5 (Fun) Books to Instantly Improve Your Grammar

5 (Fun) Books to Instantly Improve Your Grammar

Happy Proofreading Day! Go thank an editor, and ensure your participles aren’t dangling. Since reading dry grammar textbooks doesn’t = much fun for even the biggest of grammar nerds, we’ve got five playful, witty books for you that’ll instantly improve your grammar. I promise they’re all just a little more fun to read than The Elements of Style!

5 Things Interning At A Literary Agency Taught Me

5 Things Interning At A Literary Agency Taught Me

Book Culture

Interning at a literary agency was like being paid to eat candy all day. Except that I wasn’t paid and the books I read usually weren’t sweet. The internship entailed reading and reviewing manuscript submissions, working the front desk (aka awkwardly offering visitors coffee/tea and then just getting them water), and sending out mail. Over the course of those four months, I read tons of books and it’s likely only one or two of them will ever make it to publication. It was a time of ‘business casual’ clothing and free Nespresso coffees that taught me a lot about how …