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Here's what you should know about the decade-spanning, nine-book series.
Since Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City premiered on Netflix in June, the limited series has sparked a renewed interest in its source material: a series of nine books, written over decades by the beloved writer and LGBTQ activist Armistead Maupin. Here, ...
The tradition dates back to 1886.
Today, New York City welcomed the World Cup-winning U.S. Women's National Team (USWNT) home in style—with a ticker-tape parade, one of the city's most beloved traditions. It's the 207th official ticket-tape parade, and the first since 2015, which was also held to ...
Five standout new releases of the month—and one old favorite to revisit.
This month, dive into a troubling account of life in a 1960s boarding school, devour a culinary adventure around the globe, try a novel about the effects a top-notch education can have on the parents of those receiving it, consider a look ...
For the British monarch, age is just a number
Queen Elizabeth is just weeks away from her 93rd birthday, but she's showing no signs of slowing down, at least not when it comes to her equestrian endeavors.Earlier this week, she was spotted riding at Windsor Castle alongside her head groom Terry Penury.The ...
In honor of the 80th anniversary of 'Gone With the Wind.'
On December 15, 1939, David O. Selznick's Gone With the Wind premiered starring Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara and Clark Gable as Rhett Butler. Based on a best-selling book, the film went on to become one of the highest grossing movies of ...
A big family novel, a memoir about a mother's love, and the wild and buzzy new fantasy series, plus one old favorite to revisit.
This month, read a novel about a wild American Dynasty, a heartfelt story of how our families can shape us, a literary fantasy epic, a guidebook to modern philanthropy, and—just in time for Valentine's Day—what might be the most romantic story of ...
But organizers said it could be even bigger if the venue in Manila wasn't so expensive
To say that the Big Bad Wolf Book Fair was a hit last year is an understatement. For 11 days last February, Filipino bookworms flocked to World Trade Center in Pasay City just to get their hands on books for a bargain.The ...
Sing like no one is watching (even if they are).
I must admit I enjoy singing when no one is watching.In the shower, in the car, in my room when no one else is around.I used to take voice classes regularly just de-stress.But sing in public? No thanks.So when the Peninsula Manila ...