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Whether it’s a favorite reading spot, a literary themed adventure, an author event or anything in between, these photos remind us why we love reading.


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Whether it’s a favorite reading spot, a literary themed adventure, an author event or anything in between, these photos remind us why we love reading.

Snapped | May 19th, 2014

Snapped: Inspiring ‘Madam’ by Cari Lynn

Madam

At Cari Lynn’s book-release party at Sassafras Saloon in Los Angeles for Madam: A Novel of New Orleans, just out from Plume, guests got a peek at the inspiration for the cover design: a photo taken in 1912 in the real bordellos of Storyville, New Orleans.
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Snapped | April 28th, 2014

2014 Sirenland Writers Conference by Jennifer Brody

Jennifer and Gina Fattore, another attendee, in front of the view.

Jennifer and Gina Fattore, another attendee, in front of the view.

“Positano bites deep. It is a dream place that isn’t quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone.”

John Steinbeck recorded his impression of Positano, Italy—a town perched on a vertical cliffside on the Amalfi Coast overlooking the sea. Could you imagine a more breathtaking location for a writers conference?
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Snapped | April 1st, 2014

Favorite Reading Spots

We think anywhere you can sneak in a few chapters is great. But many of us have a particularly special spot to curl up with a book. We asked a few of our favorite readers to share theirs–and invite you to add your picks to the comments!

Charles BlackstoneCharles Blackstone, author of Vintage Attraction:

“My favorite reading spot is on my couch. I like to keep beverages (water, wine, whiskey, depending on the book) within easy reach, and, of course, Haruki the pug nearby for warmth and companionship and to occasionally turn the pages for me when I have a glass in one hand.
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