NABC: Reviews for Liar Temptress Soldier Spy

November: Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott Back Cover Teaser: Karen Abbott, the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and “pioneer of sizzle history” (USA Today), tells the spellbinding true story of four women who risked everything to become spies during the Civil War. … Continue Reading →

Feminist Fatigue

I feel like a lousy, horrible feminist for admitting this… but I suffer from feminist fatigue. I’m a proud feminist who will fight to the death for gender equality, but sometimes.. when I crack open my laptop… I’m filled with anxiety and dread. How many horrible comments am I going … Continue Reading →

Science Gets the Hollywood Treatment

Over the weekend, Silicon Valley hosted the annual Breakthrough Prize award ceremony. The Prize, established in 2013 and backed by Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook’s CEO) and Sergey Brin (Google co-founder), awards huge cash prizes to the year’s top scientists and their breakthrough discoveries. This year, the ceremony had a fantastic celebrity turnout (which included Seth … Continue Reading →

An Eclectic Mix

IT IS HERE!   Happy Friday! Let’s take a look at a few items that have been spinning around the internet this week!   10 Greatest Changes of the Past 100 Years   The Amazing History of the To-Do List   25 Famous Women on Getting Older   If Literary … Continue Reading →

NABC: Reviews for Outlander

September/October: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon Back Cover Teaser: The year is 1945. Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon–when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient stone circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is … Continue Reading →