(EXCERPT) The Underside of Joy

If you haven't yet had a chance to pick up BlogHer Book Club's pick The Underside of Joy, here's an excerpt to get you started. ...more

BlogHer Talks to Jeremy Page

We were happy to talk to the elusive Jeremy Page, who wrote BlogHer Book Club pick Sea Change about his process. ...more

(EXCERPT) The Lake of Dreams

If you haven't had a chance to pick up a copy of BlogHer Book Club's pick The Lake of Dreams, here's an excerpt to get you started. ...more
@StealthMountain Oops! Need another coffee! I just can't win everyone is a critic these days :Pmore

Get to Know Author Kim Edwards

Kim Edwards is the author of The Memory Keeper’s Daughter and a collection of short stories, The Secrets of a Fire King, which was an alternate for the 1998 PEN/Hemingway Award, as well as her BlogHer Book Club pick The Lake of Dreams. She has won numerous awards, including a Whiting Award, a British Book Award and the Nelson Algren Award. Her stories and essays have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, Ploughshares, Zoetrope, Anteaus, Story, and The Paris Review and have received a National Magazine Award for excellence in Fiction and a Pushcart Prize. A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, she currently teaches writing at the University of Kentucky. She lives in Lexington, Kentucky, with her husband and daughters. ...more

(EXCERPT) Sea Change

If you haven't had a change to pick up BlogHer Book Club's pick Sea Change, here's an excerpt to get you started. ...more

Theodora: Actress, Empress ... Saint

It’s an unusual rags to riches story that takes a two-year spiritual break in the fiery heroine’s trajectory from theatrical call-girl to Empress of Rome, but Theodora of Constantinople was the least usual of heroines. ...more
My daughter is very into theater work and I often think about how that will help her as an adult ...more

(EXCERPT) Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore

If you haven't had a chance to pick up a copy of BlogHer Book Club's pick Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore, here's an excerpt to get you started. ...more

Get to Know Author Stella Duffy

BlogHer Book Club is reading Stella Duffy's latest novel, Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore. Here's more about Stella! ...more
@stelladuffy I wish! I would go see you and then head over to Holland to see Jean Kwok. I'm ...more

Get to Know Love at First Bark Author Julie Klam

Julie Klam grew up in Bedford, New York. After attending NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and interning at Late Night with David Letterman, she wrote for such publications as O, The Oprah Magazine, Rolling Stone, Harper's Bazaar, Glamour, and The New York Times Magazine, and for the VH1 television show Pop-Up Video, where she earned an Emmy nomination. She lives with her husband, daughter, and several dogs in Manhattan. She's the author of You Had Me at Woof, Please Excuse My Daughter and her BlogHer Book Club pick, Love at First Bark. ...more
Bummer - no stops in Colorado?more

(EXCERPT) Love at First Bark

If you haven't had a chance to pick up a copy of BlogHer Book Club's pick Love at First Bark, here's an excerpt to get you started. ...more