Jessica

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To Heaven and Back

• <b>Author:</b> Mary C. Neal, M.D.<p><b>New York Times bestseller</b><p><b>A kayak accident during a South American adventure takes one woman to heaven—where she experienced God’s peace, joy, and angels—and back to life again.</b> <br>In 1999 in the Los Rios region of southern Chile, orthopedic surgeon, devoted wife, and loving …

35 Signs You're A Recovering Renthead

Forget regret: there's no reason to feel embarrassed about the number of times you saw Rent on Broadway.

A new moment for 'Jekyll & Hyde,' opening pre-Broadway in Chicago

It has been 14 years since I spent some quality time with hard-core Jekkies. But I haven't forgotten.<p>The place was the Fisher Theatre in Detroit. The show was the touring production of Frank Wildhorn's "Jekyll & Hyde," replete with the square-jawed, irony-free, big-piped Chuck Wagner in the …

Broadway Theatre

All Hyde, all night in this over-the-top pre-Broadway revival

Frank Wildhorn's "Jekyll & Hyde" was never a subtle night of theater — more of a guilty, sexy pleasure, really, with high-wattage, hook-heavy power ballads that might not have had much of a connection to Robert Louis Stevenson's London (oh no), but given the right voices and a couple of pre-show …

Whimsical City Silhouettes by Jasper James

<i>0</i><p>Everything is possible, that means, you could also make a 360 degrees panorama picture like that one. Good examples were shared by a group of …

The Touch Screen Generation: How Much Should Parents Worry? (VIDEO)

How will your kids' use of technology affect their development? Does the time your toddler spends playing with your iPad or smartphone do more harm than good? How much should parents worry about their kids' screen time?<p>Hanna Rosin, senior editor at The Atlantic, appeared on HuffPost Live to discuss …

Bad Things Happen to Good Parents: Digital Parenting Tips

Digital parenting is just plain hard. Tim Woda, co-founder of UknowKids.com, understands this and is trying to help parents in the Internet age.<p>"Answer me this -- do you know who your child made friends with on Facebook yesterday?" Woda poses this question whenever he discusses Internet safety with …

Hi Meredith,<p>Long time reader, first time writer. My relationship issue involves dealing with a parent (in my case, a mom) who is so eager for her …

Articles about six book reading nooks on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable...<p>Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...<p>In Portland, Oregon, an eco-friendly home …

Bossypants

• <b>Author:</b> Tina Fey<p>Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on …

Waking Up in Heaven

• <b>Author:</b> Crystal McVea<p>An inspirational memoir of near-death experience, rebirth, divine mercy, and faith from first-time author Crystal Leigh McVea.<p>On December 10, 2009, McVea, a thirty-two-year-old mother of four, went to the hospital for a routine procedure. While undergoing treatment, her face …

Summer House

• <b>Author:</b> Nancy Thayer<p>BONUS: This edition contains a <i>Summer House</i> discussion guide and an excerpt from Nancy Thayer's <i>Island Girls</i>.<p>Thirty-year-old Charlotte Wheelwright seems to have at last found her niche, running an organic gardening business on the island of Nantucket, thanks in large part to her …

Don't Go

• <b>Author:</b> Lisa Scottoline<p>Lisa Scottoline has thrilled millions with her emotionally-charged novels that feature strong women exploring the boundaries of family, justice, and love. In her <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>Don't Go</i>, she breaks new ground and delivers the story of a soldier who discovers what it …

Gone Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Gillian Flynn<p><b>Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read</b><p><b>The #1 New York Times Bestseller</b><br>On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made …

Six Years

• <b>Author:</b> Harlan Coben<p><b>Harlan Coben explores the dangers of obsession in this #1 New York Times bestselling masterpiece of modern suspense.</b> <br>Six years have passed since Jake Fisher watched Natalie, the love of his life, marry another man. Six years of hiding a broken heart by throwing himself into his …

The Silver Linings Playbook

• <b>Author:</b> Matthew Quick<p><i>An enchanting first novel about love, madness, and Kenny G.</i><p>A <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>The Silver Linings Playbook</i> was adapted into the Oscar-winning movie starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. It tells the riotous and poignant story of how one man regains his memory …

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen Chbosky<p>Read the cult-favorite coming of age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Also a major motion picture starring Logan Lerman and Emma Watson, <i>The Perks of Being a Wallflower</i> is a funny, touching, …