[from upper right hand] female author's umbrella | anne of green gables litograph | book pillows bibliophile candles | literary tea | portrait of dorian gray scarf what we see when we read by pete mendelsund Here are just some ideas for the book lover in your life or to add to your letter to Santa for yourself! What? You don't write letters to Santa anymore? I guess I know who's getting coal in their stocking! Seriously... I BELIEVE IN YOU SANTA! #christmas #anneofgreengab
October 16, 2014 Happy birthday, Oscar Wilde! And to celebrate, I'm sharing with you something that has brought me much joy. The Broadway cast of The Importance of Being Earnest (including the beloved, Santino Fontana) recreating scenes from Jersey Shore delivered in the style of Oscar Wilde. Enjoy! And here are parts 2-5 to continue the fun: Jersey Shore Gone Wilde- Part 2 Jersey Shore Gone Wilde- Part 3 Jersey Shore Gone Wilde - Part 4 Jersey Shore Gone Wilde- Part 5 #morn
This weekend, I was at a small reunion with my mother-in-law's family at Jiminy Peak. Let's just say that Husband should really start just budgeting book shops into our travel plans. Gas money, tolls, lodging, food... books! That looks right. While at lunch in a small town in Massachusetts, my mother-in-law suggested I bust out of lunch and check out the adorable book shop I saw down the street. She's an enabler and I love her for it. Yellow House Books (used and rare boo
My friend The Hot Mess... light of my life, ying to my yang... recently shared this with me. It is one of those beautiful, clarifying moments where you realize the glory of the world we live in... that something like Thug Notes exists. Here are a few of my favorites, but do yourself a favor and check out all of the videos brought to you by Sparky Sweets, PhD. #thugnotes #prideandprejudice #janeausten #thepictureofdoriangray #oscarwilde
I recently fell in love with a YouTube channel, and in one of his videos, the vlogger briefly mentioned THIS... DUN DUN DUN! The Graphic Canon brings classic literature together with some of the world's most talented graphic artists and illustrators and gives us the above. A graphic depiction of Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre.
There are 3 volumes of The Graphic Canon and I think you should buy them! Buy them for me!
The Graphic Canon, Vol 1: From the Epic of Giglamesh to