Whether you’re looking for a great last minute gift, or plan to use this holiday time to finally catch up on your reading, here’s a list of our favorite books of the year, no matter where your interests lie – from the best fiction to some of the most intriguing memoirs, and everything in between.
“Modern Classic” doesn’t actually mean anything specific. I would loosely define it as something written in the last 50 years that has the potential to be required reading in some university program or MFA course if it isn’t…January 14, 2021Katherine Hutchison
It could be said that the ability to put yourself in someone else’s shoes, to fully see things from another person’s perspective, is one of the greatest achievements of empathy one could hope to attain. And what better…December 31, 2020
Located in the shadow of Griffith Park and its iconic Observatory and nestled on Vermont Avenue—one of LA's few walkable streets—Skylight Books has been a favorite of the historic LA neighborhood of Los Feliz since '96. Over the…April 19, 2021Ilaria Urbinati
“Sometimes, immersed in his books, there would come to him the awareness of all that he did not know, of all that he had not read; and the serenity for which he labored was shattered as he realized…November 6, 2020