Bob Dylan’s winning and much-debated acceptance speech for the Nobel Prize for Literature is to be released as a book via Simon & Schuster. Dylan, who delivered his long-awaited speech on June 5th, was handed a six-month deadline to reveal his speech … Read More
Congratulations to the winners! Visit the article to see the full list. The judges were very impressed with the submitted collections and wish to thank all who participated. The Awards Ceremony will take place at the Library of Congress, James Madison Building, Montpelier Room on
The 6-year-old children’s book character struck a chord when she debuted in the 1950s. Now a new exhibition shines a light on how Eloise came to be. (Image credit: Collection of Hilary Knight/ Copyright Kay Thompston/ New York Historical Society) Source: ‘Eloise At The Museum’
BiblioWorks is raising money for their annual literacy festival, Sucre Reads! Every dollar helps to purchase books, to get transportation for students to visit the city in the festival, and to make sure that everyone learns more about the love of reading. Even if you
“My love affair with used bookstores” by Ron Grossman in the Chicago Tribune Remembering Vera Rubin – the pioneering astrophysicist who confirmed the existence of dark matter passed away on Christmas day. Her life and contributions to the future of women in science are featured
Books Tell You Why offers some assistance with “Children’s Books: A Gift-Giving Guide.” This handy list includes suggestions for infants, children, teachers, and adults. If you know a bookish someone on your list, but you don’t want to presume to know what book they might
In response to the recent tragedy in Charleston and subsequent (and just) calls to remove the confederate flag from public buildings and monuments, Google last week announced it was jumping on the growing bandwagon of corporations that are pulling merchandise featuring the confederate flag from
As some of you may remember, Biblio cut its teeth as a metasearch named SearchBiblio in the early oughts. Unfortunately, when we launched Biblio.com in 2003, it demanded all of our attention and so the meta search was shuttered. Until now.
Disclaimer: This post is about cookies, not books. In fact, cookies and books do not go together – as anyone with children can attest, they tend to leave nasty little oil stains on the pages and crumbs in the gutter. (now it’s at least vaguely book
It’s over. We’ll be starting our firesale this afternoon. How can we possibly compete with this?