The Literary Traveler Summer Reading Challenge

By Amanda Festa Summer is in full swing, and with so many gorgeous days to take advantage of, we are […]

Summer Reading for the Literary Traveler — Beat the Heat and Join the Challenge!

Introduction by Amanda Festa Summer reading is as representative of the season as backyard BBQs and beach days.  If you […]

The New “Meant to Be”: An Interview with YA Author Lauren Morrill

By Amanda Festa I devoured Lauren Morrill’s debut young adult novel Meant to Be in one sitting.  I was visiting my college […]

The Hunger Games: Why the Apocalypse is the New Vampire

By Amanda Festa I will clear the air right away and say, I was a fan of Twilight.  It seems […]

Twilight Saga: A Modern Fairytale

by Mia Murphy I had the novel in my possession for two weeks before attempting to read it.  One day, […]