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Our friends at Read It Forward have a sneak peek of THE INVOICE by Jonas Karlsson, author of THE ROOM!
07/12/2016
Start Reading The Invoice | Read It Forward

Our friends at Read It Forward have a sneak peek of THE INVOICE by Jonas Karlsson, author of THE ROOM!

It was such an incredible amount, 5,700,000 kronor. Impossible to take seriously. I assumed it must be one of those fake invoices, the sort you hear about on television and in the papers. Unscrupulous companies trying to defraud people, often the elderly, out of their money. It was very well done. T...

On the eve of her 100th (!) birthday, Olivia de Havilland's Every Frenchman Has One is back in print and available on B4...
07/06/2016
From the Editor's Desk: Every Frenchman Has One by Olivia de Havilland

On the eve of her 100th (!) birthday, Olivia de Havilland's Every Frenchman Has One is back in print and available on B4B!

Editors get very passionate about books they work on – the Editor’s Desk series is his or her place to write in-depth about what makes a certain title special. Get the real inside-scoop on how books...

03/28/2016
Author Erik Larson on his first memorable piece of writing | authorcuts

Erik Larson's most recent book, Dead Wake, is in paperback on B4B now! To hear about his first effort, check out this cute video from Papercuts.

Erik Larson's first foray into serious writing came when he was 13 years old—a mystery novel about a clockmaker. We all have to start somewhere. Read more ab...

We've got James Anderson's debut mystery in the program now! Check out this preview excerpt to get a sneak peek & reques...
03/21/2016
The Never-Open Desert Diner by James Anderson

We've got James Anderson's debut mystery in the program now! Check out this preview excerpt to get a sneak peek & request here once you're hooked: bit.ly/1MjxEMp

A singularly compelling debut novel, about a desert where people go to escape their past, and a truck driver who finds himself at risk when he falls in love with a mysterious woman. Ben Jones lives a quiet, hardscrabble life, working as a trucker on Route 117, a little-travelled road in a remote reg…

Our friends at Read It Forward teamed up with the author of Hairstyled, to bring you step-by-step instructions for achie...
03/19/2016
Literary Hairstyles: Get The Look of Your Favorite Heroine | Read It Forward

Our friends at Read It Forward teamed up with the author of Hairstyled, to bring you step-by-step instructions for achieving the 'dos of you fave literary heroines!

From Hermione's trademark wild hair to Daisy's classic 20s 'do, we've always wanted to emulate the tresses of our favorite literary women. We teamed up with the author of Hairstyled to bring you ten looks with step-by-step instructions so you can bring the twists, curls, braids, and buns from books…

These bookshelves are incredible!  Although, we don't know about the rest of you B4Bers but we think they might strain u...
03/17/2016
Functional Shelves and Tables Built From Fallen South American Trees

These bookshelves are incredible! Although, we don't know about the rest of you B4Bers but we think they might strain under the weight of our collections. 😇📚📚📚

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz allows natural form to dictate his furniture design, building shelves and tables that conform to the tree structures that inspire his work. Highlighting the tree's shape as focal point, Errazuriz keeps his designs simple, placing only thin panes of gl

"The Travelers” does confirm what Chris Pavone’s first two books have established: that when it comes to quick-witte...
03/17/2016
Review: In ‘The Travelers,’ Danger at Every Destination

"The Travelers” does confirm what Chris Pavone’s first two books have established: that when it comes to quick-witted, breathless thrillers that trot the globe, his are top-tier. -The New York Times

In Chris Pavone’s new novel, a travel writer is on the run through countless efforts to recruit, frame, trick and kill him.

In Spritz, authors and PUNCH editors Talia Baiocchi and Leslie Pariseau tackle the origin, evolution, and of course, rec...
03/15/2016
Explore the Lighter Side of Italian Cocktail Culture

In Spritz, authors and PUNCH editors Talia Baiocchi and Leslie Pariseau tackle the origin, evolution, and of course, recipes of this effervescent cocktail!

"The spritz’s popularity is symbolic of a pendulum shift away from the how-much-booze-can-you-fit-in-a-glass approach and toward more of a lo-fi, playful approach," explains Talia Baiocchi, co-author of Spritz: Italy’s Most Iconic Aperitivo Cocktail,

People in Times Square try (unsuccessfully!) to guess the subject of Scott Hawkins's The Library at Mount Char for paper...
03/15/2016
Times Square checks out Scott Hawkins's THE LIBRARY AT MOUNT CHAR | Judge a Book

People in Times Square try (unsuccessfully!) to guess the subject of Scott Hawkins's The Library at Mount Char for papercuts, now on B4B in paperback!

Play along as Judge a Book contestants in Times Square try to figure out what THE LIBRARY AT MOUNT CHAR by Scott Hawkins is about ONLY by looking at its cove...

Author Adam Skolnick speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition about One Breath, his new book about the strange and hyper-extrem...
03/09/2016
When 'One Breath' Tests Life: Author Explores Extreme Freediving

Author Adam Skolnick speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition about One Breath, his new book about the strange and hyper-extreme sport of free diving.

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Adam Skolnick about his new book about the extreme sport of freediving. It's called One Breath, and it focuses on the death in 2013 of freediver Nick Mevoli.

I Quit Sugar guru Sarah Wilson is back with a whole new book of recipes! Check out a sample recipe from the I Quit Sugar...
03/08/2016
I Quit Sugar Cookbook | Sample Recipe

I Quit Sugar guru Sarah Wilson is back with a whole new book of recipes! Check out a sample recipe from the I Quit Sugar Cookbook, available on B4B now.

Moroccan Cauliflower, Chickpea, and Quinoa Bake

Check out Jacqueline Novak's new memoir/self-help satire How to Weep In Public in this week's Lenny Letter and on B4B!
03/04/2016
Learning to Say No to Life with Your Body

Check out Jacqueline Novak's new memoir/self-help satire How to Weep In Public in this week's Lenny Letter and on B4B!

An excerpt from Jacqueline Novak's How to Weep in Public.

Katie Parla, co-author of Tasting Rome, explores the endangered treasures of Roman cuisine for SAVEUR Magazine!
03/02/2016
On the Hunt for Rome's Disappearing Classic Dishes

Katie Parla, co-author of Tasting Rome, explores the endangered treasures of Roman cuisine for SAVEUR Magazine!

In the Eternal City, some long-held staples of Roman cuisine are dying out; here's where to get them before they're gone.

It's Oscars season and Good Morning America is trying out celebrity tips and tricks! Brow extensions?  Radio frequency n...
02/25/2016
Oscars Countdown: Celeb Beauty Tricks and Cleanses

It's Oscars season and Good Morning America is trying out celebrity tips and tricks! Brow extensions? Radio frequency neck treatments? Maybe not. But author and celebrity nutritionist Haylie Pomroy's Fast Metabolism Food Rx seems a lot more doable. Available on B4B now: bit.ly/1XPdVFP!

With three days until Oscar Sunday, “GMA” has the stars’ best red carpet beauty and diet secrets. For tips on slimming down, celeb nutritionist Haylie Pomroy said stars like Kirsten Dunst and Jennifer Lopez swear by her book, “Fast Metabolism Food RX." The five-to-10 day cleanse incorporates a plant…

Thinking about checking out celebrity trainer Erin Oprea's The 4 x 4 Diet on B4B? Already a disciple of Erin's "clean an...
02/23/2016
The 4x4 Diet Nashville Sweepstakes - Books for Better Living

Thinking about checking out celebrity trainer Erin Oprea's The 4 x 4 Diet on B4B? Already a disciple of Erin's "clean and lean" philosophy? Either way, you won't want to miss this cool Nashville sweepstakes from our friends at Books for Better Living!

Enter for a chance to win a workout session with Erin Oprea and a trip to Nashville, TN.

Alison Love's new historical fiction won't be out until April, but we've got early e-copies available on B4B! Here's you...
02/22/2016
The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom by Alison Love

Alison Love's new historical fiction won't be out until April, but we've got early e-copies available on B4B! Here's your chance for an early read of the electric story Kirkus Reviews calls "a satisfying romantic tale enhanced by its bittersweet aftertaste.”

The first meeting between Antonio and Olivia at the Paradise Ballroom is brief, but electric.Years later, on the dawn of World War II, when struggling Italian singer Antonio meets the wife of his wealthy new patron, he recognizes her instantly: it is Olivia, the captivating dance hostess he once enc…

Exciting news today! Snag your copy of Mimi Baird and Eve Clayton's He Wanted the Moon from B4B before it becomes a movi...
02/19/2016
Brad Pitt Developing Medical Drama 'He Wanted the Moon' With Tony Kushner

Exciting news today! Snag your copy of Mimi Baird and Eve Clayton's He Wanted the Moon from B4B before it becomes a movie!

Brad Pitt's Plan B and Cross Creek Pictures are teaming with writer Tony Kushner to develop medical research drama "He Wanted the Moon." The project is a co-production with Cross Creek’s Brian Oliv...

Last year, author and law professor Kenji Yoshino sat down with Salon to discuss his book, Speak Now, and the landmark c...
02/18/2016
“A lonely place for a person to lie”: A Q&A with Kenji Yoshino

Last year, author and law professor Kenji Yoshino sat down with Salon to discuss his book, Speak Now, and the landmark case that precipitated it. Speak Now is available in paperback now!

The trial over Prop 8 is an underappreciated, watershed moment in our history, NYU Law's Kenji Yoshino tells Salon

Author and journalist Peter Bergen speaks about his new book, United States of Jihad on Fresh Air with Terry Gross - ava...
02/11/2016
Who Are America's 'Homegrown Terrorists'?

Author and journalist Peter Bergen speaks about his new book, United States of Jihad on Fresh Air with Terry Gross - available now on B4B!

CNN's Peter Bergen describes how the Internet and social media have been used to radicalize and recruit Americans to jihad — and how some new jihadists then use those same tools to draw in others.

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