Little Marty has graced these pages before, but he’s just so sweet we couldn’t resist!
OH in the kids section: “Honey, not all books are about building robots.” Well, NOT YET!!! BWAH HA HA HA HA HAAAHH.
Needless to say, Chad is pretty excited for our Odd Duck tea party. 4pm! (Iced) Tea and crumpets (aka donut holes).
Simone was blushing while paging through Marie Calloway’s What Purpose Did I Serve in Your Life, so she hid her face behind the book. And then behind the other side of the book.
For the metalhead in your life, we recommend Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal. They are not kidding about definitive; make sure you have a sturdy shelf to put this one on!
If you haven’t already experienced the awesome that is First Second’s kids line, we recommend you start here, here, and here.
Advance love for the new store! We have all the warm fuzzies.
Fiction people doing poet-y things, and poets doing fiction-y things. If you want a layman’s (nonacademic) impressions of Paradise Lost, Philip Pullman’s remembrances from hearing it read aloud in school as a child are phenomenal.
We’re giving all of Fitzgerald’s catalog some love on this Gatsby-crazed weekend.
It’s stripe day here at WORD. Sorry if you didn’t get the memo.