Some stories need a little help to end well, and in "Parable of the Brown Girl" by Khristi Lauren Adams, the Bible is the place to find it.
Looking for something to do with the family while still practicing social distancing? How about a trip to a drive-in theater? There are currently five in Georgia including one in the metro Atlanta area. The others may require a day trip, but that could be fun too.
“Salt River” is a thriller-not-thriller. It’s clever, times two. Author Randy Wayne White’s Doc Ford spins a double scam in this story and it’s a plot line readers (and fans!) will love.
An homage to a chapter in American history is presented by The New Depot Players with their production of “Radium Girls” by D. W. Gregory and directed by Vic Flessas. One might be surprised to know that the dangers of radium were not known when it was discovered in 1898, and radium was thou…
At first look, “You Never Forget Your First” doesn’t seem to add a whole lot to the other volumes author Alexis Coe mentions in her early pages. Look again, though, and you’ll find a newer, updated George Washington here – one that’s seen through modern eyes.
“Medieval Bodies” is perfect for historians and medical sorts, but it should also appeal to the curious, and to anyone who wants something truly different.
Film crews for “Legacies,” a spinoff of “The Originals,” will be in Olde Town this week, setting up camp from Wednesday morning to Friday.
As a history of African American travel in the 20th century, “Overground Railroad” is incredible, filled with great continuity and plenty of side-stories to make it come alive.
You’ve always wanted your very own kingdom.
Imagine it: knights ready to joust and stables filled with noble steeds, your very own palace, a throne, and a crown with jewels. How awesome would that be
Reading “Marley” is like dancing with an octopus wearing stilettos: you’re going to get kicked by many somethings sharp, and it’s probably going to be the wit inside this book.
Author Sandra Dallas tells her Dust Bowl-era tale with historic detail, subtly letting kids know that the story is based in realism and isn’t far-fetched.
Dr. G. Wayne Clough will be the featured speaker at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center on Sunday, Oct. 27, at 4 p.m. in a free program open to everyone.
Author Joe Hill puts characters in situations that are distastefully disgusting and unimaginably frightening – a dead animal near a lake, a madman down the hall in your bedroom – but in Hill’s case, they’re exquisitely possible.
There’s no doubt about it: dogs are special. Yours, in particular, but sometimes you wonder: does Doggo really love you, or are you just a food dispenser? Is it fair to lay a human emotion on a canine?
Remember the days when your child asked incessant questions, whys, and whats? Now, he tends to learn things by himself, and “Surprising Stories Behind Everyday Stuff” can be one of the ways he does it.
ATLANTA – Tickets went on sale Friday for Good Times Productions' and The Fox Theatre's tribute concert "Atlanta Pop: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Atlanta International Pop Festival. The show will be held Dec. 6 at Atlanta's Variety Playhouse.
MCDONOUGH — Walking into the C.O. Polk Interactive Museum is like taking both a step into the past and the future.
Between social media, 4chan, and the spread of fake news, it’s hard to recall a time when the internet was meant to be a safe, beneficial thing.
Library lovers will want to check this book out. Readers of prison literature will find it arresting. If you’re just curious about behind-the-scenes at a different kind of library, “Reading Behind Bars” will have you under lockdown.
Folks who have been around church life for any length of time can often testify that the doors might be locked and the windows slammed shut, yet the devil will still manage to get inside. Call it a church split. Call it a church fight. Call it the topic of the latest book written by Conyers author Dr. Joe Lester.
Super-sensitive readers, please pass on this book because it’s riveting but also very disturbing. For true-crime buffs, though, it’s a gigantic “yes”: “The Family Next Door” will have you in its clutches until its back cover is closed.
Standing guard in the front yard of Matt Morris' Conyers home is “the sailor dude,” as he calls one of his prize works of art.
There isn't anything that says "summer" more than loading the old Vista Cruiser up with 10 of your sweaty pals and heading out to the drive-in. Drive-ins were in decline, but thanks to a dose of nostalgia, the ones that are left are running a healthy business.
Starting with a short tale of one small town’s excitement over a rumored taco emporium, author Adam Chandler tells the story of what the industry prefers to call “quick-serve restaurants.”
It was announced in June that Liz Stillerman, a Newton County native, would assume the position of artistic director on July 1, with Atlanta native Josh Schadl taking over as director of the CRB school and ballet master on the same day.