Monday, August 4, 2014
Have you heard of Early Bird Books? It’s a great way to fill your e-reader, without emptying your piggy bank.
When you subscribe, you’ll receive an email every day with free and discounted ebooks: mysteries & thrillers, contemporary & historical romance, literary fiction & memoirs, science fiction & fantasy, classics & bestsellers, and, of course, great YA.
The two best things about Early Bird Books are the curation and prices:
These are high-quality books you’ll want to read (or re-read!).
So far, all of the ebooks are less than $3.00, and each newsletter has something for free. Yes, FREE!
Recent offers have included ebooks by Arthur Hailey, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Erica Jong, David Halberstam, Lawrence Block, Gloria Steinem, Sherman Alexie, Carl Hiaasen, Walter Mosley, and Joyce Maynard.
And these are ebooks you can buy from whichever e-bookseller you like.
Happy reading!

Have you heard of Early Bird Books? It’s a great way to fill your e-reader, without emptying your piggy bank.

When you subscribe, you’ll receive an email every day with free and discounted ebooks: mysteries & thrillers, contemporary & historical romance, literary fiction & memoirs, science fiction & fantasy, classics & bestsellers, and, of course, great YA.

The two best things about Early Bird Books are the curation and prices:

  • These are high-quality books you’ll want to read (or re-read!).
  • So far, all of the ebooks are less than $3.00, and each newsletter has something for free. Yes, FREE!

Recent offers have included ebooks by Arthur Hailey, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Erica Jong, David Halberstam, Lawrence Block, Gloria Steinem, Sherman Alexie, Carl Hiaasen, Walter Mosley, and Joyce Maynard.

And these are ebooks you can buy from whichever e-bookseller you like.

Happy reading!






Friday, August 1, 2014
“I like to eat crawfish and drink beer. That’s despair?”—Walker Percy

Happy International Beer Day! We’ve assembled a list of the best beer quotes from some of our favorite literary authors. Check out the list here, and then go enjoy a brew for us—responsibly, of course.

“I like to eat crawfish and drink beer. That’s despair?”—Walker Percy

Happy International Beer Day! We’ve assembled a list of the best beer quotes from some of our favorite literary authors. Check out the list here, and then go enjoy a brew for us—responsibly, of course.






Tuesday, July 15, 2014
"It never really occurred to me that when it comes to talking funny, people don’t just sound different, they speak differently, using different words to say the same things. So, a list, of things people say in Cajun Louisiana." —Ken Wheaton

"It never really occurred to me that when it comes to talking funny, people don’t just sound different, they speak differently, using different words to say the same things. So, a list, of things people say in Cajun Louisiana." —Ken Wheaton






Monday, July 14, 2014




Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A Word from Jane Friedman on Sophie’s Choice

More than five years ago, the idea for Open Road was born when I couldn’t find a physical copy of William Styron’s Sophie’s Choice to buy for my son while visiting him in law school. Today, 35 years after it was first published, this iconic title landed at #1 on Amazon AND Barnes & Noble as an Open Road ebook.  

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Back to the future, 

Jane






Thursday, July 3, 2014
Our fears always outnumber our dangers. 
- Latin Proverb
(Jonathan Carroll)

Our fears always outnumber our dangers. 

- Latin Proverb

(Jonathan Carroll)






Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Celebrate World UFO Day by venturing into the sex lives of ET beings. Grab your ticket now!
http://bit.ly/TCd9QC

Celebrate World UFO Day by venturing into the sex lives of ET beings. Grab your ticket now!

http://bit.ly/TCd9QC





Saturday, June 28, 2014





Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Today is the day! Get your copy of Octavia Butler’s Unexpected Stories today!

Today is the day! Get your copy of Octavia Butler’s Unexpected Stories today!






Monday, June 23, 2014
Our thought on the countdown to Octavia Butler’s Unexpected Stories being only one day away!

Our thought on the countdown to Octavia Butler’s Unexpected Stories being only one day away!