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It’s Lit: Vacay Looks Inspired by Our Fave Beach Reads

There's no denying our love of sunnies and sandals, but sometimes a new book can be your best beach accessory. If your reading list is in need of a refresh, read on to discover our favorite page-turners and the shoreline styles inspired by them! Read more »

UPDATED: Win a Signed Copy of Homemakers

We love us some Brit + Co, so naturally, we were psyched to check out Brit Morin's new book, Homemakers. In celebration of this DIY-tastic guide to all things awesome, we're giving away five signed copies! Read more »
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Lit Loves: Mary Robinette Kowal, Author and Puppeteer

If you enjoy Jane Austin and think adding magic can improve anything, you'll adore this Lit Love! Read more »
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Lit Loves: Edward Gorey

An artist, playwright, author, and animal activist with a penchant for collecting cats, Edward Gorey had an odd sense of humor. Read more »
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Lit Loves: Peter S. Beagle, Novelist, Poet, and Songwriter

This Lit Love has won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards, and he received a World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2011. Read more »
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A Book DIY Project Your BFF Will Love

Turn an old book into a super-fancy case for a fall mixtape. Read more »
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Lit Loves: The Truly Fascinating Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter helped to pave the way for female voices in predominantly male spheres and provided us with dear Peter Rabbit and co. Read more »
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The Ways Victorian Book Designs Win Our Hearts

There are many aesthetic reasons to cherish vintage books. Read more »
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Why Mary Stewart’s Books Should Be Your Beach Reading This Summer

Mary Stewart was an inspiration, and I hope that someday I can be half the writer that she was. Read more »

Lit Loves: Edith Wharton, First Female Pulitzer Prizewinner

Find out why we love this Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Read more »
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