Consuming Culture: The Good, the Bad, and the Really Cheap Books

Pages about reviews contact Thursday, November 5, 2009 The Good, the Bad, and the Really Cheap Books Posted by Kari at 7:00 AM | I recently heard a segment on NPR about some pretty ugly price wars on upcoming best-sellers by three huge online retailers: Amazon, Walmart, and Target. Here’s the deal: Walmart, in an […]

The Five Borough Book Review: The Books

Pages Home About Us The Books Contact Us The Books Books by AUTHOR Books by TITLE Books by GENRE Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest Home Subscribe to: Posts (Atom) Subscribe Search Loading… Currently Reading Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion by Robert Morgan Share book reviews and […]

Consuming Culture: Blog Improvement Project: Week 1

Pages about reviews contact Wednesday, February 3, 2010 Blog Improvement Project: Week 1 Posted by Kari at 10:04 AM | I am very excited to participate in this year’s Blog Improvement Project (from henceforth abbreviated as BIP for the sake of my fingers). I started this blog last April and by the time I actually […]

Consuming Culture: The Obligatory BEA Week Planning Post

Pages about reviews contact Friday, May 21, 2010 The Obligatory BEA Week Planning Post Posted by Kari at 2:51 PM | I’m just gonna hop on the bandwagon and throw a quick note out there about next week’s exciting book adventures in the Big Apple. It’s BEA and Book Blogger Con…yayyyy! As a resident New […]

Consuming Culture: Art of the Ideal Bookshelf

Pages about reviews contact Wednesday, September 29, 2010 Art of the Ideal Bookshelf Posted by Kari at 2:07 PM | I stumbled upon these little gems during my daily interactions with the internet. Ideal Bookshelf is an ongoing project by artist Jane Mount in which she paints sets of books. There are cooking sets and […]

Consuming Culture: Booking Through Thursday: Bad Books

Pages about reviews contact Thursday, August 13, 2009 Booking Through Thursday: Bad Books Posted by Kari at 11:23 AM | A weekly question to provoke discussion—it’s time for Booking Through Thursday! This week’s question is… What’s the worst book you’ve read recently? This is easy. My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult. I’d read two Jodi Picoult […]

Consuming Culture: Book Blogger Appreciation Week: Hello!

Pages about reviews contact Friday, August 7, 2009 Book Blogger Appreciation Week: Hello! Posted by Kari at 10:21 AM | The first of many activities to come from Book Blogger Appreciation Week, this is a bit of a “getting to know you” exercise. Hopefully in the coming weeks, you’ll get to know a little more […]

Consuming Culture: Book Blogger Appreciation Week: Hello!

Pages about reviews contact Friday, August 7, 2009 Book Blogger Appreciation Week: Hello! Posted by Kari at 10:21 AM | The first of many activities to come from Book Blogger Appreciation Week, this is a bit of a “getting to know you” exercise. Hopefully in the coming weeks, you’ll get to know a little more […]

Consuming Culture: Books on NPR

Pages about reviews contact Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Books on NPR Posted by Kari at 3:37 PM | As part of my own personal project to stay attune to NPR podcasts, I’ve been spending a good portion of the day at work catching up on last week’s programs. And lo and behold, they talk about books […]