Spooky Books: Creepy reads for Halloweekend

Spooky Books: Creepy reads for Halloweekend

Hello there! I realize I’ve disappeared for a (long) while, but I’m back and hoping it stays that way this time around. Anyway, since Halloween is just two days away, I figured I would post some of my favorite scary books. And, let’s be real here, since Halloween falls on a Thursday this year, it just makes sense to celebrate […]

Bookish things to do in your 20’s

Buzzfeed posted an article today listing 65 must reads for people in their 20’s that I thought was really good. It’s a good mix of genres and authors, and I definitely plan on checking some of them out over the summer. You should too!

Beachy reads: What’s coming this summer and where to find it

Beachy reads: What’s coming this summer and where to find it

With another stressful finals week coming to a close, college students find themselves taking a breath of fresh, salt air. With schoolwork behind us, summer can finally begin. Finally a time to lay back on the beach without a care in the world. For many, it is the first time in months that allows for time to read for pleasure. […]

X marks the spot: a guide to local coffee shops

With school starting to wind down and finals fast approaching, college students are beginning to feel that familiar pressure, and will be needing all the caffeine they can get their hands on to stay up and cram for exams. To make this somewhat easier, I put a few of my favorite local coffee shops in the Camden County area together […]

Five bookish things to do this Spring

The nice weather finally seems like it’s here to stay, and many people may be feeling less inclined to sit inside with a book. I certainly don’t blame you! To help with this, I put together a list of my favorite book and coffee related activities to do in the spring. 1. Grab a friend and catch up over coffee. One […]

Zach Murphy shows that the small family business is still alive and well

Zach Murphy shows that the small family business is still alive and well

Murphy’s Loft, a used bookstore in Mullica Hill, New Jersey, has a lot more to offer customers than just books. With separate rooms for art and collectible vendors, the friendly, family run store is full of personality as it works toward rebuilding its formerly massive collection of books. Run by Zach Murphy, the grandson of the store’s former owner, Murphy’s […]