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.
Southern Books & Literature
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.
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.
Tennessee native and renowned author Kimberly Belle reveals how she finds inspiration for colorful stories.
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!