Harper Re-Releasing 1956 Coming-Of-Age Novel Chocolates For Breakfast

I don't make a habit of reviewing galleys of books that get sent to me, because — unlike panning The Hangover 3 or something, after which Todd Phillips will probably not show up at my house with tear-stained sleeves — there is the distinct possibility that the author will read my review, and I don't like to hurt… » 5/25/13 3:30pm 5/25/13 3:30pm

'The Bell Jar' Gets a Hideous Makeover

If Sylvia Plath hadn't already killed herself, she probably would've if she saw the new cover of her only novel The Bell Jar. For a book all about a woman's clinical depression that's exacerbated by the suffocating gender stereotypes of which she's expected to adhere and the limited life choices she has as a woman,… » 1/23/13 5:00pm 1/23/13 5:00pm