Books That Make You Step Back in Time with Scott Ryan

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  We’re talking about Books That Make You Relive Iconic TV Shows If you’ve been watching WandaVision, you understand the cozy-sweater nostalgia we feel when watching favorite old-time television. We all adore characters from bygone days of television—they became our best friends and regular fixtures in our living rooms. And we love getting the real … Read more

Forever Bookshelf

One Wednesday my mother called. “In case I lose my mind,” she said, “Here’s a list of the books I want you to put beside me in ‘the home.’” The fact that her stepfather died of Alzheimer’s has taken increasing hold on her thoughts. My heart tightened at the thought of her mortality, or my … Read more

Books That Make You Think About Honor Killings with Mike Robinson Marilyn Anderson Richard

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    We’re talking about Books That Make You Think About Honor Killings — and issues of ethnicity, sexism, and spirituality in these tumultuous times. It never ceases to amaze me how fiction mirrors real life. The fictional book “Dishonor Thy Father” is inspired by the real-life issue of honor killings, and set in the … Read more