Danielle Steel’s Desk Is a Pile of Her Own Books

Danielle Steel’s Desk Is a Pile of Her Own Books

Book Culture

Where does the bestselling author alive draw her inspiration from? Herself!   Vanity Fair recently did an article on Danielle Steel on account of her new book, Fairytale. Steel gave them an inside look at her office in San Francisco. The walls feature framed copies of her book covers and her desk is a stack of three of her New York Times #1 fiction bestsellers: Star, Heartbeat, and Daddy. The biggest competition is the one in the mirror, am I right? Take a look at her awesome office space.    Image Via Vanity Fair    Fairytale hits shelves on October 10th. Order your copy here! It’ll 100% be magical.   Feature …

Can You Pass Strand Bookstore’s Job Application Quiz?

Can You Pass Strand Bookstore’s Job Application Quiz?

Book Culture Quizzes

Landing a job at Strand Bookstore isn’t an easy feat. It takes great customer service skills and a vast knowledge of books from all genres to qualify for a job in sales. In their job applications, Strand includes mandatory literary quizzes to test exactly how bookish incoming employees are.    In 2016, The New York Times teamed up with Strand and released five quizzes from years past. Do you have what it takes to ace Strand Bookstore’s quiz? Find out here!   Image Via FileMagazine   Keep in mind, this quiz is updated every three years in order to diversify hires. So if …

Are you Rae-dy for Season 2 of Insecure?

Are you Rae-dy for Season 2 of Insecure?

Book Culture

We can’t get enough of Issa Rae. From her humble beginnings with YouTube show Awkward Black Girl to her New York Times bestselling memoir ‘Misadventures of Awkward Blackgirl’ to her hit HBO show ‘Insecure’ everything she touches turns to gold. We can’t wait to see what’s in store for Issa and her friends this season!    ‘Insecure’ follows Issa, her boyfriend Lawrence and best friend Molly as they muddle through their haywire day to day lives. While the trope of dissatisfied twenty-somethings has been done to death in the world of sitcoms, it has been noted numerous times that ‘Insecure’ …