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Now Reading: February 2017

Abigail Lalonde

February celebrates two things: black history and Valentine’s Day. At Literary Mama, some of us celebrated via our literary choices.


Now Reading: January 2017

Abigail Lalonde

This month, some of us at Literary Mama are sharing the books we’ve received or gifted to ourselves.


Now Reading: December 2016

Abigail Lalonde

We have one final list of book recommendations to offer our readers to wrap up 2016.


Now Reading: November 2016

Abigail Lalonde

This month, some of us at Literary Mama have a few nontraditional suggestions for you if you’re looking for a book to read during what is usually a hectic time of the year.


Now Reading: October 2016

Abigail Lalonde

Celebrate the Halloween season with these spooky and fantastical reading picks from the staff of Literary Mama.


Now Reading: September 2016

Abigail Lalonde

The hustle and bustle of September can leave us all a little frazzled and in need of an escape. In this month’s Now Reading, we are featuring the books some of us Literary Mamas read when we need more than Calgon to take us away. These books represent our escape into the written word when we can’t actually leave our daily routines.


Now Reading: August 2016

Abigail Lalonde

One of my favorite things to do on vacation is talk to people about books, specifically what book they’ve chosen to bring with them, tucked away in their carry on, or in an ambitious stack in their checked bag. With little space in a suitcase, it’s so interesting to see what people have chosen as worthy enough to pack.


Now Reading: June 2016

Abigail Lalonde

It’s time to pick up that book you’ve been meaning to get to all year. Maybe you’re like me with an ever-growing pile of To be Read books spilling from the nightstand, or maybe you need a good suggestion to get your summer reading going. Whatever type of reader you are, we have your covered in this month’s Now Reading list.


Now Reading: May 2016

Abigail Lalonde

With summer just around the corner, the school year winding down, and extended daylight, there seems to be a touch more time to crack open a book and escape into another world. If you’re looking for your next great read, look …


Now Reading: April 2016

Abigail Lalonde

It seems that many of us here at Literary Mama found something to read this month that resonates within us, giving us pause to reflect on how the work compares to our own lives, be it with poetry, memoir, or fiction.