Barbara Basbanes Richter

July 22, 2020
I don’t know about you, dear readers, but it’s been nothing short of a miracle for me to focus on much other than the parade of horribles happening right now.
July 8, 2020
Alcott completists, take note: Though she died in 1888, Little Women author Louisa May Alcott is back with a new story.
June 24, 2020
The secret to great book design may be akin to an exquisite ballet performance: the experience is nearly perfect when the effort and work put into the creation o
June 10, 2020
"Where were you during the coronavirus pandemic of 2020," will become a common query of us by generations to come.
May 27, 2020
Ready or not, parts of the country are beginning to reopen, but opportunities to exercise those
May 13, 2020
In another pandemic-era example that makes a compelling case for broadband to one day be reclassified as a
April 29, 2020
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is perhaps best remembered for creating the intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes.
April 15, 2020
Like nearly every other aspect of modern life today, what can migrate online is doing so at a rapid clip, and at first blush, it might seem that the announcement of San Francisco-based 
April 3, 2020
On the heels of Internet Archive's recent decision to launch a "National Emergency Library" by offering access to 1.4 million book
March 20, 2020
And now, a post totally unrelated to coronavirus, because we need to remember the beautiful things that light up our world: