With a long weekend coming up, it’s the perfect time to select a few great books to read this fall. Here are some great suggestions to get you started.
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A great book will transport you to another world and allow you to step inside someone else's mind. The conversations had after reading a great book are like none other. As we're all about making sure our readers connect with their community, we strive to find great books that can start that conversation.
Book lovers, unite! Find out why #ReadSavannah is worth a trip and which best-selling author is headlining the event! Image: Kimpton Hotels
Whether you’re enjoying a beach vacation or a quiet evening on your own patio, these are the top books to dive into this summer, hand selected by Jennifer Puryear of ‘Bacon on the Bookshelf.’
We’re entering beach read season, ladies. That means Jennifer Puryear is back with a whole, new crop of fresh reads to keep you captivated whether you’re on the beach or enjoying a staycation at home.
It’s time to savor the final quiet days of the year. Curl up with one of these great books, reviewed here by SB contributor Jennifer Puryear.
The Southern Festival of Books is this weekend, it’s free and it’s great for all ages from toddlers to adults. Enjoy the music, food, author discussions and more, and this year’s lineup is the best yet, bringing with it the region’s most talked-about writers.
Little Free Libraries are popping up all over the place. For those who have wondered what’s with the little houses filled with books, here’s the backstory and how you can get an LFL in your community. Image credit: BookusBinder via Flickr CC
From New York in the late ’70s to what it means to be a modern woman, Candace Bushnell, best-selling author of Sex and the City and her new release, Killing Monica, gives us dating advice, advocates for female friendships and dishes about her new book.
This is the list you’ve been waiting for … six books to add to your must-read list for summer!
We rely on Jennifer Puryear, of Bacon on The Bookshelf, to keep us informed on the MUST READ books of the season. She’s compiled a compelling list!
Historian and author Beverly Bond uncovers fascinating stories about black women in the urban South.
Southern author Lily Clayton Hansen gives us a true taste of Tennessee in her new anthology, Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations.
The genre Young Adult books is growing in popularity for more than just teenagers. Find out why and discover 18 YA books that are must-reads!
Here are six great titles, courtesy of SB friend and Pulitzer-prize winning author, Jon Meacham, perfect for those last minute purchases for Father’s Day this weekend.
Today, ten great books to put on your must-read list for summer!
Winter days are great for catching up on good books. Here are a few SB recommendations! Image via NPR.
Here’s our blockbuster, must-read list of books for the summer for you and everyone in your family.
The uber popular food blog Love and Olive Oil shares a recipe from their newest cookbook, Breakfast for Dinner, just in time for Spring Break and St. Patrick’s Day!
Today, Jennifer Puryear, our go-to source for good books, weighs in with a book list for 2013. Consider this your not-to-be-missed reading list!
We kick off our Behind the Scenes series with a visit to the offices of Garden & Gun to see what inspires them.
We all need a list for summer reading and here is what our research has shown to be the sure-fire list to satisfy.
A must read for every parent. Read it even if you are not a parent!