Book Review: “Such a Pretty Fat” by Jen Lancaster

Since Jen Lancaster will be coming to Atlanta next month, I decided to finally read her latest book, “Such A Pretty Fat”. Jen successfully pitched the proposal for this weight loss memoir to her publisher before actually losing any weight. She believed the obligation to write this book would serve as the motivation she needed to finally adopt a healthier lifestyle. At least, as the following chapter title stated, “It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time”. Anybody who… Read more »

Sybil Baker, author of The Life Plan stops by for a Chat on her Blog Tour

Sybil Baker, author of The Life Plan stops by for a Chat on her Blog Tour

If you received our Email Blast, remember, we are holding a contest to win a signed copy of Sybil’s book, The Life Plan, to those that comment. So, grab a cup of coffee, pull up a chair, and enjoy the chat, and share your thoughts, and comments, at the end. Some of our club members were delighted to meet Sybil at The Blue Elephant in Decatur, GA and we’re glad we could have her back for a more intimate chat… Read more »

April is National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month

Celebrate poetry this month by participating in one of the many events around town. Check your local library for a listing of library sponsored events. Also, now would be a great time to check out one of the many coffee shops that host open mic nights year round. Urban Grind Coffeehouse in Atlanta features weekly Poetry Nights on Thursdays at 7-10pm. Discuss this post with us #liveauthor http://www.twitter.com/authorexposure Check out our Book Addict Inspiration on http://www.pinterest.com/authorexposure/book-decor/

The Dumbest Generation by Mark Bauerlein

Get in on this debate! Is technology making the current generation dumb? Mark Bauerlein, author of the Dumbest Generation, a book about how Generation Y’s technological dependence makes them stupider, debates recent Emory Goizueta Business School Graduate David Feldman on CNN World Report. Anyone leaving a comment about this video will be entered into a drawing to receive a signed copy of the book. Discuss this post with us #liveauthor http://www.twitter.com/authorexposure Check out our Book Addict Inspiration on http://www.pinterest.com/authorexposure/book-decor/

Author Expose – Walter Mosley book signing in Atlanta

Author Expose – Walter Mosley book signing in Atlanta

A genre-bending author who can move from science-fiction to mysteries,Walter Mosley is perhaps best-known — and loved — for his 1940s and ‘50s noir crime novels starring the cool, complex detective Easy Rawlins. With The Long Fall, Mosley leaves behind the Los Angeles setting of his Easy Rawlins and Fearless Jones series (Devil in a Blue Dress, etc.) to introduce Leonid McGill, a New York City private detective, who promises to be as complex and rewarding a character as Mosley’s… Read more »