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St. Louis Books to Wrap and Give

St. Louis is lousy with writers...who are anything but lousy. There are also lots of great local bookstores in which you can pick up their works as you are tooling around, ticking off those final names from your holiday gift-buying list. more »

Dec 15, 2014 11:49 AM Literary 2 Comments

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The Novel Neighbor: Webster Groves' Newest Bookstore (and Art Gallery, Classroom, and Hangout Spot)

The brainchild of Holland Saltsman, Webster Groves resident, mother, wife, and local business advocate, The Novel Neighbor envisions itself as a versatile enterprise—a bookstore that celebrates books, but many other things as well. more »

Nov 24, 2014 8:21 AM Literary

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A december to Remember

Resurrecting a legendary little magazine. more »

Nov 14, 2014 9:21 AM Literary

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William Least Heat-Moon's New Memoir Revisits His Classic Book "Blue Highways"

Heat-Moon’s new book, "Writing Blue Highways: The Story of How a Book Happened," lets readers relive his journey, but from a new, contemplative perspective. more »

Nov 10, 2014 9:24 AM Literary

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Q&A: A Conversation With Andy Cohen

In 2012, Andy Cohen wrote about his journey from TV-addicted Clayton teenager to Bravo exec in his memoir Most Talkative. This month, he releases The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year... more »

Oct 17, 2014 9:39 AM Literary


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