Post Tagged with: "literature"

by / on May 26, 2017 at 2:00 pm / in The Twisted Library

Shore House Slumming: A Summer Beach Read

Summer is right around the corner and I think I might be miles ahead of a lot of people when it comes to my summer reading list. Summer for me means more time to read in the beach, park, or any place where I can just sit back and be transported to another world. So the first book on my […]

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by / on September 9, 2015 at 3:30 pm / in The Twisted Library

The Silver Ships: A New Space Adventure by S.H. Jucha

While I read novels from every genre, I don’t remember the last time that I was so entertained and immersed in a sci-fi series. The Silver Ships by S.H. Jucha, was a welcome read because it was just plain entertaining. The author rolled out a whole new world for us and all we had to do was read and follow […]

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by / on July 10, 2015 at 11:35 am / in The Twisted Library

Twists and Turns Abound in Neal Goldstein’s Latest Novel

I like leaving the world behind and immersing myself in a good series. Yes, there are stories that are better left to just one novel. But then there are those characters that deserve to have their stories told. What I find is that the author then has a difficult job in creating original stories and making sure that the main […]

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by / on April 6, 2015 at 12:30 pm / in Get Cultured

The Americas Society is Bringing Literature to the Masses

There is so much to do in New York City and it’s always hard to decide what exactly what you want to do on any given day. Whether it’s a Broadway play, a concert, or a reading, how exactly can you choose what to do? When it comes to readings and literary discussions, The Literature Department at The Americas Society […]

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by / on March 19, 2015 at 11:45 am / in The Twisted Library

Suspense, Murder and Intrigue at Its Finest

If there’s one thing I can’t get enough of, it’s “whodunit” novels. The Blue Journal is one of those novels that leaves you guessing right up until the last minute. You never saw it coming and that’s the best part of these novels. The Blue Journal, written by L.T. Graham who is the pen name of a very well-known New-England based suspense […]

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by / on February 20, 2015 at 3:20 pm / in The Twisted Library

Dog Training the American Male: Is it Possible?

Laugh out loud funny! Dog Training the American Male: A Novel, by L.A. Knight will have you in stitches. The novel follows Dr. Nancy Beach, a relationship counselor and radio talk show host, who ironically is not able to make her own relationships work. So how is a relationship counselor able to help other people with their relationships when in fact […]

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by / on October 31, 2014 at 3:43 pm / in The Twisted Library

Daniel Shapiro’s The Red Handkerchief and Other Poems

Daniel Shapiro is the Director of Literature at the Americas Society as well as the Editor of Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas. His past works include Child with a Swan’s Wings (2013) and the translation of Cipango, by Chilean poet Tomas Harris (2010). This year he is back with an all new passionate and frank poetry book published […]

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