Britany Freeman

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Books About Love to Melt Your Icy Heart

A literary erotic thriller, a P.T.S.D. love story, a dystopian romance, and a dash of poetry to get you in the mood for Valentine’s Day.<p>Love is in the air. And featured on pink and red boxes of chocolate. And on glittery greeting cards at the drugstore. And all over your Instagram feed. And in …

Books

Book Review - Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

<i>Michelle Herbert reviews Firefight by Brandon Sanderson…</i><p>The second novel in <b>The Reckoners</b> series,<b>Firefight</b> starts not long after the events of</b> …

The Best Nonfiction Books of 2014

The CIA’s love affair with Dr. Zhivago, a female Thoreau’s fight to save sea turtles, the Parthenon’s secrets, and a history of the office—it was a …

January 2015 Manga New Releases

Didn’t get quite what you wanted for the holidays? Well never fear -- whether you’re cleaning up someone else’s mess or cleaning up with a stash of …

Manga

19 Page-Turners To Enjoy While Snowed In

Snowstorms unquestionably create a massive hassle for many -- the entire region grinding to a halt can have real ramifications, especially if your boss won't let you stay home from work despite the slippery roads. If you're lucky enough to be snowed in with nowhere urgent to go, however, it can be …

Three young adult books worth a read

<b>The Darkest Part of the Forest</b><p><i>By Holly Black, Little, Brown, 336 pages, $20</i><p>Siblings Hazel and Ben live in Fairfold, an odd little town where humans live amicably but tenuously with the fae-folk – the "fair" of Fairfold. Both grew up enamoured with an enigmatic young man who has been sleeping in a …

9 Best Bets for This Month

<i>Originally published on Kirkus</i><p>January is full of temporary doldrums: you have to pick yourself up from the holidays, trudge back to work and reckon with your goals and the time that’s passing by since everyone won’t stop talking about their New Year’s resolutions. Leave all that by the wayside with …

New Releases 1/27/2015 - Unbound Worlds

<b>HARDCOVER</b><p><b>Pacific Fire</b><br>by Greg van Eekhout<p><b>The Man Who Made Models</b><br>by R.A. Lafferty and John Pelan<p><b>Inside a Silver Box</b><br>by Walter Mosley<p><b>The Great Zoo of</b> …

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of January 24

Media tie-ins are well known to power titles up the ranks of the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List.<p>And this week, the Bradley Cooper film adaptation of <i>American Sniper</i> drives two separate editions of the book into the No. 1 and No. 22 spots of this week's top 25.<p>That's in a week when …

Books

Check Out These 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Read-Alikes

Love <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>? Check out these tempting titles handpicked by our librarians. These series are sure to please. (WARNING: Contents WILL Be Hot!)<p><b>The Breathless Trilogy by Maya Banks</b><p>Gabe, Jace, and Ash are three powerful, wealthy friends used to getting what they want, both in and out of the …

Book Review: Spice by Jenna Jameson and Jaime Schmidt

Fairy tales might just come true for porn stars, or at least this seems to be the theme in the erotic novel <i>Spice</i> (Skyhorse 2014) by Jenna Jameson and Jaime K. Schmidt. This is the third and last book in a trilogy (<i>Sugar</i> and <i>Honey</i>) that features former porn stars who find love (and sex) after a …

Books

What to Eat After Your Workout to Gain Muscles or Lose Weight

<b>The food you eat after your workout</b> could truly make or break the effort you just did. As much as the snacks you eat before your workout are crucial, …

Nutrition

How to Lose Belly Fat at Any Age

Metabolic slowdown is a real thing. It's due to your muscle mass declining—by up to eight percent each decade after age 30 and up to 10 percent after the big 5-0. "You lose about a half pound of lean muscle every year in your twenties, thirties, and forties, and once you hit your fifties, you lose …