Plant-Based Eating for the Whole Family

Plant-Based Eating for the Whole Family

By Holly Scudero   Some people might think that a plant-based diet—what you might call “vegan”—is too extreme for children. But the truth is that pretty much every parent ever wants their kids to eat more vegetables. Conversations between new parents often veer into...
Hearing the Muse

Hearing the Muse

By Anne Leigh Parrish Americans are practical people. We think about profit and loss, success and failure, maximizing our utility, avoiding diminished returns. We’re healthy Capitalists. We live for the business model of constant, steady growth. We seek profits at...
The Deep Dark Places Where Ideas Lie

The Deep Dark Places Where Ideas Lie

By Cate Holahan Where do you get your ideas? The question is a favorite at mystery conferences and most novelists—myself included—cobble together an answer about an overheard anecdote, news story, or image that served as the genesis for a recent book. But the answers...
Building Your Brand With Book Blogger Outreach

Building Your Brand With Book Blogger Outreach

As any author knows, getting attention from the ever-declining professional book outlets is harder every year. Each year, more newspapers shrink or cancel their book section, fire or retire their book editor and add those responsibilities to the entertainment editor’s...