Category Archives: Book Recommendations

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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10 Books 10 New Yorkers Are Reading Right Now

We love New York’s reading style: on the subway, in the park and just on the street.  You can find bookish behavior everywhere! As an homage to our city of devoted readers, we took our camera to the street to … Continue reading

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Recipes for Adventure: Top Travel Memoirs for Foodies

Remember: Now that we’ve launched, this blog is not updated with all of our content! Subscribe to our RSS feed for all articles, or visit us at Bookish.com for recommendations and articles every day.                   Food … Continue reading

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Must-Read Books: The Ultimate 2013 Summer Reading Guide

Remember: Now that we’ve launched, this blog is not updated with all of our content! Subscribe to our RSS feed for all articles, or visit us at Bookish.com for recommendations and articles every day.                 If you’re … Continue reading

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10 New Young Adult Books for Summer 2013

Remember: Now that we’ve launched, this blog is not updated with all of our content! Subscribe to our RSS feed for all articles, or visit us at Bookish.com for recommendations and articles every day. 10 New Young Adult Books for … Continue reading

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Coming Out Swinging: History’s Superlative Baseball Stories

Major League Baseball’s National League Championship Series heads to game seven tonight, as the St. Louis Cardinals take on the San Francisco Giants. Now that it’s do or die, it’s fun to predict which team will rise up to the … Continue reading

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Autism Awareness: 5 Celebrities Who Are Making a Difference

The Centers for Disease Control has released results of a new study estimating that one in every 88 children (a 23 percent increase from previous studies) has autism spectrum disorder. As April 2 marks the 23rd World Autism Awareness Day, … Continue reading

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7 Surprisingly Optimistic Books

Even the toughest knocks can ultimately lead us to greater happiness—so writes Amy Spencer, author of “Bright Side Up.” Bookish asked her to spell out the sunshine in seven books that offer unexpectedly life-affirming lessons. I’m a professional optimist. Which … Continue reading

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Literary Adaptations that Would Be a Smash

The upcoming premiere of NBC’s “Smash” got us thinking: With all the books finding their way to the screen, it’s time to get more on the stage. Broadway musicals like “Wicked” and “The Color Purple” were based on books, as … Continue reading

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Beastly Books for the Year of the Dragon

There’s something about The Year of the Dragon (really, just say it aloud) that is going to get any self-respecting fantasy geek pretty stoked. With that in mind, we’re going to embrace this draconic year, which began this week, by … Continue reading

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