Modern tales of parenting and 23 authors at Kirkwood event
Almost two dozen authors are expected tonight at an event at STLBooks in Kirkwood. Two new anthologies – “Not Your Mother’s Book … on Family” and “Not Your Mother’s Book .. on Being a Mom” – will be feted at a party from 6-9 p.m. today at the store …
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Checking in with authors of the ‘Masters of Seduction’ boxed set
Surrender to sinful pleasures and forbidden passions with Masters of Seduction, the sizzling new paranormal romance novella series from New York Times and internationally bestselling authors Lara Adrian, Donna Grant, Laura Wright and Alexandra Ivy.
Benicia welcomes new poetry leader
But this “commoner” has been appointed Benicia’s newest poet laureate, succeeding Lois Requist. who completed the two-year term this month. “Benicia poets are very active,” Peery said. “That’s what I like about Benicia. It’s a small town in a big city …
Heat up your summer with 30 new books
From Stephen King to the King of Pop, publishers are stepping up to quench the thirst of summertime readers. USA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg and Bob Minzesheimer guide you through the 30 hottest titles. ‘MR. MERCEDES’. By Stephen King. Scribner, fiction.
Poetry can be dirty and screaming
Justyna Czechowska: What does a poetry debut mean today? How is it different from, say, Marcin Świetlicki’s legendary debut in 1992? Xawery Stańczyk: I don’t remember Świetlicki’s debut. However, his next books and CDs were reference points for me and …
The kids are alright: Poetry slamming in Malate
When was the last time you heard poetry read out loud, in a dim bar or from a bright stage, letting the sound of the spoken word wash over you? Granted, it is not always like this, as poets for the most part prefer that their work be one of the occult …
Leadership books for the beach
Washington Post (blog)
With summer vacation season in full swing, many of you are probably on the lookout for good beach reads. While you may be tempted to search out fiction and seek total escape, there are a number of engaging books that can help you become a better leader.
Market Days event to offer teens chance to perform poetry
Teenagers in New Hampshire have no shortage of opportunities to practice sports or play music. But Concord Public Library Foundation board member George Geers wants to make sure they also have plenty of chances to engage with poetry and perform at …
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Vermont Hosts Battle Between Prose And Poetry
Just 15 minutes before game time, the vast and serene campus green at Vermont College of Fine Arts showed no signs of the annual Writers vs. Poets softball game. There were no bats, no balls, no bases, and no players. Suddenly, Victorio Reyes stormed …
Benefit planned for Slam Asheville poetry team
The benefit will feature 16 young poets, ages 13 to 21, performing classical modern and original poetry. It takes place at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The event will raise money for the Slam Asheville Youth team, a group of young people who will represent …
Slam Asheville Youth sets ‘Poetry in Motion’Mountain Xpress
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