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Read Up on your New Favorite TV Shows

Read Up on your New Favorite TV Shows

Movies are often sourced from books, but if you’ve ever sat through a Star Wars vs Star Trek debate, you know some of the limits of the medium. While films have bigger budgets, they rarely are longer than 2 hours, meaning large parts of the original book needs to be[…]

by × November 14, 2018 ×

Discover New and Old Horror Classics

Discover New and Old Horror Classics

With Halloween fast approaching, so, too, does the season of horror movie nights. In a digital world, a number of favorites are easily available to stream or rent, but there’s something special about searching through the shelf of Blockbuster until something catches your eye. At Alibris we love film just[…]

by × October 1, 2018 ×

Welcoming Fall with Fantastic Reads

Welcoming Fall with Fantastic Reads

Though the calendar says fall officially begins on the 22nd, many things happen beforehand that signal the changing of the seasons: students return to school, the sweaters are pulled from the back of the closet and pumpkin spice everything invades the public conscious. It’s a time of change, preparing for[…]

by × September 4, 2018 ×

Summertime: Listen to the Music

Summertime: Listen to the Music

The temperatures are soaring and summer is in full swing. It’s not to late to make plans for a getaway and enjoy the sights and sounds of the season. Summer brings an abundance of music festivals on a small and grand scale. Maybe it’s an act at your local town[…]

by × June 28, 2018 ×

Thinking of Spring and Mothers of all Types

Thinking of Spring and Mothers of all Types

As the ending of winter and the warmth of the sun brings new life this spring, Mother’s Day draws into the public conscious. While it’s a holiday that has often been a push to show your love and appreciation via big-ticket items, my own opinion is to make a gesture[…]

by × May 1, 2018 ×

Introduce Your Child to Your Working World

Introduce Your Child to Your Working World

“What did you do at school today?” is usually an easy question for kids to answer. But what if they ask, “What did you do at work?” With bring your kids to work day approaching, you’ll be able to show them what captivating things you get to do (perhaps leave[…]

by × April 18, 2018 ×

Let’s Get Lost: Exploring the World

Let’s Get Lost: Exploring the World

In my early twenties, during arid summers and dry, Southern California winters, I would drive the back country roads of my county with the windows rolled down and the music turned up (Think shoe gaze pop masters Ride, and queue the classic “Let’s Get Lost” if you can find a[…]

by × April 6, 2018 ×

A Valentine to the World

A Valentine to the World

Valentine’s Day – a celebration of love! An opportunity for us to connect with those we care most about. Rather than placing the emphasis on what gift you can give, why not focus on what you can give of yourself this time around. Love life for everything you already have,[…]

by × January 26, 2018 ×

The Sun Stands Still, Celebrating the Winter Solstice

The Sun Stands Still, Celebrating the Winter Solstice

The day begins late and ends early. A stretch of low light glances at an angle across chilled landscapes, some blanketed in ice and snow, others dry and brittle without the warmth of life we associate with the earth. The shortest day of the year may be dark or dreary,[…]

by × January 2, 2018 ×