The Fuller Cut
It's important to hear things from multiple perspectives.
A barbershop in Michigan is getting a lot of buzz. The Fuller Cut barbershop in Ypsilanti, Michigan gives $2 discounts to kids who read books aloud to their barbers while they're getting their hair do...
You won't be able to stop.
Literary magic doesn't discriminate.
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Books can build bonds between generations.
Elena Ferrante is a brilliant writer whose art rested on keeping her personal and profe ional lives separate. The author of the Neapolitan novels and a slew of similarly feminist-leaning books, she ca...
An obligation to read is no kind of incentive to pick up a book, and it often has the opposite effect, rendering the intended reader incapable of turning off the television or logging off Facebook.
Modern libraries play an important role, not in upholding a sense of academic excellence and intellectual superiority among users, but in their inclusivity. They are places where people of all demographics can come together and enjoy the free use of a public space.
It's called 'The Best of Adam Sharp' and we're pretty excited.
One hundred years ago, a man named Roald Dahl came into the world. Born in Wales in 1916, he ascended to literary fame in the 1940s, producing some of the most recognizable children's literature of ou...
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I read Dahl's complete adult works when I was about 12 years old. It was completely, utterly and totally inappropriate for my impressionable mind, because most of Dahl's adult short stories were about S.E.X. (as I pronounced it in 1988).
Books can play an invaluable role in imparting life lessons on children. But there is a big caveat: the lesson has to be delivered subtly, within a story that is fun, entertaining, and ideally, a little bit silly.
Steve Jobs swore by ‘The Innovators Dilemma’.
Just as Bob Dylan called on writers and critics to herald the future in his famous song 'The Times, They Are a-Changing', writers continue to play an important role in documenting change, including the evolution of the role of fathers.