Even though overall retail sales are up, bookstore sales are down for the third consecutive month.
Dear Mrs. Balogh, Now for the second report of the double-header. Wow, I really loved this book! Great follow-up to “Dark Angel.” Love has not been kind to Samantha Newman, but friendship has. When her emotions are rubbed raw by the reappearance in her life of a villain who had ... more >
Everyone is doing it. Well, us, Nora Roberts and Keishon. Reprinted with permission from the comments section. Nora Roberts yesterday: Nice list, and it reminds me to be grateful. Here are ten things I love about writing. I get to make things up. They pay me. Readers–"the loyal, the picky, ... more >
Dear Mrs. Phillips, “It Had to Be You” was the first book of yours I read (because I am anal about reading a series in order, thank you) and it’s started my long term love affair with the Chicago Stars/Bonner Brothers series. Speaking as someone who grew up watching NFL ... more >
Whilst the Non Chick Lit Authors are enjoying a wine, cheese and shopping event sponsored by Vogue and Dooney & Burke (not to mention the special shopping discount), the authors of This Is Chick Lit have been invited to be on a panel at the literary event known as The ... more >
Remember when the chick lit wars were burning this summer? We blogged about Elizabeth Merrick’s hate of the pink covers and shopping included in books. She published a collection of “real” fiction by the top voices in women’s literature. Alison Kent blogged today about a special event celebrating Elizabeth Merrick’s ... more >