Summer Re-Reading With Deb Eleanor

I was recently on a panel at the South Carolina Book Festival where our topic was “Great Summer Reads.” At the outset, I mused that there is no corollary to the summer read. No one ever says, “Hey! This’ll make a great winter read!” I think this is all due to the way we set up our educational system. Because we grew up with summers off from school, those months…

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

The Debutante Ball Welcomes Wendy McClure

We’re so happy to have Wendy McClure taking a spin on the Ball today to celebrate the release of The Wilder Life! Wendy McClure is an author, a columnist for BUST magazine, and a children’s book editor. Her essays have appeared in the The New York Times Magazine, The Chicago Sun-Times, and in a number of anthologies. Her previous books include the 2005 memoir, I’m Not the New Me, and…

Thursday, April 21, 2011