One book, four readings

A former Peninsula Players play The Reading Show in Björklunden. File photo of Brian Kelsey. This month, four local theater companies are hosting Play Readings in conjunction with Door County Readings. The plays vary greatly in plot, genre, and tone, but they all explore some aspects of this year’s Door County Reads selection, Andrew Graff’s … Read more

The best cases for the Samsung Galaxy Book 3 Pro series in 2023

You’ll want to protect your new Samsung Galaxy Book 3 Pro with these cases and sleeves, ensuring your device won’t get scratched or bent. One of the highlights of Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event was the new Galaxy Book 3 Pro series. Similar to previous Samsung Galaxy laptops, these premium devices have beautiful screens, come … Read more

But is it a book? What if it was covered in concrete? The new UChicago fair begs just that question. – Chicago Tribune

Have you ever read “Betonbuch”? Don’t search for it on Amazon. There are only 100 copies. And in fact, no one read it. Not even one copy has been cracked. literally. The author was the German artist Wolf Vostel, most famously as part of the Fluxus artist community of the 1960s and 1970s whose experimental … Read more

Prince Harry, paranoid about the press, ran ‘loyalty tests’ that left palace aides ‘exhausted’: book

Prince Harry’s paranoia about the British press existed long before Meghan Markle even came into the picture. The UK Times’ Valentine Law claimed the Duke of Sussex, 38, had an “obsession with media” that led him to run “loyalty tests” on his palace aides, leaving them “exhausted”. “If he had a passion with the media, … Read more

Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth’s new book, “I’m Not a Philosopher, But I Have Ideas,” delivers a real dose of sunshine

If you’re a reader of this column, you’ve probably noticed that I gravitate toward self-help books that are practical, science-based, and without much fanfare. And it might surprise you that I was delighted with Kristin Chenoweth’s book I’m Not a Philosopher, But I Have Ideas, a book that’s more faith-based, earnest, and frankly, kind of … Read more

“River Sing Me Home” by Eleanor Shearer Is GMA’s Book Club February Pick

“River Sing Me Home,” author Eleanor Shearer’s debut novel, is Book Club’s February Book Club “GMA” Novel of the Month. The book follows Rachel, a mother in the early 19th century, and her powerful journey across the Caribbean to find her stolen children in the aftermath of slavery. It offers a look at the ambiguity … Read more

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry acted like ‘a couple of teenagers,’ palace sources allege in explosive new book

Buckingham Palace chose to keep the findings of their investigation into allegations of bullying against Meghan Markle private – and one author is not surprised. In June of last year, palace officials told reporters that the details of their independent review were not being released to protect the confidentiality of those who took part. Current … Read more