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Five Surprisingly Banned Books

As book lovers, we don’t really understand the purpose of censorship. We certainly don’t support an effort to ban any books because we believe that readers should be able to judge for themselves the appropriateness of a given book. But sometimes, even the best books are pulled from the shelves. …

The Writers We Lost Too Soon

Death and taxes, as the old cliche goes. Both are unavoidable, and while we won’t give you our political opinions on paying …

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 …

RIP: Sam Shepard, 1943 – 2017

Broadway World reports that playwright and actor, Sam Shepard passed away on July 27 after a lengthy battle with ALS. Shepard wrote …

New Release: Fall by Eden Butler

    Title: Fall Author: Eden Butler Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: July 25, 2017                    A secret smile. A haunting …