Category Archives: Around the Office

Our Weekend Reads

It’s been a busy two weeks at Bookish, what with integrating into Zola Books (as mentioned in our last post) and all. One of the ways we’ve been getting to know our new colleagues is, of course, talking about the … Continue reading

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Bookish Bookmarks 11.15.13

Here are six bits of book news that got us talking around the Bookish office this week: A Case for Letting Kids Read Books on Digital Devices by LeVar Burton for The Stir Trapped Inside the Novel by Tim Parks … Continue reading

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8 Reasons to Start a Book Club

1. Reading makes you smarter. No matter what book your book club decides to read, spending a few hours each week immersed in a book will do your mind some good. 2. Book discussion can be therapeutic. Delving deep into … Continue reading

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Bookish Book Club: our first meeting!

Around Bookish HQ, we talk about books all day long, but we never really sit down and talk about books, you know? So we thought it would be fun to have an office book club. Today was our first meeting, and … Continue reading

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Alice Hoffman: How Buffy Saved My Life

Magic runs through all of Alice Hoffman’s novels, so we weren’t all that surprised to hear that she’s big on “The Twilight Zone.” But when the bestselling author of “The Dovekeepers” paid a visit to the Bookish office, she also revealed the … Continue reading

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Thus Spake Yehuda – The SproutCore MeetUp Homegame

On Sep 20, Bookish hosted the third SproutCore meet up in New York. We were lucky enough to have Yehuda Katz, core contributor to SproutCore, jQuery, and Ruby on Rails, here to chat about his experience in driving SproutCore towards … Continue reading

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If You Liked It Then You Shoulda Bought a Book For It…

(Sorry.) Our children’s books editor is also our pop culture junkie, so she decided to pick out a few gifts for Baby Z. Enjoy! Bookish Recommendations for Beyonce & Jay-Z’s Baby from Bookish on Vimeo.

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