Kate Gilman Williams Proves Advocacy Has No Age Limit

by Lisa Davis on May 16, 2019

What happens when a 9-year-old girl meets a professional guide while on safari in South Africa? They turn intercontinental emails into a book that encourages a new generation to advocate for animals around the world!...

Texas Writers Month Revived to Celebrate 25 Years!

by Leona Barr on May 13, 2019

Texas Writers Month is back, just in time for the statewide event’s 25th anniversary. Begun in 1994 to support Texas authors and writers with book signings, readings, events and celebrations across the state, Texas Writers...

A Book Lover’s Guide to San Antonio

by Bebe Brown on April 3, 2019

Over its three illustrious centuries, San Antonio’s allure has captured the imagination of literary luminaries from Robert Frost to Sandra Cisneros. Those with an appreciation for the written word will find there is much to...

Five Minutes With Russ Whitlock, Author “The Texas White House”

by Lisa Davis on February 28, 2019

President Lyndon Baines Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson considered the LBJ Ranch in Johnson City, Texas ‘their heart’s home’ for the better part of their lives. During his political tenure, President Johnson and Lady Bird...

5 Fab Reasons to Flip To the 2018 Texas Book Festival

by Bebe Brown on October 25, 2018

The ACL of the book world is going on this weekend, October 27-28, in downtown Austin. So, grab everyone in your family (it’s super family friendly) and head to Congress Avenue and the Capitol.  Most...

Five Minutes With Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Real Estate Mogul at 90

by Leona Barr on October 16, 2018

Welcome W. Wilson, Sr. has led a life that rivals any Texas tall tale. In his nine decades, he has accomplished things many people only dream of experiencing---in multiple arenas. Entrepreneur, entertainer, Navy man, public...

Five Minutes With Jessica Honegger, World-Changing Entrepreneur + New Author

by Leslie Dadidakis on August 22, 2018

Jessica Honegger, founder and co-CEO of Noonday Collection, has spent the last eight years building her Austin-based direct sales jewelry and accessories company. A business that started as a means to fund Honegger’s international adoption...

The Best Summer Reading for Your Young Adults

by Ken Dunn on June 18, 2018

For those looking for some pleasurable summer reading, Ken Dunn, CEO and Founder of GoRead.com, picks his favorite Young Adult books. Young Adult books typically focus on protagonists facing real world problems throughout many different...