Why the hatchet book is worth a thousand words

Why the hatchet book is worth a thousand words

By JONATHAN FERGUSON – 2 May 2018 09:13:59In the 1970s, British author David Mitchell was fascinated by the notion of “the hatchet” in fiction.His most famous work is The Lost Abbey, in which the characters are all about the hats, and Mitchell described the process of finding them in his book, The Hatchet.The hatchet has […]

Oprah: ‘This Is Not A Choice’

Oprah: ‘This Is Not A Choice’

Oprah Book Club is hosting a fundraiser on Saturday for an Atlanta family whose child was killed in a tragic car crash.The fundraiser, titled “Oprah Books: My Favorite Kids, Part 1,” is set to feature books from the Oprah Winfrey Network and other sources including the New York Times, The New York Post, and the […]

‘Chewbacca’ star’s family tells of ‘dark moments’ in his life as he grows older

‘Chewbacca’ star’s family tells of ‘dark moments’ in his life as he grows older

Chewbacca’s mother has told of “dark moments” in her son’s life, including a series of drug overdoses and the death of her own son.Star Chris Pratt told Entertainment Weekly at the end of June that the actor and his family struggled with addiction.“The things that happened to my son are dark moments,” Pratt said.“We just […]

How to Use Audible Books to Read With an iPhone

How to Use Audible Books to Read With an iPhone

The Audible app is a great way to read audiobooks on your iPhone.You can use it to read on the go, but if you’re not used to using an iPad, you might find it difficult to get through a book on your phone.That’s because the app only has a single audio track.When you listen to […]

When you’re not reading, there are books you want to read: book off

When you’re not reading, there are books you want to read: book off

Share This Article Share ShareTweetShareThis Article ShareTweetPrintBook ClubOffers a great selection of reading options for those who are looking for a quiet read.Some of the titles you’ll find are:The author’s personal favorites:The best books to read in a crowded libraryYou don’t have to wait for the library to open to read your book.Just walk out […]

Why do you use the word free in your book titles?

Why do you use the word free in your book titles?

In my book titles, I have a free audio book.I do not use the term free as a noun because the word is often used as a modifier for something else.For example, I am not free to use the book title “Safari”, but the word “free” has a more specific meaning.The word “Free” means to […]

Why is oprah not getting a book club?: A peek inside the world of Oprah’s book club

Why is oprah not getting a book club?: A peek inside the world of Oprah’s book club

Oprah, whose books are a fixture on the Oprah Winfrey Network, has only had one book club in her lifetime: Oprah: The Oprah Story.Oprah has also only hosted one book fair and one book awards show in her life.Now, she’s making it official, launching a book group.Oprah Book Club, which launches at the end of […]

What books to ban?

What books to ban?

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) says that some of the world’s most controversial books should be banned from schools and libraries.The organization said on Friday that “controversial texts are banned from the public library and from bookshops”.“There are some books which contain violent, abusive, or even violent threats,” said the UNESCO […]

How to be the happiest Irish woman

How to be the happiest Irish woman

We live in a country where people have to live with the knowledge that if they want to be considered beautiful they must be married and have children.The reality of being a mother in the Republic is not a matter for the faint of heart, and yet that is the way it has always been.It […]