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Should You Give Someone A Book?

Should You Give Someone A Book?

Jon Adams is an illustrator, designer, and writer living in San Francisco with his wife and their shrimp. He’s made things for MTV, Wired, Netflix, McSweeney’s, lots of comic book publishers, and himself.

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The Kind of Book You Can’t Put Down: ‘The Tragedy Paper’ by Elizabeth LaBan

Students at the Irving School, past and present, are all about tradition. In terms of academics, the Tragedy Paper—a huge English assignment that serves as the senior thesis—easily carries the most weight for the senior class. In terms of social...

movallibrary: The only problem is that reality will still be there when you get out. “…the magic of escapist fiction is that it can actually offer you a genuine escape from a bad place and, in the process of escaping, it can furnish you with armor, with knowledge, with weapons, with tools you can take back into your life to help make it better… It’s a real escape — and when you come back, you come back better-armed than when you left.” - Neil Gaiman