October is one of my favorite months of the year. The air starts to cool and the leaves begin to change. Everything is lovely and cozy,Â withÂ Halloween capping off the month with someÂ mischief and fun. Itâ€™s the perfect time to find a favorite pair of tall boots, plug in earphones, and enjoy the crisp fall weather with amazing listens. Here are a few recommendations:
If youâ€™ve heard of Scott Galloway, then youâ€™ve probably heard of the Four. A quartet comprised of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Googleâ€”the Four are the most powerful companies in the world. Read more
Are you excited to return to the world of His Dark Materials? We sure are. With The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman set to release on October 19 (and Michael Sheen announced as its narrator!), we thought now would be a great time to reconnect with one of our favorite characters, Lyra Belacqua.
Still thinking about all of the exciting news that came out of San Diego Comic-Con? Add this to your science fiction/fantasy list: Starting at 12 PM ET today, we’re giving away a FREE full audiobook ofÂ City of Golden Shadow: Otherland Book 1Â by Tad Williams.Â Read more
Do you remember your first celebrity fandom? I was ten when my parents let me rent the VHS of James Cameronâ€™s Titanic. There was no going back: Leonardo DiCaprio was and remains one of my idols. Iâ€™ve followed his career and his environmental efforts and ignored his affinity for cargo pants ever since. Read more
Learning about wine shouldnâ€™t be overwhelming. In fact, defining aeration can be as fun as sharing a bottle of rosĂ© with friends. This is exactly what Marissa A. Ross does with her book Wine. All the Time. Read more
On the day that Juliette is set to earn the most important review of her restaurant career, she receives a phone call that changes everything. Her mother has fallen ill, and Juliette decides to give up her metropolitan life in Paris to be with her family in Brittany. Within the year, she leaves her role as chef to become the personal cook for a musician.