May 19, 2017
While The Devil Wears Prada sensationalized the idea of a terribly demanding, if not terrible boss, it also made us think. Why is the idea of a woman in a position of power who knows how to wield it such a terrifying thing? Indeed, in the years since the book came out, it seems like boss ladies everywhere are now revered rather than feared.
May 18, 2017
May 2nd was the big day. Guests walked into the Stirling Room, enjoyed some appetizers, drinks, and good company; on the surface it looked like a standard event. The room was filled with members of the media and publishing industry, who didn’t know what was in store for them that evening....
May 12, 2017
Mother’s Day is fast approaching and there’s something you want more than flowers and chocolate—some me time. Yes. A chance to light a candle, make some tea and escape through words. We’ve compiled a list of recommendations, for all kinds of moms, to get the rest and relaxation they deserve. For maximum relaxation pour a bath and sink into a good book—the Kobo Aura H2O was built for such occasions.
May 12, 2017
Naturally, we love to talk about what goes on between the covers. The days where talking about sex was taboo is far behind us. Regardless whether you’re a Charlotte or a Samantha, you can find a book that fits your sensibilities. To help navigate through the myriad possibilities,we matched a book about sex and relationships to each of the Sex and the City characters so simply choose who you most identify with for the right book for you. However, doubling or even tripling up on some of these books is encouraged–you know, for research purposes.
May 11, 2017
The Riverdale live-action series is a grittier version of the comic books you once devoured in your youth, with a murder mystery surrounding the central Archie characters. This gang is your sleeker, millennial version of the original crew: they can tweet, hashtag, reference the 80’s and 90’s, and are as witty as heck. Since they devour culture at high-speed, we love dreaming up what each character’s favourite book would be to load onto their Kobo’s this summer.
May 09, 2017
No one looms larger in imagination and psychology than “mother”. And, “mother” is something we both understand innately and can’t quite describe completely. Many talented writers have explored the extraordinary relationship between mother and child and sometimes it’s just as heartbreaking as it is heartwarming.