A Page Turner

When it was announced that Maragaret Atwood was going to be writing a sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” I flipped out. I was in the midst of binge-watching the entire TV show for the fourth …

A Page Turner

Every day I feel like I’ve entered a plot of a really cryptic dystopian novel. Politicians engaging in Twitter wars? Ads based on things you say near your phone? The FBI watching us through our …

A Page Turner

A friend recently told me they admire how many books I read — they simply could never read the amount that I do. I mean, I’ve read more than 20 books this year, but who’s …

Books

Summer is coming to an abrupt end and that means it’s time to cram in one more leisurely read while there’s still a chance. With all the books that have come out this summer, Blake …

Books

“Anything can happen, and that’s the point. What I do know is that I’ve spent the last twenty-four years dreaming of you.” This sentiment, shared in the final pages of Nicholas Sparks’ “Every Breath,” is …

Books

When Scott Laudati decided he couldn’t count on anybody else to do anything, he started writing. Laudati’s love for writing led him to publish his second poetry collection, “Bone House,” a book filled with personal, …

Arts & Entertainment

In Loyola alum Susan Ingalls Finan’s new novel, “The Cards Don’t Lie,” women don’t just influence history — they design it.  Finan’s novel takes readers on a detailed, exhilarating journey through nineteenth-century New Orleans where …

Arts & Entertainment

With summer here, it’s the perfect time to lay on the beach and soak up the sun while reading a book. The Phoenix has come up with a list of best-selling books by fierce female …