Feminist Ideals with a Twist

Feminist Ideals with a Twist

by Jamie Beck In all honesty, I didn’t give much thought to feminist ideals when I was growing up in Western Pennsylvania in the 1970s. In some ways, my family was very “traditional.” Roman Catholic faith. Weekly Sunday dinners with the extended...
Research for The Last Bookshop in London

Research for The Last Bookshop in London

by Madeline Martin originally posted to author’s website 3.18.22 After the release of The Last Bookshop in London, I was often asked when speaking at book clubs where I found my research and how much of the book is historically accurate. Aside from the...
Invite Authors to your Book Club: It’s Fun!

Invite Authors to your Book Club: It’s Fun!

by Carol Van Den Hende Book clubs are often as unique as individuals. They can spring up based upon friendships, common interests or proximity. Similarly, authors have different backgrounds and styles. So, there’s not a one-size-fits-all answer to what you can expect...

There’s Always Something We Can Do

by Marie Bostwick originally posted to author’s website 3.6.22 It’s been more than four years since I launched my blog, which was originally called Fierce Beyond Fifty. In those years, I’ve posted twice a week almost without fail, writing more than four hundred...