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Why Gin is Becoming the Latest Tonic of Choice

Mar 4
Gin has been Britain's drink of choice since the 1700s, but with a nickname like "mother's ruin," the spirit's reputation has taken some knocks. Thanks to some crafty distillers, a new gin craze is buzzing across the pond.

Hotspots Profiles 'Boystown,' A Hot New Book Series

By Mike Halterman | Feb 28
"Boystown," featuring both straight and gay characters, is a series of novels following the live, loves, and affairs of a group of people living in Chicago's Boystown area. HotSpots spoke with author Jake Biondi.

Lesbian Romance Novels Give Readers a Guilty Escape

By Winnie McCroy | Feb 27
If you're looking for a bit of literary "junk food," Christine Svendsen of Sapphire Books Publishing has a full menu of romance, action, science fiction and adventure, all featuring lesbians.

Barnes & Noble to Keep Nook Digital Business After All

Feb 27
Barnes & Noble is keeping its Nook Media digital business after all. The bookseller had planned to combine Nook and its college bookstores into a single company separate from its retail operations.

The Top 10 Books on Apple's iBooks-US

Feb 18
Top Paid iBook charts for week ending February 16, 2015.

The Top 10 Books on Apple's iBooks-US

Feb 11
Top Paid iBook charts for week ending February 9, 2015.

Out There :: Life with Bertie Wooster

By Roberto Friedman | Feb 7
Isn't it playing with dynamite to attempt to recreate the old Wooster magic on the page?

Book Offers Info on Establishing Family Values

By Brooke Lefferts | Feb 5
Money can be a touchy subject for people of all income levels, but a new book on the importance of teaching kids to handle their finances suggests parents stop avoiding the topic and start talking turkey.

Amid 'Mockingbird' Sequel Buzz, Worries About Lee's Wishes

By Jay Reeves | Feb 5
Hometown friends and fans of "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee are struggling to reconcile a publisher's sensational announcement with the image of the elderly writer at her sister's recent funeral.

Author's Hometown Excited, Perplexed By 'Mockingbird' sequel

By Jay Reeves | Feb 4
In the small Alabama town author Harper Lee made famous with "To Kill a Mockingbird," the Southern classic novel can be seen and felt everywhere.

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