MORE COMING ATTRACTIONS – Our Most Anticipated Book Adaptations

It’s been a little while since we checked in on some book adaptations, and we’ve got some more novels headed to the silver screen (or your iPhone screen). Here’s a list of some that we’re looking forward to! But first, let’s get an update on one featured in our last adaptations post. THE SUN IS…

SAM’S SPOTLIGHT – TRUE CRIME/THRILLERS

Have you watched all the true crime docs on Netflix? Are you (im)patiently waiting for the next one to come along? Our General Books Specialist, Sam, has some books for you to make your wait a little more bearable.  I know, I know, it has been a while since I, Sam, have posted a blog….

CHRIS’S FEBRUARY BOOK PICK – ON THE COME UP

Need something new to read? Our Marketing Specialist, Chris, recommends NYT Bestselling Author Angie Thomas’s sophomore novel: If anyone has had a conversation with me since March 2017, they know: I’m obsessed with The Hate U Give. I’m not the only one. Angie Thomas’s searing and thought-provoking debut, with 100 weeks on the New York…

SAM’S OCTOBER PICK – AFTER THE FIRE

AFTER THE FIRE BY WILL HILL “Before, she lived inside the fence. Before, she was never allowed to leave the property, never allowed to talk to Outsiders, never allowed to speak her mind. Because Father John controlled everything – and Father John liked rules. Disobeying Father John came with terrible consequences. But there are lies…

Readin’ with Reese

  Who Run The (Literary) World? Reese Witherspoon This woman is taking the book world by storm, and y’all just don’t even know. Reese Witherspoon has compiled the best of Southern life, peppering it with all of that charm we know and love, and bound it up in Whiskey in a Teacup, a lifestyle book…

JOHN’S FALL PICK: THE CALCULATING STARS

You’ve (hopefully) bought all of your textbooks, why not pick up something just for fun? Our course materials specialist, John, has a rec for you: The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal. Here’s more from John:   While I’m a book lover and enjoy most of what I read, it’s not often that I outright…

COMING ATTRACTIONS – Book Adaptations

If you love seeing your favorite books come to life on screen, then we’ve got a list for you! More and more books are being adapted into films and television series, and we’ve compiled a list of the ones we are looking forward to the most. We know that Hollywood can’t always capture every juicy…

Summer on The Plains

Summer in Auburn- it is the best of times and it is the worst of times. Summer means cookouts, swimming, and vacations. However, summer also means blazing heat and inevitable sweating. Here, we take a look at a summer on The Plains. Walking around in the Southern heat is dreadful. Is this sweat pouring down…

Top 10 reasons to get excited for Auburn football gameday 2016

I’d imagine Saturdays filled with tailgating, cheering in Jordan Hare, and good food are enough to get the average fan geared up for Auburn football this fall. But, just in case that still hasn’t sold you, here are ten reasons to be excited for the start of the 2016 season.  The Schedule Auburn will start the…