La Casa Azul - La Casa Azul Bookstore is the only independent literature hub of this vibrant Latin American neighbourhood, the first in New York with an emphasis on Latino culture and always up for being a charming host to community events and programs every chance it gets...
review of The Last Asylum by Barbara Taylor, The Guardian Jan 30 2014 "Anyone who thinks that madness is ...defective brain chemistry needs to look harder at the overwhelming correlation between economic deprivation and mental illness" (Taylor)
Edinburgh, Scotland - Each August the city hosts the biggest arts festival in the world. Other annual events include the Hogmanay street party and Beltane. Edinburgh is the world's first UNESCO City of Literature and the city's Old Town and New Town are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world and regularly polls as one of the best places to live.
'Atlas Shrugged' No Longer Ranks Among Americans' Top Ten Favorite Books
All races love the Bible equally well, but there's a troubling difference in the number 2 slot: Caucasians pick Gone with the Wind, while blacks pick Moby Dick. -Chloe Schama in 'Atlas Shrugged' No Longer Ranks Among Americans' Top Ten Favorite Books' on newrepublic.com