasures and the challenges …

Celebrities Who Are Book Nerds

In the past, we’ve shown you LitStackers a brief glimpse of some of classic Hollywood’s most eager bookish celebrities. Now, here’s a …

The Heartache We Take As Normal

There is a baby in my home. Evidence of his existence is littered around us, blocking the sparse surroundings with furniture, general …

Our Favorite Timeless Plots

  There are seven stories in the world.   It’s a well used maxim and not necessarily true. (Kipling, for example, claimed …