One is never alone with a book nearby, don’t you agree? Every page reminds us of a day that has passed and makes us relive the emotions that filled it. Happy hours underlined in red pencil, dark ones in black…
John Fricke, Oz historian extraordinaire, serves up a brand new coffee table book for Garland and Oz lovers alike, from Down East Books. Click here to find out about all his inspirations in our latest Riffle Backstory!
I have a passion for teaching kids to become readers, to become comfortable with a book, not daunted. Books shouldn’t be daunting, they should be funny, exciting and wonderful; and learning to be a reader gives a terrific advantage.
Riffle Backstory: Q & A with Kevin S. Decker, author of "Who is Who?: The Philosophy of Dr. Who"
With the Dr. Who phenomenon buzzing at more of a breakneck pace than ever, everyone wants a piece–even and perhaps especially the nerdiest of TV lovers. Kevin S. Decker, whose “Who is Who?” quenches that thirst, answers my questions here.
I want to take ‘entrepreneur’ off that pedestal. It’s a fancy-sounding French word, but at the end of the day, it just means 'getting stuff done’ — like, having ideas, putting yourself in sort of awkward situations, finding yourself in something that is different and new — and being comfortable failing a lot, too.