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My Favorite Authors (+their best books!)

My Favorite Authors (+their best books!)

Here are ten of my favorite authors and some of my favorite books from them! Who are your favorite authors? Are these also some of your favorite authors? What are your favorite books from these authors? Sorry about the weird lighting toward the end, the sun started going down and I didn’t realize half the screen was being washed out haha my bad!!! #favoriteauthors #favoritebooks Links Below ↓↓↓ I N… Read Article →

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

We teamed up with Belletrist to bring you #WhyNotYA—a conversation centered around young adult books, where hosts Ebony LaDelle from Epic Reads and Karah Preiss from Belletrist interview authors who talk about important themes of female empowerment in their YA novels! In this episode, we chatted with Nicola Yoon about The Sun Is Also a Star—everything from the book to movie process to the book’s themes of immigration. This was… Read Article →

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

It’s Christmas time, and the greedy Mister Scrooge is not feeling the holiday spirit. Three ghosts visit him overnight to change his ways. The Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present, and the Ghost of Christmas Yet-to-Come teach him the true meaning of Christmas: kindness and love toward others. Mister Scrooge must show love to those around him to save himself from a sad and lonely future. James… Read Article →

Tea With Famous Author Sarah Crossan | Tea Time #17

Tea With Famous Author Sarah Crossan | Tea Time #17

In this episode of Tea Time with Team Epic Reads, we have Sarah Crossan, author of BREATHE join us and we quiz her on tea, accents and boys. – Captured Live on Ustream at Epic Reads is brought to you by HarperCollins Publishers. Subscribe for more Tea Time! – ——————————————————- In this episode of Tea Time, we discussed… – Pivot Point (book, 2013) – by Kasie West – The Chaos… Read Article →

Spiritual Classic: 'A Search In Secret India' (1934) by Paul Brunton; Chapter I

Spiritual Classic: 'A Search In Secret India' (1934) by Paul Brunton; Chapter I

This is an audio rendition of the famous spiritual classic, ‘A Search In Secret India’, that I’m inspired to attempt. Authored by famous British journalist, Paul Brunton (real name Raphael Hurst), this book, which went on to be translated in many world languages, was first published in 1934. This is also the book that, some years back, led my to what I hadn’t expected- the unquestionable Guru to be revealed… Read Article →

How much is my old book worth?

How much is my old book worth?

What factors make a book valuable? How can a book — an object found in most households – become something of tremendous financial value? Firstly, there is no single hard and fast rule. Usually it’s a combination of factors that put a hefty price tag on a book. The economic formula of supply and demand usually comes into play — if demand exceeds supply then prices rise. Scarcity – Firstly,… Read Article →

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Díaz Location: Mexico City Category: Poetry Bio: Winner of the Alonso Vidal National Poetry Prize 2017 for her first collection, Principia (Tierra Adentro). With the support of the Fulbright and Goldwater scholarships, she completed an MFA in Creative Writing (Poetry) at New York University (2013-2015). Her poems in English have appeared in Poetry International, Tupelo Quarterly and Border Crossing, among others. She won the Poetry International Prize 2016, the… Read Article →

Welcome To Country - Aunty Joy Murphy and Lisa Kennedy

Welcome To Country – Aunty Joy Murphy and Lisa Kennedy

Reading is best enjoyed in person and with others. Buy the book here: **Copyright Information** The material shown in this video is owned by the book author and illustrator. this book is called welcome to country it's by auntie joy Murphy and Lisa Kennedy welcome words by auntie joy Murphy welcome to country with illustrations by Lisa Kennedy welcome to the traditional lands of the war on jury people our… Read Article →

Summer vlogging #2: Books, Banking, Bonkers

Summer vlogging #2: Books, Banking, Bonkers

Books mentioned: Big Sky – Kate Atkinson The way we eat now – Bree Wilson The familiars – Stacey Halls Thinking on my feet – Kate Humble The Growing Season – Helen Sedgewick In a German Pension by Katherine Mansfield Emma by Jane Austen Let’s be social: Buy me a Coffee: Blog: Instagram: Twitter: goodreads: Email: [email protected] Fancy reading more historical fiction? Why not join us for Reading Through The… Read Article →

DEAR AUTHORS - FEMALE CHARACTERS I DON'T LIKE TO READ ABOUT!

DEAR AUTHORS – FEMALE CHARACTERS I DON'T LIKE TO READ ABOUT!

As promised my list of female characters that annoy me in books! Enjoy! **************************************************** LINKS Twitter – Instagram – Blog – Goodreads – Business Email – [email protected] ********************************************************** hey beautiful big lovers it's tough welcome back to my channel and if you are new here then hello hello so today I'm gonna be doing my least favorite female characters with them fiction and this is following on from my one… Read Article →

Historical Fiction // Reads & Recommends

Historical Fiction // Reads & Recommends

Hey guys, today I have another in my reads & recommends series. This time I am talking about the historical fiction books I have read and loved, and those I cannot wait to read. Hope you like it, let’s chat! Popular Books I Didn’t Like – Abookutopia – Book Nook Tour Stack THREE – Books: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak – The Help by Kathryn Stockett – The Nightingale… Read Article →

3 Literary Documentaries

3 Literary Documentaries

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Ylva Author Panel Discussion #2 - Women of Color in Lesbian Fiction

Ylva Author Panel Discussion #2 – Women of Color in Lesbian Fiction

We’re a small publisher focusing on lesbian fiction and women’s literature. We publish German and English novels and short stories. hi everybody my name is Andy Marquette and I am moderating this panel that we have assembled a group of authors to discuss the inclusion of women of color and fiction in general and lesbian fiction specifically we are going to conduct an open thoughtful respectful conversation our goal is… Read Article →

Paula Quinn on writing historical romance

Paula Quinn on writing historical romance

Historical romance author Paula Quinn has just released Conquered by a Highlander the fourth book in her popular Children of the Mist series. All four books received a rating of RT Top Pick! In today’s interview with RT’s Morgan, the author reveals how she uses real-life politics and religion in the series. Quinn also lets us in on why new release is very close to her heart. And then don’t… Read Article →

Best Day of My Life - American Authors (Testo ITA)

Best Day of My Life – American Authors (Testo ITA)

Ho fatto un sogno così grande e forte saltavo così alto che toccavo le nuvole wooh oo-oo-oh Ho allungato le braccia oltre il cielo abbiamo ballato coi mostri nella notte wooh oo-oo-oh non guarderò mai indietro woah, non lo lascerò mai andare no, non mi svegliare ora ti prego uh-uuuuh- uh questo sarà il miglior giorno della mia vita, la mia vi-i-i-i-ta uh-uuuuh- uh questo sarà il miglior giorno della… Read Article →

My Top Ten Authors of All-Time!

My Top Ten Authors of All-Time!

Thanks to Mara from Books Like Woah for the idea 😀 My Top 10 Favorite Authors (2019): ———————- BOOKS MENTIONED: ———————- J. K. Rowling – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire George Orwell – Down and Out in Paris and London Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – The Sign of the Four Roald Dahl – The BFG Charles Bukowski – The People Look Like Flowers at Last Graham Greene –… Read Article →

William Shakespeare - Fear No More - Poetry Reading

William Shakespeare – Fear No More – Poetry Reading

Fear No More – A poem by William Shakespeare. About the author- William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564; died 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language. Shakespeare was born and brought up in Stratford-upon-Avon. For more videos log onto Also find us on Facebook at